Explore history and find fun things to do in Ístanbul

Teeming with cultural highlights and modern entertainment, Ístanbul offers a variety of attractions for leisure and business travelers alike. Located in the emerging residential hub of Vadistanbul, the Radisson places you near top area sites like Vadistanbul AVM and UNIQ Ístanbul. You can shop for souvenirs for your loved ones at the famed Grand Bazaar or take in breathtaking views of the city skyline from the top of Galata Tower. Looking for family-friendly things to do? Pack your towels and sunscreen for a day of sunbathing and swimming at the nearby Kilyos beaches or attend a festive parade at lively Taksim Square.
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Taksim Square

5.24 mi / 8.43 km from the hotel
Located in the heart of Ístanbul, this modern entertainment complex boasts a variety of restaurants and shops. This hub also hosts many parades and celebrations throughout the year and is the main transfer point for the local bus system.

UNIQ Istanbul

1.08 mi / 1.74 km from the hotel
Grab dinner and drinks before catching a play or musical performance at the concert hall at UNIQ Ístanbul. You can also explore a variety of shops and play areas. One play area even contains a zip line for children.

Galata Tower

6.08 mi / 9.78 km from the hotel
This nine-story stone tower, originally built in 1348 as a watchtower for the city, offers visitors breathtaking views of Ístanbul’s skyline. Grab a bite to eat at the top-floor café, or throw on your dancing shoes and visit the nightclub for a fun evening on the town.

Blue Mosque

7.39 mi / 11.89 km from the hotel
This renowned mosque gets its name from the hand-painted blue tiles found along the interior as well as the blue light that bathes the exterior at night. The stunning structure incorporates both Ottoman and Byzantine design elements, making it a one-of-a-kind experience for visitors.

Hagia Sophia

7.18 mi / 11.56 km from the hotel
Be bewitched by the beauty of this magnificent landmark, built as a church in 537 and converted to a mosque by Mehmet the Conqueror in 1453.
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Grand Bazaar

7.1 mi / 11.42 km from the hotel
Shop to your heart’s content at Grand Bazaar, one of the world’s oldest covered markets. In the centuries-old alleyways, you will find everything from rare spices to rich fabrics.