Head to sights like Sea of Marmara and Museum of the Princes' Islands as you discover Buyukada—an area also notable for its island views.

Known for

Islands, Monuments and Beaches

Top Hotels in Buyukada

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Ascot Hotel Buyukada
4 out of 5
Mandenler Mahallesi Cinar Caddesi No:6, Adalar
$62/night
Aug 6 - Aug 7
4.3/5Excellent! (178 reviews)

"Very friendly people , excellent location, great breakfast. I would go back anytime I visit Buyukada. Special thanks to the owner Mr. Ihsan for his hospitality ."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

Ascot Hotel Buyukada
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Ada Palas Boutique Hotel - Adults Only
4.5 out of 5
Çiçekliyal sk. No:24 çarsi içi, Adalar
$67/night
Jul 25 - Jul 26
4.6/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)

"The hotel is beautiful and the staff is excellent. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on May 16, 2019

Ada Palas Boutique Hotel - Adults Only
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Splendid Palace Hotel
23 Nisan Cad. No: 39, Adalar
$140/night
Jul 25 - Jul 26
4.4/5Excellent! (41 reviews)

"This an old-style but perfectly kept, *splendid* Konak... really- traditional perfection! Decor and colors are tasteful, everything is clean, spotless in fact and, very spacious. Breakfast is wonderful with plenty of fresh fruit, French pastry as well as traditional Turkish breakfast and staff was ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2019

Splendid Palace Hotel

Popular things to do in Buyukada

Blue Mosque
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Blue Mosque

The nickname of this 17th-century structure refers to the brilliant color of its tiled interior.

Grand Bazaar
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Grand Bazaar

Enter the maze of shop-lined streets in one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world to browse hundreds of thousands of hand-crafted objects.

Hagia Sophia
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Hagia Sophia

Once a church, then a Byzantine cathedral, later a mosque and now a monument, this iconic building is a national treasure.

Topkapi Palace
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Topkapi Palace

The official residence of the Ottoman sultans for about four centuries is now accessible to the public and home to sacred relics.

Basilica Cistern
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Basilica Cistern

The “Sunken Palace” is one of the most striking remnants of Byzantine Constantinople and is the largest of hundreds of ancient underground reservoirs in Istanbul.

Suleymaniye Mosque
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Suleymaniye Mosque

This 16th-century mosque is not only the largest active mosque in Istanbul, but also one of the city’s most symbolic.

Top activities in Buyukada

Istanbul in One Day Small-Group Tour
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Istanbul in One Day Small-Group Tour

$90

Explore the best of Istanbul in a single day. Visit Topkapi Palace, discover the Blue Mosque, wander through the Cistern Basilica, stop at Hagia Sophia, indulge in a traditional Turkish meal, and end at the Grand Bazaar.

Sightseeing Cruise on the Bosphorus
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Sightseeing Cruise on the Bosphorus

$39

Your Istanbul trip isn’t complete without sailing the Bosphorus. Jaw-dropping views of iconic landmarks glide by as you relax in the comfort of a private boat. Options include either a taste of the morning bustle at the Spice Bazaar or a panoramic view of the Golden Horn in the afternoon.

Istanbul Tourist Pass: Top 30+ Attractions & Services
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Istanbul Tourist Pass: Top 30+ Attractions & Services

$129

Istanbul Tourist Pass is a digital city Pass that provides free access to many of the city’s top attractions (including activities for children), during the days you choose, while helping you save money, skip the ticketing lines, and explore Istanbul at your own pace.

Small Group - Skip the Line Istanbul Half Day Tour
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Small Group - Skip the Line Istanbul Half Day Tour

$40

Firstly we visit the magnificent Byzantine church of St Sophia, one of the finest architectural works in the world, this church has been nominated as the 8th wonder of the world by many historians. Then continue to the Blue Mosque, one of the largest mosques in Istanbul.

Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar & Topkapi Palace Full-Day Tour
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Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar & Topkapi Palace Full-Day Tour

$61

Witness the classic sites of heritage and history that abound in Istanbul on your full-day tour. Visit architectural masterpieces, marvel at awe-inspiring, Byzantine-era tileworks, and see the imperial treasures of Ottoman sultans.

Shore Excursion: Spice Bazaar & Bosphorus Cruise
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Shore Excursion: Spice Bazaar & Bosphorus Cruise

$45

Explore a magical environment where east meets west as you see the sights of Istanbul that regularly impress visitors from around the world. Browse the colorful Spice Bazaar, take a scenic cruise on the Bosphorus, and feast on a traditional dinner with belly dancing and Turkish folklore.