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Bebek Sahili
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Suleymaniye Mosque
#1 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Amazing mosque , with beautiful architecture and lovely green areas, from this place you can enjoy beautiful views of Istanbul, galata tower and the bridges.
best mosque in istanbul great view of the city from the garden inside it is amazing lovely ceramics beats the blue mosque hands down well worth the walk
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Historic Areas of Istanbul
#2 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
We recommend Hagia Sophia which has both Christian and Islamic architectural influences (though it was undergoing restoration when we visited), Topkapi Palace (which also has a lovely view of the sea), Basilica Ci...
This World Heritage Site includes structures such as the Sarayburnu, the Topkapı Palace, the Hagia Sophia, the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Irene, Zeyrek Mosque, Süleymaniye Mosque, Little Hagia Sophia and the W...
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Sultanahmet District
#3 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... Sophia), the Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii), the Byzantine Hippodrome, Yerebatan Saray (Sunken Palace Cistern), the Istanbul Archeological Museums, Great Palace Mosaic Museum, and several lesser sights...
Walking distance to almost every historical site in Istanbul, Great restaurants and cafe culture vibe, with lots of ambiance and excellent tram links making it easy to travel around the whole of Istanbul!
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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
#4 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Was an amazing visit in the hagia sofia me and my husband stayed 4 days in Istanbul and this was one of the amazing landmarks in Istanbul, the achitecture, history and culture was amazing!!!!!
The history of this place is amazing and you feel a real sense of the importance of this city, country, region while here!! Beautiful art work and architecture and some great views if you can get high enough to se...
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Blue Mosque
#5 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
A very fantastic Islamic Heritage ancient fine art mosque Sultan Ahmed or Blue Mosque recommended for visit in the best district and beautiful district of Sultan Ahmed in Istanbul, with near by other sites to visi...
Outstanding and thrilling view The architecture is magnificent, spiritual Must see landmark in Istanbul In heart of the Istanbul and very easy to access
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Basilica Cistern
#6 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The amazing architecture that has withstand for so many years is incredible to see! Along the way you discover incredible sights such as a Medusa's head column!
... of it is open that one can imagine its incredible scale, symmetryand primitive beauty (for trivia buffs - it is also featured in "From Russia with love" and "Inferno", so you know it is an important landmark).
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Ayasofya Hurrem Sultan Hamami
#7 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
It is perfectly clean, housed in the most beautiful and historic of buildings and is fascinating from every point of view.
Beautiful site, great service, great massage, very relaxing, really special, I can recommend it, if you want to treat yourself.
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Serefiye Sarnici
#8 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
It was worthy visit especially I had really good-time to enjoy the view despite of the smaller size compare to Basilica Cistern.
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Sultanahmet Square
#9 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Awesome view of blue mosque and Aya Sophia ,lovely gardens and if you love tulips ,its a great place to just relax and take in the history of the country and enjoy watching all the tourists
... (Sultan Ahmet Camii), the Byzantine Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Saray), Binbirdirek Cistern, the Istanbul Archeological Museums, Great Palace Mosaic Museum, and several lesser sights (see map below).
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Eyup Sultan Mosque
#10 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
After that, you can walk all the way down through a cemetery surrounded by lots of trees with wonderful views as well and at the end of the walk finally you can find the stunning Eyüp Sultan Camii, this is mosque...
Historically it has been Istanbul’s holiest site and was at one time the traditional site for the coronation ceremony of Ottoman Sultans, where new sultans were girded with the sword of Osman (Uthman) one of the P...
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Fatih Mosque and Complex
#11 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The site of the Fatih Mosque initiated by Mehmet the Conqueror around 10 years after the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople), belonged to the Church of Holy Apostles (Eastern Orthodox Church).
Go on a Wednesday and take in the huge and non-touristy fruit and veg and textiles market beside it....and carry on top visit the Yavuz Sultan Selim mosque with its brilliant views of the Golden Horn (10 minutes w...
Dolmabahce Palace
#12 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
This palace is the most beautiful palace i have ever seen, the rooms the gardens , everything is beautiful The palace was amazing I loved the architecture, and view of the palace, the view was amazing.
