3 days in Istanbul Itinerary

3 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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3 days in Istanbul Itinerary

Start: Izmir, Turkey
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Istanbul
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
End: Izmir, Turkey

2
nights
Istanbul

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 museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Istanbul tour itinerary maker app.

Izmir to Istanbul is an approximately 2.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Izmir in March, expect nights in Istanbul to be much hotter, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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