The city of Istanbul is probably one of the most impressive and beautiful cities in the world! In the megacity on the Bosphorus, you have the feeling of walking through the different eras of history. The old town on the peninsula between the Bosphorus, the Sea of Marmara and the Golden Horn is crowned by the silhouettes of the numerous mosques. The Beyoglu district, on the other hand, is western in character.
Istanbul is also the only city in the world that is located on two continents. In addition to its special geographical location, Istanbul is also a melting pot of cultures and peoples. In the city you will find evidence of European, Asian and Arab cultures.
Today, more than 15 million people live in Istanbul. The city combines its tradition with its modern future and creates an incomparable experience for visitors from all over the world!
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Istanbul is an exciting city full of sights and an indescribable atmosphere! From the impressive Bosphorus Bridge to the Hagia Sophia to the Karaköy district with the famous Galata Tower - there are many cultural treasures to discover in the city on the Golden Horn!
For your visit to Istanbul, you should bring time with you! The historic city offers great sights and many beautiful squares that invite you to linger. The cityscape is characterized by the architectural splendor of the Byzantine and Ottoman culture.
In the heart of the old town, the two most important sacral buildings of the former eras face each other: the Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque. The latter is located directly on Sultan Ahmet Square in the center of the old town. A little tip: On a guided tour of the mosque, you will get exciting insights into the history of the city.
Other sights in Istanbul
- Cisterna Basilica
- Topkapi Palace and Harem
- Galata Bridge and the Golden Horn
- Dolmabahce Palace
- Balat and Fener
- The city wall of Constantinople
- Leander Tower
- Yildiz Park
Special highlight: a Bosphorus cruise from the Galata Bridge to the Bosphorus! The trips last about three hours and take you up to the second Bosphorus Bridge, past the Dolmabahce Palace, the Maiden's Tower and back again.