We prepared a guidebook which tells about Istanbul’s beauties for you.We will share with you here photos and detailed address informations of places you have to visit.First,in European side you can see many places in one day.You can start from Topkapı Palace,Basilica Cistern,Hagia Sophia Museum,Sultan Ahmet Mosque,Galata Tower and Soğuk Çeşme Street.
After giving detailed information about these places we will talk about other places.Hagia Sophia,which is visited by lots of tourists from all around the world was made by Byzantine Emperor 1.Justinien.However,after the conquest of Istanbul it was converted to mosque by Fatih Sultan Mehmet.At the museum that is visited by millions of people at the present day,especially Jesus’s images are generated interest much.The address of Hagia Sophia Museum is:Hagia Sophia Square,Sultanahmet,Fatih,Istanbul.To reach here from Anatolian side,you have to use ferries from Kadıköy or Üsküdar to Eminönü or Karaköy.After that by getting on metro you can reach here after 15 minutes..
Galata Tower:Istanbul will be under your feet!You can see this fantastic view in unique places.Because of its position on the hill and its 66.9 metres high it can be seen easily from outside;also it is fun to watch outside from its inside,too.You will observe sea view clearly inside this building which is about 1500 years old.According to the legend,Hezarfen Ahmet Çelebi flew from Galata Tower to Üsküdar beach with wings which were made by him.Address:Bereketzade District,Büyük Hendek Street,No:2 Galata,Beyoğlu.
Topkapı Palace:This amazing buildings which witnesses to the history was made by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1478.This building which served for Ottoman Government for 400 years,is used as a museum today.You have to see Topkapı Palace where is visited by millions of tourists.Adress:Sultanahmet District,Eminönü.To reach here from Anatolian side,you have to use ferries from Kadıköy or Üsküdar to Eminönü or Karaköy.After,by using metro you can reach here after 15 minutes.
Basilica Sistern:It was made by Byzantine Emperor Justinien to meet the water need of Big Palace 1500 years ago.Today,it is used as a museum and visited by millions of tourists.With its wonderful columns,it is 145 metres long and 65 metres wide.Totaly it has 336 columns.Adress:Yerebatan Street No:1-3 34410 Sultanahmet,Fatih,Istanbul.To reach here from Anatolian side,you have to use ferries from Kadıköy or Üsküdar to Eminönü or Karaköy.After by using metro you can get here about 15 minutes later.
Gülhane Park:After seeing Sultanahmet district starting from Hagia Sophia,while you are walking down you will encounter Gülhane Park where is waiting for you with its all beauties.We advise you to rest in this park and complete the day here.If you aren’t tired you can see Dolmabahçe,Yıldız and Çırağan Palaces.
Dolmabahçe Palace:This palace which is at seafront in Beşiktaş is very important for Ottoman history.Also,it has an importance that Great Leader Atatürk died there.It is a place famous for gardens and its view that you have to see.Address:Dolmabahçe Street No:1 Ortaköy District,Dolmabahçe,Beşiktaş.Also from Taksim or Beşiktaş ports you can reach here on foot.
Çırağan Palace:You will like this place where is at seafront too much. Address:Çırağan Street,No:32,34349,Ortaköy-Yıldız,Beşiktaş.
Also you can get detailed informations from the photos below.
Emirgan District,Emirgan Wood,Emirgan,Sarıyer Otağtepe Street no:117 Kavacık District Beykoz
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