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Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 933 Reviews

Sultan Ahmet Camii, the Blue Mosque, was built by the sultan of the same name to out-wow the adjacent Aya Sofia. Built in the early 1600s, on the site of ...  Read more

New Mosque

4 star rating: Recommended 150 Reviews

Istanbul’s New Mosque is actually over 400 years old. Sitting at the southern end of the Galata Bridge, construction of the mosque began in 1597 but was not ...  Read more

Suleymaniye Mosque

4 star rating: Recommended 150 Reviews

The largest mosque in Istanbul, the Suleymaniye Mosque was built between 1550 and 1558 on the orders of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent. It is widely known as ...  Read more

Dolmabahce Palace (Dolmabahce Sarayi)

4 star rating: Recommended 27 Reviews

When the Ottoman sultans wanted to update their living space, they moved from the sprawling Topkapi complex on Seraglio Point to the more classically ...  Read more

Troy

It’s true, you need a fairly active imagination to people the ruins of Troy and bring this legendary site to life. But of the many names from history books and ...  Read more

Eminonu Square

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Review

Located in the heart of the old city, Eminonu has long been a popular neighborhood in Istanbul. Shortly after Turkey won its independence, the area underwent ...  Read more

Hippodrome (At Meydani)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1140 Reviews

Originally built in the third century, the Hippodrome of Constantinople was the sporting and cultural center of the former Byzantine capital for over 1,000 ...  Read more

Egyptian Obelisk

4.5 star rating: Recommended 946 Reviews

The Egyptian Obelisk is also known as the Obelisk of Theodosius or the Obelisk of Thutmose III. The Egyptian pharaoh Thutmose III originally ordered the ...  Read more

Anzac Cove

4.5 star rating: Recommended 175 Reviews

Anzac Cove is the small cove on Turkey’s Gallipoli Peninsula where the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) landed during World War I. It then became ...  Read more

Bursa

4.5 star rating: Recommended 49 Reviews

Standout architectural gems in Bursa include the Green Mosque (Yesil Camii) and Green Tomb (Yesil Turbe), early examples of the Ottoman style and featuring ...  Read more

Sultanahmet District

4.5 star rating: Recommended 29 Reviews

Leave the present day behind and take a wander around Old Istanbul, the wonderful old Sultanahmet district. This World Heritage-listed district is crammed ...  Read more

Beylerbeyi Palace

4 star rating: Recommended 266 Reviews

Located on the shores of the Bosphorus, on the Asian side of Istanbul, the Beylerbeyi Palace was a summer residence for Ottoman sultans and a guest house to ...  Read more

Rumeli Fortress

4 star rating: Recommended 241 Reviews

The Rumeli Fortress sits on a hill on the European side of Istanbul, overlooking the Bosphorus at its narrowest point. Built by Sultan Mehmed II prior to the ...  Read more

Taksim Square

4 star rating: Recommended 179 Reviews

Located on the European side of Istanbul, Taksim Square is the heart of the modern part of the city. It takes its name from the stone reservoir on the west ...  Read more

Eyup Sultan Mosque

4 star rating: Recommended 175 Reviews

The Eyup Sultan Mosque was the first mosque built by the Ottoman Turks after their conquest of Constantinople in 1453. Completed in 1458, it is located on the ...  Read more

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