"Basilica Cistern" Basilica Cistern - Yerebatan Saray Tip by alectrevor
Basilica Cistern - Yerebatan Saray, Istanbul: 124 reviews and 266 photos
Entrance fee is 10 TL to the Basilica Cistern, entry is down steps as the Cistern is underground. The place is dark with atmospheric lighting of dozens of pillars standing in water, carp swimming around. There are two Medusa heads. The place was built in Byzantium times. Worth the visit.
Address: Yerebatan Sarnici
Directions: Over the way from the Blue Mosque. Sultanamet.
Phone: 212 522 1259
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