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When is the best time to visit Istanbul?

Istanbul has the Mediterranean climate when February is the coldest month and July is the hottest month of the year. Therefore, September until November, and March until May are the best time to visit Istanbul.

Not only the temperature is comfortable, but also their arent too many people there, since those are not the summer time. There are some events that you can enjoy, but the crowds won't disturb you. The room rates are also average: not too cheap but not too expensive.

 

What are the must-go places in Istanbul?

  • Hagia Sophia

    A witness of the all the Turkey's conquest that you have to visit at least once in your life. Under the Patriarch of Constantinople, it was an Orthodox Christian cathedral; then it served as Roman Catholic Cathedral under the Latin Empire. After that, it was converted into an Ottoman Mosque, then Kemal Attaturk changed it into a museum due to the idea of secularism.

    To get into Hagia Sofia, you have to pay around 40 L. However, in the peak season, there are too many people visit Hagia Sofia, and it may reduce your comfort

  • Bosporus

    Turkey is a unique country, a marvelous mixture between Europe and Asian-Middle East since it is located both in Asia and Europe. Bosporus Strait connects the Asian Istanbul and The European Istanbul.

    You can have the tour along this strait by using cruise, seeing the exotism of the separated city. However, in the first place, make sure you picked the cruise that suits your time and budget.

 

  • Grand Bazaar

    Every city has a market, but The Grand Bazaar Market is one of the unique markets that you have to visit. Not only because it is one of the oldest markets in the world, but Grand Bazaar is also a covered market with gorgeous architecture. What you want in Turkey, you can find it in Grand Bazaar.

 

How much things cost in Istanbul?

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Cost (in PHP)

Accommodation

Hotel price range starts PHP 1,520 per night until PHP 22,802 per night, and it depends on the hotel's facilities and also the distance to the center of the city. You can find hotels at any price in Sultanahmet

 

Transportation

To travel around Istanbul, Metro is the effective and most economist choice for you. The fares of the one-way trip with Istanbulkaart (Metro card), is about PHP 40. To buy this card, you must pay PHP 132, and you will get the card with the balance of PHP 53. Meanwhile, the taxi fares are about PHP 40 per km and PHP 315 for 1 hour waiting.

Food & drink

Price to eat in an inexpensive restaurant costs about PHP 263. Meal in a fast-food restaurant costs PHP 78. A bottle of water costs PHP 27.

Medical consultation

If you get sick while traveling around Istanbul, you have to pay about PHP 2,261 – PHP 3,946 for a standard doctor consultation, based on the specialty of the doctor and also his/her experience.

 

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Frequently asked questions

There are 2 airports in Istanbul: Istanbul and Istanbul Sabiha.
Gulf Air, Delta, Oman Air, Transavia France, Singapore Airlines, KLM, Air New Zealand and Sichuan Airlines all fly direct to Istanbul.
The cheapest month to fly to Istanbul is April.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.