Hagia Sophia is one of the most visited museums and most prominent monuments in the world in terms of art and the history of architecture. It has also been called “the eighth wonder of the world”The natural grain and color of the stones used is still very sharp and vibrant. Decorative elements such as the frescos and mosaics continue to captivate with their clarity and preservation. Situated as a pinnacle in the middle of Istanbul has been part of the cultural fabric of the city in both ancient and modern times, now an important spot for tourism in Istanbul
The Hagia Sophia location is in the heart of Sultanahmet, close to other popular sights including the Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace , Istanbul Archaeology Museum , and Blue Mosque. The distance between Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque is only two minutes walk.