The largest city of turkey & a perfect meeting place
of east & west, Istanbul is a global & leading city if turkey. It is situated in between Europe
& Asia.Istanbul is a historic city and former capital of two of world’s great empires Byzantine
Christian & Ottoman Empire .Istanbul was the final stage on old silk route which links Asia and
Europe. It has so many historical sites to visit which attract visitors from all over the globe.
Tourist visit from all over the world to have a look the glorious history of this historic city
which includes world famous Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern,
Galata Tower , Dolmabahçe Palace, Grand Bazaar & much more.
Places to Visit
o One of the most visited historic site in Istanbul.
Built more than 500 years ago in the year of 1466 by Sultan Mehmet II , this historic palace
is on top of a hill .This beautiful example of world class architecture is a perfect see for
o Hagai Sofia is one of the most iconic landmark in
isanbul.The wonderful piece of architecture was constructed in 537 AD and still operational
today.Now a days it function as museum since 1935.
o Blue Mosque also know as The Sultan Ahmed Mosque
is a major tourist attraction .It is more than 400 years old and still in a very good shape
because of its good architecture and good maintenance as well. It is one of the biggest Mosques
in the world and can accommodate more than 10,000 people at a time.
Festivals in Istanbul
Festivals in Istanbul
o Enjoy the world of cinema for turkey & all around the
world in this grand international film festival organized in April for two weeks. You can enjoy
the best turkey movies with English subtitles to break the language barrier.
Istanbul Music Festival
o If you are a music lover then you will surely love
this he well-regarded Istanbul Music Festival, held every year during June. You can enjoy the
soothing classical music well performed by world-class musicians.
Time to Visit
Best time to visit Istanbul is during winter season
from mid November to March. Istanbul has nice, pleasant weather during this time, so it is
a perfect time to visit this historic & global city.