3 days in Istanbul Itinerary

3 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, historic sites, museums, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , wander the streets of Ortakoy, and take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Istanbul sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace

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