AnadoluJet is offering super cheap flights Basel, Switzerland to Istanbul, Turkey! Book a ticket from only €35 return with checked bag included!
Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia)
Famed for its architecture, this 6th-century Byzantine masterpiece is Istanbul’s most iconic sight. Its dome was considered a revolution in the history of architecture. The building that stands today was actually the third church to be built on this site. The original 4th century structure was built by the first Emperor, Constantine the Great. It was once a house of worship that served several religions. It started out as a Greek Eastern Orthodox basilica, then it was converted to a Roman Catholic Church. It then served as a mosque from 1453 until 1931, before becoming the secular museum in 1935.
This great structure features decorative mosaics depicting various religious scenes. Five sultans and their families rest at the southeast corner of Aya Sofya. The tombs date from as early as 1574.
Photo: Mehmet Cetin, Shutterstock
For more information check out Destination Fly4free: Istanbul>>
May – June
Routing & Sample dates:
Basel – Istanbul SAW – Basel
Departure: May 31, Jun 3, 5, 7, 10, 24
Return: Jun 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 24, 17
One cabin bag.
Canceled or delayed flight within the last 3 years?
You may be entitled to be reimbursed up to €600 for flight cancellations. File you claim with AirHelp >>
5* DoubleTree By Hilton Istanbul – Piyalepasa features an indoor pool, jacuzzi and sauna and luxurious air conditioned rooms with stylish decoration, flat-screen TV and satellite channels, ensuite bathroom, minibar, desk and free wifi.
Book cheap car rentals HERE and don’t forget about Car hire excess insurance offered by Icarehireinsurance.com >>
Main photo: Shutterstock
Copyrighted 2022 by Los Internetos Lodziński Seremak spółka komandytowo-akcyjna Please be aware that this article and whole website is copyrighted. No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means without the prior written permission of the publisher