Transportation: Turkish Airlines
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Hotels: Gezi Hotel Bosphorus, a Member of Design Hotels, W Istanbul; Four Seasons Hotel, Istanbul At The Bosphorus, The Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul, Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul, The St. Regis, Istanbul, Metropolitan Hotels Bosphorus, Sofa Hotel Istanbul, Autograph Collection,
For more detailed restaurant list, click here.
Currency: TRY (Turkish Lira)
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Streets of Istanbul
Take a boat ride to the Asia side of Istanbul
Where to Sleep in Istanbul
Where to Eat in Istanbul
Mikla Restaurant (1 Michelin)
Mikla Restaurant is a 1 Michelin Star Restaurant located at The Marmara Pera Hotel.
1924istanbul is Russian cuisine with stunning old school Russian interior & decor.
Balikci Sabahattin is a seafood restaurant. You can find every kind of fresh fish here, and have it cooked to your liking. Make sure to also grab a glass or a bottle of red or white local Turkish wine.
Ciya Sofrasi is a Mediterranean, Turkish, and Middle Eastern cuisine. This restaurant was featured on the Chefs Table on Netflix. Truly delicious traditional Turkish food.
You will find many locations of the Emirgan Sütis cafe/restaurant throughout the city. Another delicious traditional Turkish cuisine.
Things to see in Istanbul
Hagia Sophia Museum/Church (Ayasofya)