Historical peninsula was the capital for many civilizations such as the Romans, Byzantine Empire ( Eastern Roman Empire ) and Ottoman Empire ( after the conquest by Fatih Sultan Mehmed ) for ages. Enclosed by the ancient city walls historical peninsula is between the Bosphorus, Sea of Marmara, and the Golden Horn . You can find here the great landmarks, famous historical buildings and places which reflect the history.

What to see ? What to do ? in the Historical Peninsula:

location of the Historical Peninsula in Istanbul

Places in Istanbul Historical Peninsula

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