Wonderful historic magnificent place to visit with many amazing furnished rooms, exhibits and stunning gardens and views.
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Kucuk Ayasofya Camii (Church of the Saints Sergius and Bacchus)
#13 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Great place with magnificent view of the Historical Mosque.
Had fantastic days going to little hidden site which is older than the Ayasofya.
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Sehzade Mehmet Mosque
#14 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Şehzade Mosque is one of my favourite sights in Istanbul.
Mihrimah Sultan Camii
#15 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Away from the main tourist sites, but worth a visit if you want to find some inner peace in the hustle and bustle of Istanbul.
one of the most beautiful view in istanbul
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Greek Othodox Patriarchate
#16 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Pilgrimage site
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Bebek
#17 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The most splendid area in ISTANBUL where you can walk and relax watching the sea, and watching men fishing what splendid views, you can sit in one of the cafes spread all along, I recommend you go there.
Rumelian Castle...you pay only 12 lira and visit this wonderful castle and overlook at Bosporus Strait,the view is unforgettable.. unforgettable is the proper word for me to describe this paradise on earth...charm...
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Nuruosmaniye Camii
#18 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Besiktas
#19 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Great sea view with local restaurants and cafes which the designs makes it a combination of a modern and traditional environment that you would love.
You can walk straight to the coastal area wich has many exclusive restaurants and cafes with amazing sights of the bosphorus.
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Miniaturk
#20 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
It is an amazing place, once you see it you feel that you can finish with quickly, but once you start taking photos and reading each castle or a landmark it will take from you a minimum Two hours with fast-track s...
From miniature versions of Istanbul's big must-sees, to the awe inspiring landmarks of Central Anatolia and other regions.
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Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi
#21 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Caferaga Medresesi
#22 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The "manti" (dumplings/Turkish ravioli) was exquesite, our host (sorry, forgot your name - a skilled caligrapher with his workshop en site) very hospitable and friendly, and the handicraft on display of very high...
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Beylerbeyi Palace
#23 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
It is right next to the Bosphorus and offers a great view of the Bosphorus bridge.
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Ortakoy
#24 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Very historical square , if came Istanbul must be there , historical beauty connect with boshporus and bridge ... Nice view ... Must enjoy the street foods there and take a bost gor 1 h Bosphorus trip ... Recomended
... that you can amazing gifts for your family and lover Located directly on the sea which give the place a romantic view with many cafes available where you can food and sheesha Lovely hours can be spent there
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Bosphorus Bridge
#25 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Beautiful Bridge with Awesome View... Visited during our city tour in city tour bus... evening is the best time.
Hi everybody it's me again Went last October 2017 crossed bridge by bus,Interesting &The views are amazing, and you can see the bridge from Bosporus cruise and also from the bus tours or bus transportation ,you ca...
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Rustem Pasha Mosque
#26 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
In my opinion, it is one of the most beautiful sights in Istambul.
i was meeting up with some friends that wanted to show me this beautiful mosque that isnt like any other mosque i have visited,though it was small it had a high ceiling and large windows to take in the views with...
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Eyup
#27 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The Eyup Square has lots of cafes and restaurants (and it's delicious) while you're there you can visit Eyup Mosque and take the cart to go up to Pier Loti and have a view of the Golden Horn.
Amazing views from the top and very fresh pastries.
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Rumeli Fortress
#28 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Easily accessible, the size allows visitors to spread out in the fortress and climb the high walls and towers, where views extend all the way to the Black Sea on clear days.
Fortress gives a breathtaking view of the Bosphorus river.
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Camlica Hill
#29 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... IstanbulVisitors to Istanbul soon discover that this beautiful city has a great deal to offer.It’s a favorite picnic area in the city because of the relaxed ambience and stunning views of the surrounding areas.
it is a nice hill where you can see Istanbul city in a panoramic way you can take your children or you can go with you friends and family to have some snakes and enjoy the view of the sea
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KIz Kulesi
#30 of 459 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... your location) take the ferry (very very cheap), and enjoy the short trip through the sea between continents, the air in you face and the amazing view from both sides of the city, compare and appreciate them.
Viewed from the ferry tour up the Bospheros which passes many interesting landmarks and takes you to the point where East meets West.
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