3 days in Istanbul Itinerary
— 2 nights
Thu, Jul 20 - Sat, Jul 22
Istanbul — 2 nights
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.Appreciate the collections at Galata Tower and Topkapi Palace. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Historic Areas of Istanbul. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Mosque, admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern | Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, steep yourself in history at Basilica Cistern, and get to know the fascinating history of Sultanahmet District.
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In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
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