5 days in Istanbul Itinerary

5 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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Istanbul
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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, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul online visit planner .

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major airports are Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Istanbul are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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