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Antalya
Washington
Day 11
05:00 pm
14h 52m
Estimate time
06:52 am
Plane
9,994 km
Day 12
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Travel Tips

Sure, I'd be glad to assist! Here are some travel tips for your visit to Antalya and Selçuk in Turkey:
Best Time to Visit:
The best time to visit Antalya is between April and November when the weather is warm and sunny. In Selçuk, spring (April-June) and fall (September-October) offer pleasant weather ideal for sightseeing.
Route and Accessibility:
Various international flights connect to Antalya airport. From there, Selçuk is about a 4 hour drive, or you can take a bus to Izmir and then a train to Selçuk.
Altitude and Acclimatization:
Both Antalya and Selçuk are not located at high altitudes, so acclimatization should not be an issue.
Accommodation and Booking:
There is a wide range of accommodations in both Antalya and Selçuk, from budget hotels to luxurious resorts. Booking in advance is always recommended, as both these spots are popular tourist destinations.
Clothing and Essentials:
Pack light-weight clothing for the warm sunny days and a light jacket for cooler evenings. In respect of Turkish etiquette, it's advised to dress modestly, especially when visiting mosques or religious sites. Comfortable walking shoes are essential.
Health and Safety:
Follow the general precautions like safe drinking water and sun protection. Also ensure that you have applicable travel insurance.
Local Etiquette and Respect:
In Turkey, it's common to greet people with a handshake. Keep in mind that modesty in dress is appreciated. Respect religious customs, especially during the month of Ramadan. Tipping is customary in restaurants and for taxi drivers. Also, Haggle on prices in markets, it's part of the culture.