The 5 Best Spas in Istanbul

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Discover a world of relaxation, rejuvenation and beauty at these fabulous spas

Arich legacy from the Romans and Byzantines, bathhouses are an integral part of Turkey’s heritage. Over the last 2000 years, bathing in Istanbul has been perfected into an art form, and today’s visitor can choose from a selection of top spas and massage therapists. In traditional hamams, men and women bathe separately. In smaller hamams with only one bath, men and women bathe at different times.