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Basilica Cistern is located in a historic area of Istanbul known for its stunning cathedral and top museums. The neighbourhood is home to 1821 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that works for your stay.
Choose from 771 hotels and other accommodation options within a mile of Basilica Cistern, including these picks:
After you've visited Basilica Cistern, you can discover the sights and attractions within just a few miles of the area.
Study the collections at Hagia Sophia, Pera Museum or Le Arts Turcs. Sultanahmet Square, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace are landmarks that you won't want to miss. You can watch performances at Nardis Jazz Club, Galata Whirling Dervish Hall and Borusan Sanat if you're interested in local theatre.
Grand Bazaar and Galata Tower are both worth a visit while you're out exploring. Spend some time checking out Taksim Square, which is 2 mi from Basilica Cistern, or make a stop by Dolmabahce Palace, located 2.4 mi away.
With so many ways to get around, seeing the area around Basilica Cistern is simple. You can take advantage of metro transport at Laleli-University Station, Aksaray Station and Aksaray Tram Station. If you're taking a train into town, Istanbul Yenikapi Station, YeniKapi Station and Istanbul Kumkapi Station are the stations closest to Istanbul City Center.