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49 Istanbul Captions For Instagram – Puns, Quotes & Short Captions

If you’re visiting Istanbul then you’re bound to have hundreds of stunning photos that you’ll want to post to Instagram.

Nothing goes better with a beautiful photo than a cute caption. To save you the trouble of thinking up a caption yourself, I’ve put together this list of the best Istanbul Instagram captions.

Just copy and paste the Istanbul caption straight into Instagram.

These captions work for any place you’re visiting in Istanbul, including the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Grand Bazaar and more.

Best Istanbul Instagram Captions

Funny Istanbul Captions & Istanbul Puns

  1. I’ll be there in just a minaret
  1. Istanbul is a bit bazaar!
  1. I mosque ask you if you love Istanbul as much as I do
  1. Istanbul holds the Tur-key to my heart
  1. Istanbul, I’ll definitely be baklava!
  1. I’m Turkish Delight-ed to be in Istanbul
  1. I’m hammam a great time here in Istanbul!
  1. You doner know
  1. I falafel that I have to leave Turkey
  1. I mosque come back to Istanbul soon!

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Short Istanbul Captions

  1. Just you, me, and the Bosporus Sea
  1. I’m hopeful in Constantinople
  1. Mamma Mia, the Hagia Sophia!
  1. There’s a new sultan in town
  1. Wanderlust and city dust
  1. My kind of city
  1. But first, Istanbul
  1. Meanwhile, in Istanbul…
  1. Browsing at the bazaar

Cute Istanbul Captions For Instagram

  1. My heart is in Istanbul
  1. I fell in love, his name is Istanbul
  1. Istanbul, thank you for making me feel so alive
  1. All you need is love and a doner kebab
  1. Came for the sights, stayed for the kebabs
  1. Istanbul, you have my heart
  1. Is it humanly possible to love a city? Asking for a friend
  1. Istanbul is always a good idea
  1. There’s no time to be bored in Istanbul
  1. Life is short. Eat that kebab
  1. Meet me at the Hagia Sophia

Istanbul Quotes For Instagram Captions

  1. “If one had but a single glance to give the world, one should gaze on Istanbul” – Alphonse de Lamartine
  1. “If the Earth were a single state, Istanbul would be its capital” – Napoleon Bonaparte
  1. “Either I conquer Istanbul or Istanbul conquers me” – Mehmed the Conqueror
  1. “Holy Istanbul! Your name is the most enchanting one of all names which enchants me” – Pierre Loti
  1. “All other cities are doomed, but I imagine that as long as people exist, Constantinople will exist.” – Petrus Gyllius
  1. “Istanbul – the constant beating of the wave of the east against the rock of the west.” – Susan Moody
  1. “Life can’t be all that bad, I’d think from time to time. Whatever happens, I can always take a long walk along the Bosphorus.” – Orhan Pamuk
  1. “Istanbul, a universal beauty where poet and archaeologist, diplomat and merchant, princess and sailor, northerner and westerner screams with the same admiration. The whole world thinks that this city is the most beautiful place on Earth.” – Edmondo De Amicis
  1. “Istanbul is a magical seal which unites Europe and Asia since the ancient times. Without a doubt, Istanbul is certainly the most beautiful place of the world.” – Gerard De Nerval
  1. “People were right when they say there is no other place on Earth as beautiful looking as Istanbul.” – François-rené De Chateaubriand
  1. “Istanbul is inspiring because it has its own code of architecture, literature, poetry, music.” – Christian Louboutin
  1. “A more beautiful scenery than the one in Istanbul does not exist all over the world.” – Dorina Neave
  1. “You can’t find another world, nor another sea. This city will follow you anywhere.” – Konstantinos Kavafis
  1. “New and old, all writers know that Istanbul is located at the most prestigious spot of the world.” – Gugios Inciciyan
  1. “Istanbul is a unique city that unifies the east and the west, and offers all kinds of freedom to mankind.” – Max Müller
  1. “Paris is a beautiful hall, London is a beautiful park, Berlin is a beautiful barracks but Istanbul is a beautiful city.” – Zülfü Livaneli
  1. “The treasure of the Turkish motherland, the wealth of Turkish history, the Turkish nation’s apple of the eye, Istanbul is the city that has a special place in the hearts of all citizens.” – Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
  1. “To savor Istanbul’s back streets, to appreciate the vines and trees that endow its ruins with accidental grace, you must, first and foremost, be a stranger to them.” – Orhan Pamuk
  1. “Maybe Istanbul was the city in the sky where the people who were our reflections lived.” – Burhan Sönmez

Hopefully this list gave you plenty of ideas for cute Istanbul Instagram captions. 

There’s a caption here for any photo, from puns to beautiful quotes. 

Feel free to copy and paste these Instagram captions for your Istanbul photos.

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