15 days in Istanbul Itinerary

15 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: get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, admire the masterpieces at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), and delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Pakistan, the closest major airports are Istanbul Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Istanbul can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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