Rumelihisari is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Istanbul as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Among the most interesting places to see are the fabulous Asiyan Museum and the incredible Rumeli Hisari. If you have time, don’t miss the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge and Anadoluhisari.
Istanbul is known throughout the world 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 the city center of Istanbul.
To really get a feel for Istanbul, visit one of its many cultural destinations. Admire, learn and become intrigued in the variety of museums which include the Sakip Sabanci Museum and Kucuksu Palace.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Spend a morning in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Emirgan Park.
Istanbul offers tourists a range of attractions. When you are planning your trip, make sure you set aside sufficient time to visit as many of them as you can. Learn about history by visiting the Adile Sultan Palace.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a light meal, browse Akmerkez.
After a long day enjoying Rumelihisari, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the Le Meridien Istanbul Etiler, the Villa Denise - Special Class, and the Ajia Hotel - Special Class.