8 days in Istanbul Itinerary

8 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.
Attractions like Dalia Beach and Florya Sahil Parkı make great kid-friendly stops. Visit Basilica Cistern and Historic Areas of Istanbul for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, take a stroll through Sultanahmet District, explore the activities along Golden Horn, and admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya).

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from Finland, the closest major airports are Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In June in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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