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Located between two worlds, the metropolis on the Bosphorus stretches across Europe and Asia. Our Istanbul travel guide takes you to a cosmopolitan city that is currently experiencing a renaissance - not just because of the many sights: lively culture, young The scene and tradition fascinate people across generations. Istanbul sets trends and remains true to itself. Discover the city on foot: Exciting tour suggestions lead to Istanbul's attractions in the historic center, to the university district, to the grand bazaar of Istanbul, follow the footsteps of the Byzantines to the Hagia Sophia, stroll through the vibrant Beyoglu and make excursions on the Bosphorus and the Princes' Islands . All important places are described in detail in the large chapter Sights from A - Z: from the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque of Istanbul, to the former seat of the sultans, the Topkapi Palace, to the Basilica Cistern, the sunken palace in Istanbul . Our travel tips reveal where you can experience the Middle Ages alive, find the best vantage points and how you can escape the hustle and bustle on a city trip to Istanbul - so that your trip to Istanbul is simply unforgettable.

Our Istanbul travel guide is the perfect companion for at home and on the go! And all this in 6 chapters including:

  • useful information about Istanbul and the multifaceted excursion destinations of the city
  • Outline of the most important sights from A to Z, competent star rating of the top destinations, clear infographics and exciting 3D representations
  • Exciting tour suggestions – Discover Istanbul in a relaxed manner in six different tours
  • Experience & Enjoy in Istanbul – our authors' recommendations for hotels, restaurants, shopping and relaxation
  • Sound expert tips to be amazed, take a deep breath and have fun as well as for very special experiences that simply cannot be bought for money
  • Magical moments for a unique holiday in Istanbul - Come to the right place at the right time and experience something unforgettable
  • Exciting background information on the history of Istanbul, on landscape and climate, economy and culture, on its people and their everyday life
  • service chapter with practical information on holiday planning, for preparing the trip and things worth knowing on site

This guide is perfect for you if you...

... would like a travel guide with a high level of holiday inspiration

... would like to find out more about the city and its people before your trip

… value culture and nature

... are looking for extraordinary moments

… want to discover Istanbul through the knowledgeable tips of our experts

... would like a well thought-out travel guide for on the go and at home

Baedeker travel guide Istanbul with practical map EASY ZIP

    • Cover: Paperback
    • Release date: 03/09/2022
    • Publisher: Mairdumont
    • Number of pages: 304
    • Dimensions (L/W/H): 19/12.3/2.3 cm
    • Weight: 456g
    • Edition: 16th edition
    • Language: German
    • ISBN: 978-3-8297-1891-2
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