City guide for Istanbul
So heading for a holiday, weekend break or a business trip to Istanbul then our extensive travel guide can help you get the most out of your stay. From hotels to book, best time of the year to go, activities to do and places to visit. With so much to see and do you'll be longing for more time in Istanbul just to fit everything in. Even if you've been to Istanbul before there will be something new to see or do and for those visiting Istanbul for the first time, our guide serves as a great place to start and get familiar with the area. It could give you some inspiration about which museums, shops, markets, bars and restaurants to visit or to simply embark on a city tour. We’ll list the various tours and activities in Istanbul, which you’ll be able to book right here.
To get an idea of the local area and the location of hotels in the area have a look at a map of Istanbul. We’ve plotted major attractions and places of interest on the map so you can book a hotel in the ideal location and to suit your budget and all your travelling needs. Hoping for the ideal weather during your spell in Istanbul then our weather stats can show you the typical weather conditions throughout the year so you can pick the perfect time to visit.
Not found the ideal hotel in Istanbul yet? Then browse our hotel selection using a map, or filter to find the perfect hotel for your stay in Istanbul. Our range of hotels have something for everyone, from luxury hotels, family hotels to hotels ideal for the business traveller. You can see the Expedia Guest Ratings and Trip Advisor Ratings for each hotel to get an idea of reviews from previous guests, helping you choose the right hotel for you.
If you need a flight to Istanbul, we have a selection of options. Compare flights to Istanbul by looking at time, day of the week and the different airlines to find the flight that suits all your travelling needs. It’s beneficial to check out our deals on flights and hotels, savings can be made when booking both together.
If you fancy exploring Istanbul and the surrounding area then hiring a car can be a great way to get around. Vehicles range from small city cars, cars great for families and luxury high end vehicles, airport pick up and drop off can be arranged. Best of all book car hire with a flight and hotel for a saving. Carry on reading for some great inspiration on things to do in Istanbul all courtesy of Expedia.ie.