Riva is close to many of Istanbul’s well-known sights. Joshua's Hill and Beykoz Kasri are amongst the many popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located close by Riva are the Sadberk Hanim Museum and the Sait Halim Pasha Mansion.
Istanbul is celebrated throughout the world as the home of Hagia Sophia. This iconic landmark 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.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including the Sakip Sabanci Museum.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many picturesque places nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Leave the busy streets behind and enjoy the sounds of children playing at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as Emirgan Park.
Finding somewhere handy to rest your head within the Riva area is easy. Check out the rooms and rates at the Limak Eurasia Luxury Hotel, the Ajia Hotel - Special Class, or the Bosphorus Konak.