There are countless reasons to visit Turkey – breathtaking scenery, fascinating history, intricate architecture, lovely people, and the best shopping in all of Europe, just to name a few! It would be impossible to list all the things that would make one fall in love with Turkey.
Flight Arrives in Istanbul
Breakfast at the Hotel
The Blue Mosque (Called Sultanahmet Camii in Turkish) is an historical mosque in Istanbul. The mosque is known as the Blue Mosque because of blue tiles surrounding the walls of interior design.Mosque was built between 1609 and 1616 years, during the rule of Ahmed I. just like many other mosques, it also comprises a tomb of the founder, a madrasa and a hospice.
Location:Sultan Ahmet, Atmeydanı Cd. No:7, 34122 Fatih, Istanbul
A large museum in the east of the Fatih district of Istanbul in Turkey. In the 15th and 16th centuries it served as the main residence and administrative headquarters of the Ottoman sultans
Location:Cankurtaran, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul
An Ottoman mosque located in the Hasırcılar Çarşısı in the Tahtakale neighborhood of the Fatih district of Istanbul, Turkey, near the Spice Bazaar
Location:Rüstem Paşa, Hasırcılar Cd. No:62, 34116 Fatih/İstanbul
An Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey. The mosque was commissioned by Suleiman the Magnificent and designed by the imperial architect Mimar Sinan. An inscription specifies the foundation date as 1550 and the inauguration date as 1557
Location:Süleymaniye, Prof. Sıddık Sami Onar Cd. No:1, 34116 Fatih/İstanbul
Serving on the top floor of Meddusa Hotel, the Fish and Meat Restaurant with a view of the Bosphorus and Hagia Sophia in Istanbul.
Location:Nuruosmaniye Caddesi No: 5, Istanbul 34440
A bridge that spans the Golden Horn in Istanbul, Turkey. From the end of the 19th century in particular, the bridge has featured in Turkish literature, theater, poetry and novels.
Location:Kemankeş Karamustafa Paşa, Galata Köprüsü, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
One of the most beautiful streets of Istanbul, which is located in the Kadikoy Istanbul region, got this name when the shop owners decided to suspend a large number of colored umbrellas in order to block the sunlight from the street visitors, and at the same time give the month a distinct and special character of it.
Location:Hoca Tahsin, Istanbul
One of Istanbul’s most iconic visuals, overlooking Beyoğlu and Karaköy from its perched position, while the colorful lights of the tower can be seen at night from all over the city. Here’s a look at the history of the Galata Tower, plus some interesting facts regarding its uses.
Location:Bereketzade, Galata Kulesi, 34421 Beyoğlu/İstanbul
One of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over 4,000 shops on a total area of 30,700 m², attracting between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors daily
Location:Beyazıt, Kalpakçılar Cd. No:22, 34126 Fatih/İstanbul
Spa at the Hotel
Dinner at the Hotel
Breatkast at a relaxed rooftop venue featuring classic meat & seafood dishes, plus views of the Hagia Sophia.
Location:Cankurtaran, Tevkifhane Sk. No:8 Kat:3, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul
Originally built by the eastern Roman emperor Justinian I as the Christian cathedral of Constantinople for the state church of the Roman Empire between 532 and 537, and designed by the Greek geometers Isidore of Miletus and Anthemius of Tralles. This was then the world’s largest interior space and among the first to employ a fully pendentive dome.
Location:Sultan Ahmet, Ayasofya Meydanı No:1, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul
Eminonu is right in the heart of the walled city of Constantine and it is the place where Byzantium was founded. Eminonu is the center and focuses point of incredibly rich history. Eminonu is surrounded by the Galata Bridge, the Golden Horn and up on the hill by the Topkapı Palace, the Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Camii) and Hagia Sophia (Aya Sofya).
Discover Fener and Balat in Istanbul with a guided small-group walking tour. You can experience neighborhoods full of character and enjoy a ferry ride along the Golden Horn, with your guide educating your on your surroundings throughout the tour.
Location:Karakoy ferry dock
Rest at the Hotel
Experience a lively cruise along the Bosphorus Strait. See the palaces of the Ottoman sultans after dark and soak up the views of the European and Asian coastlines. Dine on delicious Turkish cuisine.
Location:Megalufer yacht pier located behind the Türk petrol station