Tourist Places to Visit in Istanbul in DecemberHagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace Museum, Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, Istiklal Street, Istanbul Modern Art Museum, Egyptian Spice Bazaar, Historical Turkish Bath, Grand Bazaar, Galata Tower, Chora Church, and many more.
Istanbul, being the cultural place, here the legacy of the Byzantium period is still seen in its rich cultural heritage sites and the charming nature of dynamic city life. Architectural sites like Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Basilica Cistern are the most famous places to visit in Istanbul in December.
The strategic location of this city offers you an array of things to do in Istanbul in December. In December, there will not be prolonged lines and going into the places will be easier. Visiting the Spice Bazaar, enjoying the dervishes show, walking across the Istiklal Street and eating a pretzel are some of the activities that definitely will make your itinerary successful.
The carnival element in the city life is intensified in December as the weather remains salubrious at that time and you can enjoy almost every fun as well as adventurous activity. Istanbul in December will let you enjoy the best balloon ride in the snow-capped hills of Cappadocia. The weather is more welcoming and will help you in traversing every nook and corner of the place.