12 days in Istanbul Itinerary

12 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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Istanbul
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Istanbul

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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.
Visit Sultanahmet District and Galata Tower for their historical value. Step out of the city life by going to Dalia Beach and Florya Sahil Parkı. And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Grand Bazaar (Kapali Carsi), enjoy the sand and surf at Solar Plajı, take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, and explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church).

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul online route planner .

If you are flying in from Egypt, the closest major airports are Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Istanbul can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Sultanahmet District
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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