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Sultanahmet FAQ

Where to stay in Sultanahmet?

There are plenty of great places to stay in Sultanahmet, from luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels. If you’re looking for a luxurious experience, the Four Seasons Istanbul at the Bosphorus is a great option. For something more affordable, try the Yasmak Sultan Hotel or the Old City Hotel.

How easy is it to get around Sultanahmet?

Sultanahmet is very easy to get around, especially on foot. If you’re staying in the area, you’ll be able to walk to most of the major attractions. If you want to venture further afield, there are plenty of taxis and public transport options available.

What are popular food items and drinks in Sultanahmet?

There are plenty of great places to eat and drink in Sultanahmet. For a traditional Turkish breakfast, try one of the many cafes in the area. For lunch or dinner, there are plenty of options, from kebabs to more traditional Turkish dishes. And for a refreshing drink, try a glass of fresh pomegranate juice.

What is there to do in Sultanahmet?

There are plenty of things to do in Sultanahmet. You can visit the Blue Mosque, the Hagia Sophia, and the Topkapi Palace, to name just a few of the area’s attractions. You can also take a leisurely stroll through the Sultanahmet Park, or go shopping at the Grand Bazaar.

How to get to Sultanahmet?

The easiest way to get to Sultanahmet is by taking the tram from Eminonu. The tram will take you right to the heart of Sultanahmet. You can also take a bus or a taxi, but the tram is usually the quickest and most convenient option.