16 days in Istanbul Itinerary

16 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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Istanbul

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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 historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, and steep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip maker tool.

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major aiports are Istanbul Airport, Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Istanbul can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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