Exclusive access for foreign visitors is limited to the 2nd floor of Hagia Sophia, where guides refrain from speaking to maintain a quiet atmosphere for prayers. An audio guide app is available for a personalized experience accessible through your own phone, with headphones required (available for purchase at the museum ticket office if needed). The Hagia Sophia Ticket includes the advantage of skipping the ticket line, though there may be a security queue.
Embark on a self-guided exploration through the awe-inspiring Hagia Sophia, a testament to centuries of history. Roam freely through iconic chambers, marvel at Byzantine craftsmanship, and soak in the cultural richness. The softly illuminated corridors guide you through Istanbul's past, where every corner tells a silent yet powerful story. Book your ticket now for an immersive journey through time, uncovering the secrets and treasures within the hallowed walls of Hagia Sophia.