Sultanahmet-Old City

The Old City of is the oldest part of the city, and the location of most of its historic sights. Sultanahmet-Old City is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as , is a historic mosque located in , . Photo: Dersaadet, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The , is located close to Sultanahmet Square in , , at Arasta Bazaar. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Monument
The is the Ancient Egyptian obelisk of Pharaoh Thutmose III re-erected in the of Constantinople by the Roman emperor Theodosius I in the 4th century AD. Photo: Gryffindor, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Town
Galata, and further north with its main thoroughfare, the pedestrianized Istiklal Street, and the adjoining Taksim Square is the district of north of Sultanahmet/Old City, across the Golden Horn. is situated 2½ km north of Sultanahmet-Old City. Photo: Ggia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town
, historically Constantinople, is the capital district and a municipality in , is situated 3 km northwest of Sultanahmet-Old City. Photo: Eaglestein, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a neighborhood in the district of , . is situated 3 km north of Sultanahmet-Old City. Photo: Esme Vos, CC BY 2.0.

Sultanahmet-Old City

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