Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in Istanbul, Turkey

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
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Adam Mickiewicz Museum
Ali Muhiddin Haci Bekir
Antique Market at Grand Bazaar
Arasta Bazaar
Archaeology Museum (must see)
Atatürk Museum
Bayezid II Mosque
Beyazıt Square
Beyazıt Tower
Beylerbeyi Palace
Beyoglu El Sanatlari Evi
Blue Mosque (must see)
Bodrum Mosque
Bosphorus Bridge (must see)
Bosphorus Bridge -Asian Bank (must see)
Boukoleon Palace
Büyük Londra Oteli Bar
Chora Church (must see)
Church of St. Mary of Blachernae
Church of St. Mary of the Mongols
Column of Constantine
Dolmabahce Palace (must see)
Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
Eller Sanat Galerisi
Esma Sultana Mansion
Fatih Mosque (must see)
Fethi Paşa Korusu
Fifth Military Gate
Fountain of Ahmed III
Galip Dede Caddesi (Street)
Gate of Charisius
Gate of Rhesios
Gate of Spring
Gate of St. Romanus
Golden Gate
Grand Bazaar (must see)
Great Palace of Constantinople
Gül Mosque
Hagia Irene
Hagia Sophia (must see)
Hatice Sultan Palace
Horhor Antiques Bazaar
Istanbul Military Museum (must see)
Istanbul Modern Museum (must see)
Kadıköy Antiques Bazaar
Karakoy Fish Market
Kılıç Ali Pasha Complex
Leander's Tower
Maalem Synagogue
Mayor Synagogue
Mecidiyeköy Antiques Bazaar
Mihrimah Sultan Mosque
Misir Carsisi (Egyptian Spice Market)
Molla Çelebi Mosque
Neve Shalom Synagogue
Obelisk of Theodosius
Ortaköy Mosque
Palace of Antiochos
Palace of the Porphyrogenitus
Pammakaristos Church
Pera Museum
Rahmi M. Koç Museum
Rumeli Fortress (must see)
Rustem Pasha Mosque (must see)
Sahaflar Çarşısı (The Old Book Bazaar)
Sakıp Sabancı Museum
Second Military Gate
Serpentine Column
Spice Bazar
Sultanahmet Square
Süleymaniye Mosque (must see)
Tellalzade Street
The Church of the Holy Apostles
The Galata Tower (must see)
The Iron Church - Bulgarian St. Stephen Church
Theodosian Wall of Constantinople
Theodosius Cistern
Third Military Gate and "Sigma"
Topkapi Palace (must see)
Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum
Valens Aqueduct
Walled Obelisk
Yavuz Selim Mosque
Yerebatan Sarayi (must see)
Yildiz Palace (Star Palace)
Çırağan Palace
Üsküdar Antiques Bazaar
Şehzade Mosque
Şemsi Pasha Mosque

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:

Place Name*:
Locate the Place*: get GPS coordinates

Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
Tour starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
Starting Point*: Numeric value.

Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with email address, in the fields below. You will get instructions by email for retrieving your custom walk within the GPSmyCity app. You can fine-tune the walk's route within the app by re-ordering the sights manually.
Walk Name*: