Edirne travel guide

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You're Going to Love Edirne

Located near the borders of Turkey, Greece, and Bulgaria, Edirne is an old city with a fascinating past as part of the Ottoman Empire. Today, it is a popular tourist spot for history and culture lovers, along with bargain hunters who frequent the local markets. A gateway to Asia with a European flair, you'll discover striking architecture and rich local cuisine.

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When to Visit Edirne

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With winter temperatures that dip well below freezing, most tourists choose to visit during the summer from June to August, when temperatures average around 75 daily. The moderate spring and fall are also good alternatives.

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Where to Stay in Edirne

Stay in modern comfort on a quiet street near the Old Mosque at the Hotel Edirne Palace. Enjoy the sleek modern decor and bright rooms at the Isik Hotel, located in a central area near the Selimiye Mosque and Ali Pasa Bazaar.

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Shopping Streets

Saraçlar caddesi, the main car-free shopping street of the city, is located near the Selimiye Mosque, offering a string of small shops and boutiques.

Groceries and Other

Kiler, Bim, and Kipa are three of the main supermarkets in the city. A quart of milk costs around ₺2.85 and a dozen eggs about ₺5.60.

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Where to Eat in Edirne

Choose traditional piliç or roast chicken at Balkan Piliç, where main dishes start at ₺5. For classic Turkish dishes such as tava ciğer, or fried calf's liver with red chilies, try Köfteci Osman, where main dishes start at ₺15.