Cheap holidays to Istanbul is wait you!
Istanbul – A Glimpse into Its Main Places Of Interest : Istanbul is the biggest metropolis and holiday destination in Turkey. It is known for its rich cultural heritage and historical significance.
Sultan Ahmet Camii (Blue Mosque) : The Blue mosque or the Sultan Ahmet Camii is a renowned historical and tourist spot of Istanbul. The mosque was built by Sultan Ahmet Camii. The Blue mosque was constructed in the premature 1600s on the Great palace site of Constantinople. The mosque derives its name due to the dome and the blue colored tiles. The lattice work, blue tiles, & carved marbles are the interior’s major highlights. On the exterior, 6 pointed minarets encircle the flattened domes of the mosque. You can find a good number of affordable and comfortable hotels, resorts, located close to this tourist spot.
Bosphorus Bridge : Bosphorus tours wait you! Bosphorus Bridge is one of the major tourist attractions of Istanbul. This bridge is constructed across Bosphorus Strait and it connects Istanbul’s European and Asian sides. The bridge measures about 1560 meters in length. This bridge was opened to the public in the year 1973 and during that time it was the 4th biggest suspension bridge and also is the first bridge to connect Asia and Europe.
You can also take part in the Bosporus cruise which will take you underneath the bridge. You can also witness the light show conducted on the bridge from a waterfront restaurant or from a cruise. Some of the historic and tourist places of Istanbul, which you can visit are Suleymaniye Mosque, Basilica Cistern (Yerebatan Sarayi), etc.
Other sights to visit; Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia Church, Ayasofya Mosque , Hagia Sophia Museum, Galata Tower, Maiden’s Tower.