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Cicek Pasaji
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Bebek Sahili
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Nuru Osmaniye Mosque
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Fethiye Camii
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Yavuz Selim Mosque
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Esenler Mosque
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Basilica Cistern
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Mosaic Museum
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Basilica Cistern
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Suleymaniye Mosque
Sacred & Religious Sites, Architectural Buildings
Sokollu Mehmet Pasa Mosque
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Suleymaniye Mosque
#1 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Amazing mosque , with beautiful architecture and lovely green areas, from this place you can enjoy beautiful views of Istanbul, galata tower and the bridges.
best mosque in istanbul great view of the city from the garden inside it is amazing lovely ceramics beats the blue mosque hands down well worth the walk
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Historic Areas of Istanbul
#2 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
We recommend Hagia Sophia which has both Christian and Islamic architectural influences (though it was undergoing restoration when we visited), Topkapi Palace (which also has a lovely view of the sea), Basilica Ci...
This World Heritage Site includes structures such as the Sarayburnu, the Topkapı Palace, the Hagia Sophia, the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, the Hagia Irene, Zeyrek Mosque, Süleymaniye Mosque, Little Hagia Sophia and the W...
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Sultanahmet District
#3 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... Sophia), the Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii), the Byzantine Hippodrome, Yerebatan Saray (Sunken Palace Cistern), the Istanbul Archeological Museums, Great Palace Mosaic Museum, and several lesser sights...
Walking distance to almost every historical site in Istanbul, Great restaurants and cafe culture vibe, with lots of ambiance and excellent tram links making it easy to travel around the whole of Istanbul!
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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
#4 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Was an amazing visit in the hagia sofia me and my husband stayed 4 days in Istanbul and this was one of the amazing landmarks in Istanbul, the achitecture, history and culture was amazing!!!!!
The history of this place is amazing and you feel a real sense of the importance of this city, country, region while here!! Beautiful art work and architecture and some great views if you can get high enough to se...
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Blue Mosque
#5 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
A very fantastic Islamic Heritage ancient fine art mosque Sultan Ahmed or Blue Mosque recommended for visit in the best district and beautiful district of Sultan Ahmed in Istanbul, with near by other sites to visi...
Outstanding and thrilling view The architecture is magnificent, spiritual Must see landmark in Istanbul In heart of the Istanbul and very easy to access
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Basilica Cistern
#6 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The amazing architecture that has withstand for so many years is incredible to see! Along the way you discover incredible sights such as a Medusa's head column!
The Basilica Cistern is a not-to-be-missed site in Istanbul!! Cool and damp, this ancient beautiful underground water storage cavern is fascinating.
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Sultanahmet Square
#7 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Awesome view of blue mosque and Aya Sophia ,lovely gardens and if you love tulips ,its a great place to just relax and take in the history of the country and enjoy watching all the tourists
... (Sultan Ahmet Camii), the Byzantine Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Saray), Binbirdirek Cistern, the Istanbul Archeological Museums, Great Palace Mosaic Museum, and several lesser sights (see map below).
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Eyup Sultan Mosque (Eyup Sultan Camii)
#8 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
After that, you can walk all the way down through a cemetery surrounded by lots of trees with wonderful views as well and at the end of the walk finally you can find the stunning Eyüp Sultan Camii, this is mosque...
Historically it has been Istanbul’s holiest site and was at one time the traditional site for the coronation ceremony of Ottoman Sultans, where new sultans were girded with the sword of Osman (Uthman) one of the P...
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Dolmabahce Palace
#9 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
There are incredible works of art inside the palace, but also the gardens and the view of the Bosphorus are extraordinary!! Be prepared to spend 2-3 hours inside this palace (including gardens) and take your time...
The palace is located near the sea with amazing sea view, the gardens around the palace are amazing decorated by white fence and many statues added to them more than one fountain.
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Fatih Mosque and Complex
#10 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The site of the Fatih Mosque initiated by Mehmet the Conqueror around 10 years after the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople), belonged to the Church of Holy Apostles (Eastern Orthodox Church).
Go on a Wednesday and take in the huge and non-touristy fruit and veg and textiles market beside it....and carry on top visit the Yavuz Sultan Selim mosque with its brilliant views of the Golden Horn (10 minutes w...
