Istanbul, Turkey Price Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$30.08
1 USD = 18.6400 TRY
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Istanbul Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar32.63 - 44.21
starstarstarstarstar54.74 - 142.11
starstarstarstarstar73.68 - 355.79
starstarstarstarstar126.32 - 407.37
starstarstarstarstar202.11 - 684.21

Istanbul Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed24.21 - 36.84

Istanbul Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Hagia SophiaThis 6th century temple is the city's most famous attraction. It's now a mosque again, and free to enter.
adults
0.00
Museum of ArcheologyThis popular museum is a look into the numerous ancient specimens in the region.
adults
3.22
Topkapi PalaceThis wonderfully decorated Ottoman palace is a top draw.
adults
10.73

Istanbul Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastYour hotel will likely include breakfast, but if it doesn't you'll have many options of local favorites nearby.1.88 - 3.76
Budget lunchSandwiches and other Mediterranean dishes are usually good bargains in local shops.2.41 - 4.29
Budget dinnerAvoiding the most touristy places should find you with high quality at reasonable prices.3.76 - 5.36
Beer (pint)Restaurants and local pubs will be cheaper than night clubs for beer in Istanbul.2.68 - 4.29
Raki (.17L pitcher)This anise-flavored local liquor is traditionally diluted with water.3.22 - 5.36

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center3.11 - 3.33
Express bus from airport to city center0.59
3km taxi ride in Istanbul0.64 - 1.07
Metro ride in Istanbul0.27
Tram ride in Istanbul0.27
Private minivan (dolmus)0.21 - 0.54
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