8 days in Istanbul Itinerary

8 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 museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, and steep yourself in history at Galata Tower.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul online route planner .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. January in Istanbul sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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