7 hill city, Istanbul… Every corner has a history, a different value in every aspect…
It is a unique city that has been the favorite of dozens of civilizations and countries throughout history.
Fatih is one of the most valuable districts of this rare city with 39 districts. One of the 57 neighborhoods of Fatih, one of the oldest settlements in Istanbul, is Sultanahmet.
The apartment for sale Istanbul Sultanahmet, which makes history live and welcomes tourists from all over the world, is also at the center of attention of everyone.
In the region, which makes history live and welcomes tourists from all over the world, the apartment for sale Istanbul Sultanahmet is also at the center of attention of everyone.
This mystical region is located on the historical peninsula and within the Byzantine walls. The district is also called Surici. For this reason, it is the most preferred and rich district of Istanbul in terms of history, culture and trade. It can be said that Ottoman history was written in Fatih.
It is possible to come across a historical structure all over Fatih, one of the oldest districts of Istanbul. For this reason, it is the most important historical and touristic region of Istanbul. It is also known as the region where Istanbul started to be established.
It was one of the important settlements in the time of the Eastern Roman Empire. The country was ruled from here in the Ottoman period.
There are many historical monuments and places in the district, which is also called the historical peninsula. The Sultanahmet area draws attention as one of the oldest settlements in Fatih.
Unlike the newly built modern residences, the apartments in the region stand out with their architecture reflecting the history. Concrete constructions are less common in this region. In the region, generally 2 or 3 storey houses made of wooden architecture stand out. These wooden architecture flats reflect traditional Ottoman architecture. However, if your preference is a concrete building an apartment for sale Istanbul Sultanahmet, you can find suitable options in this region.
Sultanahmet is a settlement in Istanbul that has a coast to the Marmara Sea. It is located in an area called the historical peninsula, one of the first settlements of ancient times.
Eminönü;, one of the most known districts of Istanbul, is the neighbor of Sultanahmet area. The historical Cemberlitas region is located right next to Sultanahmet. Kennedy Street, which passes through the coastline of the region, extends to the Atakoy coast. It is possible to reach the district of Avcilar from the coastal road together with other avenues.
Although this historical peninsula, called Old Istanbul, contains many values together, when you are a host here, you can enjoy the view of the Bosphorus, Kadıkoy and even Prince Islands.
You can watch the unique splendor of the Marmara Sea and the Bosphorus at the far end of the peninsula, which is called "Sarayburnu" in this region.
If you are interested in history, a real estate you will buy in Sultanahmet Istanbul will be the right investment decision for you.
Sultanahmet is one of the right places to make real estate with all its values. If you want to live in an apartment that you will buy in this region, everything you need is at hand.
If you want to rent the house you bought, for example, you can rent a studio apartment with sea view for around 2,000 - 2,500 TL. This rental income is higher than the return of an equivalent apartment in many regions of Istanbul. If you design and rent your apartment fully furnished, the rental price will be even higher.
Or, when you want to sell your home in the future, you can make a profitable sale with added investment value.
You can choose to buy a home in the boutique hotels located in the interior of Sultanahmet and near Sultanahmet Square. Thus, you will feel the mystical and historical texture of the region right beside you.
In terms of being the most important touristic area of Istanbul, this region, which has dozens of places to visit, is a place visited by local and foreign tourists in summer and winter.
When you enter this area, you will be surprised at what valuable building to visit.
The region is also home to the historic Grand Bazaar. It is important that it is one of the oldest bazaars in the world built in 1461 during the period of Fatih Sultan Mehmet. Except for about 4,000 shops in the Grand Bazaar, there are thousands of workplaces in the Sultanahmet area. The region is very active in terms of shopping.
Whether you want to live in an apartment in Sultanahmet or for investment purposes, you will do all kinds of lucrative shopping.
Public transportation alternatives in the region are highly developed. The rail system tram line is the most important means of transportation in the region. Starting from Besiktas's Kabatas district, the tram line passes through Eminonu and Sultanahmet and extends to Aksaray and then to Topkapi.
In the past, buses were passing through Sultanahmet. However, in order to keep the historical texture intact, the last stop of the buses goes to Beyazit square, which is 3 minutes walking distance from Sultanahmet. It is possible to go to Eminonu in 15 minutes on foot from Sultanahmet. If you wish, you can get off in a shorter time by using the tramway. Eminonu will give you the opportunity to reach Kadıkoy, Besiktas and Prince Islands by ferry.
You can also move from Sirkeci to the Asian side by Marmaray.
By purchasing an Istanbul Card, you can reach many central points of Istanbul thanks to the buses departing from Beyazit.
