Istanbul is widely known as the home of Hagia Sophia. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle of town.
Pay a visit to Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace in central Istanbul.
To gain a deeper understanding of Istanbul, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and exhibit spaces the Florence Nightingale Museum. To experience Istanbul’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the much-loved performing arts institutes such as the Sureyya Opera House.
If you're a sports fan, you'll love seeing local heroes, the Fenerbahce SK, doing battle in nearby Sukru Saracoglu Stadium. Be sure to wear yellow and blue, the colors of the Fenerbahce SK.
After spending the day exploring the delights of Moda, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Doubletree by Hilton Istanbul Moda, the Wyndham Grand Istanbul Kalamis Marina Hotel and the Parkhouse Hotel are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.