Many of Istanbul’s key attractions can be found within easy reach of Kilyos, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Sadberk Hanim Museum and the much-loved Joshua's Hill. Two other worthy points of interest that are located close by Kilyos are Beykoz Kasri and Parkorman.
Istanbul is known as home to the legendary Hagia Sophia. This popular attraction is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of the city.
Pay a visit to Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace in the center of Istanbul.
Kilyos offers some interesting cultural attractions nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. There are many excellent places visitors can pay a visit to for a couple of hours such as the Sakip Sabanci Museum.
When it’s time escape the city, head to one of the many nearby green spaces. Nature lovers will want to check out Emirgan Park, one of the places where visitors can enjoy a little slice of tranquility.
If you love to play golf, head to the Kemer Golf and Country Club in Eyup. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the fresh air.
To shop for local fashion or enjoy a snack, browse Istinye Park.
After taking in the sights around Kilyos, stay the night at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Sheraton Istanbul Maslak Hotel, the Ajia Hotel - Special Class, or the Bosphorus Konak.