If you want to travel with your private car, you can make a pleasant journey by using the coastal road, accompanied by the smell of the sea. Through the Eurasia Tunnel on the coastal road, you also experience the convenience of crossing the Asian Side in 6 minutes.
It also provides added value to the education life with prestigious universities in the nearby Sultanahmet region. Istanbul University, located in Beyazit, is one of the most established universities in Istanbul and the world. It is very easy to reach here with walking distance.
In addition, Istanbul Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, which you can reach in 10 minutes by tram, is very close to Sultanahmet and is one of the important values of Fatih district.
As health institutions, there are Haseki Training and Research Hospital, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty Hospital and Capa Medical Faculty hospitals, which are very close to the region and can be reached by tramway line without traffic.
There are many historical monuments and places worth seeing in the region. When you own one of the apartment for sale Istanbul Sultanahmet, you can benefit from all these values.
Beyazit Library, one of the oldest libraries in Istanbul, is a few minutes away from this area. Today, although the internet meets all of our daily information needs, Beyazit Library continues to serve as a historical heritage for those who have a library culture.
Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia Museum, Sultan Ahmet Mosque and Square, Basilica Cistern, Cemberlitas and Grand Bazaar are among the prominent values of the region.
Sultan Ahmet Mosque: The mosque located in Sultan Ahmet Square impresses with its magnificence. This dazzling mosque built during the reign of Ahmet 1 is known as the “Blue Mosque” by foreigners. This building, named after the blue tiles in it, is the only mosque in Istanbul with 6 minarets.
Hagia Sophia Museum: The 8th Wonder of the World, Hagia Sophia Museum is a favorite work of Muslim and Christian societies. Hagia Sophia, which was used as a church for 916 years, started to be used as a mosque after Fatih Sultan Mehmet, one of the great Ottoman sultans, conquered Istanbul in 1453. Great care was taken not to damage any part of the building during its conversion to the mosque. Today it is open to visitors as a museum.
Topkapı Palace: The Palace, which is one of the most important and magnificent buildings of the Ottoman period, is located just below Sultanahmet. The palace was built by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1478 and 600 years of Ottoman history was ruled from Topkapı Palace for 400 years. Topkapı Palace was used until the Dolmabahçe Palace was built as the administrative center.
This unique palace, which is used as a museum today, is one of the most important historical places to be seen in Istanbul.
Basilica Cistern: This building, located in Sultan Ahmet Square, was built in 542 by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian. This giant water cistern, built to meet the water needs of the city, is a dazzling historical value with its magnificent structure. With its magnificent architecture, Basilica Cistern creates an enchanting atmosphere with its columns and Medusa stone.
There is also the Medusa Head Cistern, one of the masterpieces of the Roman era, which attracted everyone's attention with the legends told about it.
Grand Bazaar: It is a place where the heart of Istanbul beats and has been the center of trade from past to present. It is one of the largest and oldest bazaars and shopping squares in the world. It has a magnificent view with its labyrinthine streets, countless domes and historical fountains inside. This unique structure, which contains thousands of souvenirs, textiles and Turkish flavors, is too large to visit in one day. It is an important issue that especially the jewelers constitute the majority. The Grand Bazaar, known as the heart of the gold market in Istanbul.
Gulhane Park: This magnificiant Park, which was used as the back garden of Topkapi Palace during the Ottoman period, has a very large area of 100,000 square meters. One of the rare natural areas that have preserved its structure in Istanbul, one of the gates of this giant park is in Sultanahmet and the other is in Sarayburnu. It is a place worth seeing with its hundreds of trees and plants.
Spice Bazaar: It is a bazaar whose construction started in 1597 and started its operation in 1663. It is a bazaar that is famous in the world with its stores selling spices and herbs from Asia and Africa.
It is the main bazaar with Turkish flavors from the Ottoman times until today. Anyone who comes to the Spice Bazaar in Istanbul, which has a worldwide reputation, is a tourist attraction. Along with souvenirs unique to Turkish traditions, the Turkish delight and many candies are sold in the bazaar.
Today, the bazaar, which also includes jewelry, textile and gift shops, is one of the most important places preferred by Istanbul residents and tourists for shopping.
As can be seen, the Sultanahmet area offers many reasons for both living and investing in real estate.
You can definitely find a suitable alternative of apartment for sale in Istanbul Sultanahmet.
A wooden-built house to live the history or a modern concrete building in the magic of history .. 1 bedroom, 2 bedrooms or larger apartments that you can choose according to your taste are waiting for you to realize a profitable investment in the Sultanahmet area.
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