Places in Istanbul are so popular all over the world. You will say: “I know, I visited, I heard” when we list you the popular 10 places in Istanbul to visit. We will list you only 10 places on this list.
Admire the Hagia Sophia (Aya Sofya) Mosque
The name of this mosque is “Ayasofya-I Kebîr Câmi-I Şerîfi“. This place was a church in Byzantium age. Then the it has changed to a Mosque in Ottoman age. After the Republic, it is used as a museum. Now it is a mosque. After 2015 this place has changed to the Mosque.
We think, Ayasofya is the first and best place of Istanbul. You must visit here when you go to Istanbul. Also, you must go to Istanbul for this place to visit.
Canon Gate Palace (Topkapı Sarayı)
You must discover Topkapi Palace. This palace was built by Mehmed the Conqueror in the 15th century. The vast complex is a dazzling display of Islamic art, with opulent courtyards lined with intricate hand-painted tilework, linking a warren of sumptuously decorated rooms, all bounded by battlemented walls and towers.1
Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Camii)
This mosque is the famous mosque all over the world. Every tourist wants to visit this place. If you search the best 3 places. We can say to you, Blue Mosque is the one of the best place of the other 3 places. For a long time, the mosque was the place where the people in Topkapı Palace performed their prayers on Fridays.2
Dolmabahce Palace is in Besiktas Town of Istanbul. This Place is built by Sultan Abdülmecid. If you can go to Istanbul, you should visit this place certainly. This place is very important for Turkish people. Because this palace belong to Ottoman age and also the leader of Turkish M. Kemal Atatürk died in this palace.
How Can We Go to These Places?
However, you want, where you are, you can find a transfer to this place. The best transfer solution is VIP transfer. You can go to the Sultan Ahmet Mosque, Dolmabahça Palace, Topkapi Palace. If you go there with a taxi, it cannot wait you there. But if you select a VIP transfer, you can use it throughout your tour and visiting these places.
- Planetware, “22 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions & Things to Do in Istanbul“, https://www.planetware.com/tourist-attractions-/istanbul-tr-is-i.htm
- Wikipedia, “Sultanahmet Camii“, https://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sultanahmet_Camii