Mihrimah Sultan Camii
#11 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
one of the most beautiful view in istanbul
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Greek Othodox Patriarchate
#12 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Pilgrimage site
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Sehzade Mehmet Mosque
#13 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Şehzade Mosque is one of my favourite sights in Istanbul.
Kucuk Ayasofya Camii (Church of the Saints Sergius and Bacchus)
#14 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
We were here before 2 hours its a amazing place nice view good and charming recommended higlhy too everybody
Had fantastic days going to little hidden site which is older than the Ayasofya.
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Golden Horn
#15 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Golden Horn is crossing from Sultan Ahmet District towards modern Istanbul (Taksim Square) side amazing views if your here on a sunny day the Istanbul Sky Line with old, Historic buildings look amazing, Food here...
you can enjoy perfect view.. where will u see the buildings, mosques , nature and sea as well i really recommend visiting it
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Bebek
#16 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The most splendid area in ISTANBUL where you can walk and relax watching the sea, and watching men fishing what splendid views, you can sit in one of the cafes spread all along, I recommend you go there.
Rumelian Castle...you pay only 12 lira and visit this wonderful castle and overlook at Bosporus Strait,the view is unforgettable.. unforgettable is the proper word for me to describe this paradise on earth...charm...
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Rustem Pasha Mosque
#17 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Tucked away, up hidden steps in the market area, it is a masterpiece of design on a constrained site.
A landmark mosque and is so magnificent in size and history.
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Nuruosmaniye Camii
#18 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Miniaturk
#19 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
In this place you find all Turkey Historic landmarks samples, Like Sultanahmet,Hagia Sophia, Dolmabahce Palace, Suleymaniye Mosque, Topkapi Palace & all Historic landmarks.
It is an amazing place, once you see it you feel that you can finish with quickly, but once you start taking photos and reading each castle or a landmark it will take from you a minimum Two hours with fast-track s...
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The Bosphorus Bridge
#20 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Beautiful Bridge with Awesome View... Visited during our city tour in city tour bus... evening is the best time.
Hi everybody it's me again Went last October 2017 crossed bridge by bus,Interesting &The views are amazing, and you can see the bridge from Bosporus cruise and also from the bus tours or bus transportation ,you ca...
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Besiktas
#21 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
You can walk straight to the coastal area wich has many exclusive restaurants and cafes with amazing sights of the bosphorus.
Lovely part of Istanbul with famous football stadium, great restaurants and sites to visit.
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Caferaga Medresesi
#22 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The "manti" (dumplings/Turkish ravioli) was exquesite, our host (sorry, forgot your name - a skilled caligrapher with his workshop en site) very hospitable and friendly, and the handicraft on display of very high...
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Serefiye Sarnici
#23 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
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Corlulu Ali Pasa Medresesi
#24 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
Ortakoy
#25 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... taxi drivers a little bit lol) but ortakoy was simply amazing, the simplicity of it and at the same time the amazing view of the sea and the street food and the mosque and everything,amazing really amazing.
... that you can amazing gifts for your family and lover Located directly on the sea which give the place a romantic view with many cafes available where you can food and sheesha Lovely hours can be spent there
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St Anthony of Padua
#26 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
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Maiden's Tower
#27 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
The view is amazing in every season and if you like photography you should go there during sunset time and shoot some of the most stunning photos you'll ever take.
Once there, wander around the platform and take the climb to the top for great views and fantastic photo opportunities.
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Beylerbeyi Palace
#28 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
It is right next to the Bosphorus and offers a great view of the Bosphorus bridge.
An earlier wooden palace which stood on the site was destroyed by fire and todays construction was to take 5,000 workmen, four years to complete.
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Eyup
#29 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
it is a beautiful place with a nice mosque and there is a cable car to pierre lotti from where u can have a great view from the sea and the city! it is one of the must-see attractions in istanbul!
Amazing views from the top and very fresh pastries.
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Camlica Hill
#30 of 445 Sights & Landmarks in Istanbul
... simply gorgeous <3 I really wish I had a beautiful cozy small house with a small garden full of tulips and from which I can admire the beatiful view of that amazing city, the Best city in the world <3
... IstanbulVisitors to Istanbul soon discover that this beautiful city has a great deal to offer.It’s a favorite picnic area in the city because of the relaxed ambience and stunning views of the surrounding areas.
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