15 days in Istanbul & Galatas Itinerary

15 days in Istanbul & Galatas Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 9 nights
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Galatas, Greece
— 5 nights

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

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.
On the 6th (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Hagia Sophia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip planner.

If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiports are Istanbul Airport, Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Galatas.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your trip
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Hagia Sophia
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History Museum
Topkapi Palace
4.4

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Galatas, Greece

Galatas ©
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galatas: Listis Beach (in Dimos Viannos), Odysseia Stables (in Avdou) and Homo Sapiens Museum (in Ano Kera). Spend the 10th (Mon) exploring the striking scenery along Lassithi Plateau.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Galatas driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Istanbul to Galatas. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Galatas are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Galatas

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Winery Stilianou
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Specialty Museum
Kazantzakis Museum
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Scenic Drive
Lassithi Plateau
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