12 days in Istanbul Itinerary

12 days in Istanbul Itinerary

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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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), admire the masterpieces at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), wander the streets of Ortakoy, and take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Istanbul journey planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In October, daytime highs in Istanbul are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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