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Flights to Istanbul, Turkey


Rich in history, this city was once known as Constantinople and the heart of the ancient Byzantine Empire. In the 15th century the city was conquered by the Ottoman Sultan Mehmet, was renamed Istanbul and became the capital of the Ottoman Empire. The most populous city in Turkey, Istanbul straddles the Bosporus and is a bridge between Asia and Europe both physically and culturally. It is an all year round destination that is both magnificently ancient and vibrantly modern, with endless hospitality, delicious food, elegant minarets, the bright blue waters of the Sea of Marmara, a vibrant nightlife and plenty of opportunity for shopping.

Book your flight to Istanbul with Air Astana and visit this city that has inspired so many authors, artists and poets.