Istanbul has earned its place on Travel + Leisure’s (T+L) illustrious list of the “50 Best Places to Travel in 2024,” making it a highly recommended travel destination for the new year. Celebrated for a lively atmosphere and iconic landmarks, the city offers unforgettable experiences for every visitor.
Described as Türkiye’s “style capital,” Istanbul’s growing culinary scene, modern art attractions, and stunning views of the Bosphorus offer visitors something new around every corner.
Istanbul clinches the title of Europe’s best city in T+L’s 2023 rankings, with a spotlight on the city’s revamped Bosphorus shore and architectural marvels like Renzo Piano’s Istanbul Modern. Other notable attractions include the Istanbul Painting and Sculpture Museum and The Peninsula Istanbul.
Beyond its luxurious accommodations and fine-dining, Istanbul is celebrated as a city of modernism, with its trendy hotels, contemporary art venues, Michelin-starred restaurants and diverse shopping experiences.
Recognized by Conde Nast Traveler, Forbes, and Time Out, Türkiye’s dynamic metropolis captivates with its historical landmarks, vibrant social scene, museums, art events and unique gastronomy.