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Chora Museum

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Chora Museum

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Kariye Mahallesi, Kariye Camii Sokak, No: 18 EdirnekapI Fatih, Istanbul 34087 Turkey
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Join one of the best Bosphorus boat tours in Istanbul and admire the cosmopolitan city from a completely different perspective while enjoying the beautiful views of the Orient and the Occident at the same time. <br><br>Your Istanbul Welcome Card Marine Officer will welcome you at the pier and help you on the boat, hand you over our Bosphorus tour plan and explain you what will see on the boat tour. <br><br>Bosphorus Boat Tour<br><br>The Bosphorus is 32km long, separates Europe from Asia and connects the Marmara Sea to the Black Sea. Cruise along the Bosphorus between Asia and Europe and discover Istanbul tourist attractions, magnificent palaces, ancient castles, and other historical sites, as well as fine seaside residences and the Bosphorus bridge. Furthermore, you will have a glance at the spectacular pieces of authentic civic architecture on the European and Asian coast.<br><br>Our boat is departing hourly, if you should miss your departure time you can join the next departing boat.
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Despite the restoration, we were able to see most of the amazing, golden mosaics. I recommend you visit with a guide. You won't need more than an hour for sure.
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This is a great church but it is under restoration at present and will be for some years. It is however still worth making the effort to come to this part of Istanbul to see the mosaics. There is a nice shop inside and a lovely tea garden outside.But no re-admitting into the
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Like all of the main sites in Istanbul it is under renovation. You can’t see the outside of the building and there is a lot of construction noise. We arrived just under half an hour before the closing time advertised on their website, guidebooks and google and they wouldn’t let
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Definitely worth visiting just for all the beautiful mosaics. Another beautiful structure in old Istanbul with a lot of history.
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14th century Byzantine works with over 100 Mosaics depicting many Biblical scenes. If that is not enough there are Byzantine Frescoes as well. Part of this museum is closed for renovation but the rest are still worth a visit.
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