weddings and honeymoons
İstanbul, a hub of many different cultures and a metropole where three main religions live in harmony, is a well-known and popular choice for a destination wedding.
With the shimmering, timeless Bosphorus as a backdrop, royal palaces, and mansions, İstanbul presents many exquisite options throughout the year for creating a truly outstanding destination wedding. This magical and intriguing city offers weddings that are the epitomy of style and glamor.
Historical venues such as Çırağan Palace, Atik Pasha Mansion, Esma Sultan Mansion, Adile Sultan Palace, and the Basilica Cistern are some of the prestigious and unique venues where couples dreams come true.
For a luxurious honeymoon and city break, İstanbul presents a wide range of contemporary and traditional accommodation options from 5-star international brands to boutique hotels, mansions, and palaces. Tranquil walks along the Bosphorus will provide a packdrop to trademark hotel suites with sumptuous décor and outstanding panoramas. The tourist attractions and a yacht tour on the Bosphorus will blow your mind!
İstanbul is the perfect destination for lifelong memories with its numerous museums, art galleries, shopping districts, and, most significantly, the Grand Bazaar with its truly impossing number of jewelry shops. In İstanbul, one can experience a genuine Turkish hammam treatment, tasting menus by the world’s leading chefs at restaurants with breathtaking views, and the joy of shopping in small local businesses.
- Çırağan Palace
- Dolmabahçe Palace
- Maiden Tower
- Basilica Cistern
- Fine dining restaurants
- Rooftop bars
- Breakfast with a Bosphorus view
- Street food
- Seafood in fish restaurants by the Bosphorus
- Judas trees
- Gold & diamonds in the Grand Bazaar
- Silk products such as shawls and wraps
- The seagulls and ferries
- The myth of the Maiden Tower