Kariye Museum (Chora Church)

From the numerous Byzantine monuments, Kariye Museum is one of the most fabulous one.

The kariye Museum which was originally a church, and has been reconstructed at least five times and is now one of the most famous buildings in Istanbul. It dates back to the fifth century, and It’s name translates to Church of the Holy Saviour in the Country. Known for its  wonderful mosaics and frescoes, every corner has a story. You should buy a guidebook or take a guide with you to explain the meaning of that arts and you will be amazed by the history and beauty.