7 days in Istanbul Itinerary

7 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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Istanbul
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Istanbul

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for sightseeing, museums, religious sites, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), browse the eclectic array of goods at Grand Bazaar (Kapali Carsi), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major airports are Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace

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