Explore Istanbul

Charming attractions for every traveller

Straddling Asia and Europe, Istanbul is where East and West converge. Today, the legendary city is a rich landscape of mosques, museums, boutiques and bazaars.

Located in the central Besiktas district, Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul, provides a superb base from which to explore Istanbul's many attractions.

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Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 9.3ºC 4.2ºC
Feb 9.7ºC 4.0ºC
Mar 12.1ºC 5.5ºC
Apr 17.0ºC 9.3ºC
May 22.1ºC 13.5ºC
Jun 26.9ºC 18.0ºC
Jul 29.4ºC 20.4ºC
Aug 29.2ºC 20.5ºC
Sep 25.5ºC 17.4ºC
Oct 20.2ºC 13.6ºC
Nov 15.2ºC 9.3ºC
Dec 11.2ºC 6.2ºC