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Exploring Istanbul before Blue Cruise holidays in Turkey

You can take a holiday and exploring Istanbul, one of Turkey’s most significant cities, before or after a gulet cruise. You may enjoy your vacation while learning about Istanbul’s past, taking in the beauty of the Aegean and Mediterranean seas, and enjoying the ideal weather.

Fascinating, stunning, breathtaking… It served as the center of three powerful civilizations. A city where falling in love is simple and leaving is difficult… A cultural and historical kaleidoscope that has inspired songs, poems, and books…

İstanbul view from Anatolian Side

İstanbul view from Anatolian Side

Exploring Istanbul, the city of mosques, palaces, parks, and mansions, which is exceptional in the world and magnificent with its historical and cultural texture on the continents of Europe and Asia, will be very fascinating and enjoyable. Below are some helpful facts about Istanbul. Istanbul, Istanbul, and Byzantium… These three enchanted names stand for Istanbul’s illuminating past. There are not many cities in the world that are as unique and fun to explore. It has housed the three great civilizations described above and has been controlled by 120 kaisers and emperors throughout history.

The Historical Peninsula of Istanbul, the first settlement in the city’s core, was created by the Greeks in the third century BC. Byzantion was the name given to it when it was established in 685. Historical Peninsula, known under various names throughout history by various civilizations, was initially known as Dersaadet and subsequently Istanbul during the Ottoman Empire.

There are countless things to do in Istanbul. Istanbul captivates tourists with its stunning natural beauty, as well as its sky-high minarets, gilded domes, palaces, mansions, museums, parks, gardens, monuments, towers, and a wealth of other attractions. With its feature that connects the Asian and European continents, it is unique in the entire world. The Bosphorus-Istanbul Strait will significantly impact you.

Sultan Ahmet Square, Istanbul

Sultan Ahmet Square, Istanbul

When the unique natural beauties of Istanbul are added to the historical monuments of the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, a magnificent picture emerges.  With a population of 15 million, is not only the biggest and most well-liked city in Turkey, but it is also one of the major cities in the world in terms of economy, art, and culture.

The list of places to see in Istanbul is also endless. The Historical Peninsula and the Bosphorus are Istanbul’s most magnificent sights that immediately come to mind. One of the must-do activities for tourists in Istanbul is to visit the Historic Peninsula, which is home to historical sites like the Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, and Blue Mosque, as well as the Grand Bazaar, Basilica Cistern, and the impressive Bosphorus tour, which departs from Eminönü Galata Bridge and continues to Anadolu Kavagi. Without taking a typical and thrilling sea journey by ferry or boat through the Bosphorus, which divides Europe and Asia, your trip to Istanbul would not be complete.

Istanbul cannot be described in words; it must be experienced. However, you and your loved ones can release the year’s stress by taking blue cruise and yacht holiday in Istanbul and Turkey’s stunning Aegean and Mediterranean coves.

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