I was lucky enough to stay in this area which holds most of the main attractions. The area itself is so lovely to loose yourself in and find a hidden gem.
About Sultanahmet District
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This feels like the centre of activity with a lot of attractions close by. This is my favourite area for a relaxing walk and spending time with oneself. You feel like a local as you do not need much help and can easily reach a...More
I enjoyed this neighbourhood a lot, even the simple walks are very nice because of the views and vibes and possibilities of relaxation. Here you can visit the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace, Gulhane park, Basilica Cistern and many others and stop for lunch...More
Sultanahmet is chock full of enough to see, do, eat, and meet that you don't HAVE to go anywhere else in Istanbul. I wouldn't recommend you JUST hang out here, if this is your first time... but if you were interested in experiencing a week...More
This is my thied visit to Istanbul. One never tires of viewing this extraordinary skyline whether arriving by land or water.
heart of istanbul, very stunning palaces , shockingly beautiful views, parks and sea view. don't use taxis use ur legs and try to walk it all.
By far the most spectacular area in the city. With four major tourist attractions sultanahmet is the core of istanbul. One can easily spend a couple of days exploring the area its historic buildings, cafes, markets and feel a strong sense of bygone era
The area is clean, interesting and the location of the prime tourist attractions Istanbul. All attractions are easily accessible as is the tram to take for all other city areas.