2 days in Istanbul Itinerary

2 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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Istanbul
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Istanbul

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Queen of Cities

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and finally take an in-depth tour of Galata Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, steep yourself in history at Hagia Sophia, then get to know the fascinating history of Sultanahmet District, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Kuwait, the closest major aiports are Istanbul Airport and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In May, daytime highs in Istanbul are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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