Travel to Istanbul

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Book your trip to Istanbul here and discover highlights from around the city. From exploring the Blue Mosque, cruising along the Bosporus or browsing and shopping in the Grand Bazaar, Istanbul has plenty of delights for travellers.

Articles, tips and inspiration on Istanbul

Here are some recent articles about or that include Istanbul:

5 top reasons to book a trip to Istanbul

Why should you book a trip and visit Istanbul? Here are some top reasons:

  • To explore the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia
  • For boat cruises on the Bosporus
  • To enjoy great views from the Galata Tower
  • For a Turkish Bath experience
  • So as to enjoy classic Turish dishes

Istanbul hotel map

Find your perfect Istanbul accommodation below. Use this interactive map to search for both Istanbul hotels and apartments. Use the filters to adjust your search, such as dates, number of guests, cost and more. You can also enter attractions or areas that you know of to find somewhere to stay nearby.

Note: Please wait a moment for the map to load as well as the suggestions of places to stay. Sometimes you may also have to just move the map slightly or zoom into your desired location to see additional properties which are available.

Here are some hotels that have availability in the upcoming weeks. You can click through to our hotel partner Agoda to check availability and prices.

Results by Agoda

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Istanbul activities and tours

Here are some of the best tours and activities in Istanbul that you may like. These are provided through our partners. You can also use the blue-button a little below where you can be more specific with your search, including adding your dates, filtering by type of tour and many more options.


Below are services for finding transport. You can start searching for flights via Skyscanner.

Here are some other services that can help you get around, such as by using trains, buses and cars.

  • Omio - Perfect for helping you search across providers for trains and buses
  • Trainline - Another provider that'll help you to search across providers for trains
  • Interrail (European residents) or Eurail (non-European residents) - For a rail card to use across Europe
  • Flixbus - For bus travel across Europe
  • RentalCars - For car hire

Airport transfers

For transfers between your accommodation and the airport then have a look on HolidayTaxis for options.


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