Best Things To Do in Edirne, Turkey

Whether you're visiting Edirne for a few days or are a localite, Edirne is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Edirne. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Edirne. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Edirne. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Edirne keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Edirne listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Edirne which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Edirne will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Edirne recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Edirne

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Edirne that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 396 itineraries
    Selimiye Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Educational Site, Architecture

    Address: Babademirtas Street, Edirne 22020, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Commissioned by Sultan Selim II and built by Mimar Sinan in the 16th century, this Islamic architecture masterpiece is the most elegant summary of Ottoman architectural philosophy. The interiors and e...Read more

  2. #2 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 282 itineraries
    Beyazid Ii Kulliyesi Health Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Yeniimaret Mh., 22000 Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This hospital museum is set within a complex of buildings that was for four centuries famous for its treatment of various diseases, and especially mental illnesses (which they treated unusually humani...Read more

  3. #3 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 275 itineraries
    Eski Cami

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Outdoors, Observatory

    Address: Sabuni Mh., Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This lovely 15th century Ottoman Mosque is located close to the historical centre of Edirne, not far away from Selimiye. It is one of the three imperial mosques in the city, and the smallest of these....Read more

  4. #4 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 281 itineraries
    Meric River Bridge

    Tags: Outdoors, River, Observatory, Bridge

    Address: Meric River Bridge, Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The 150 year old bridge crosses the Maritsa, and though it doesn’t seem very remarkable in and of itself, it stands on one of the most picturesque spots in town. There is a cute cafe nearby, whe...Read more

  5. #5 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 263 itineraries
    Karaagac

    Tags: Outdoors, Educational Site, Food And Drinks, Street Market

    Address: Karaagac, Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A quaint town, Karaagac has an important history, not least of which is that the Treaty of Lausanne was signed here. Just 4km southwest of Edirne, the city has pretty streets, lovely boulevards and pa...Read more

  6. #6 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 245 itineraries
    Grand Bazaar Of Edirne

    Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Food And Drinks, Entertainment

    Address: Saraclar Caddesi, Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in the 16th century by Mimar Sinan, this covered bazaar isn’t like the usual Turkish bazaars you may have heard of, especially like the one in Istanbul. The merchants here are very polite ...Read more

  7. #7 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    Edirne Archaeological And Ethnographical Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Observatory, Educational Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: 1 Yore Dergisi Sayi: 12, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This museum is sister to the Museum of Islamic Arts close to Selimiye Mosque and is located right next to it. It’s highlights are: Thracian funerary steles featuring horsemen. Textiles and carp...Read more

  8. #8 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 279 itineraries
    Turkish And Islamic Art Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Outdoors

    Address: Meydan Mahallesi, Zehrimar Cami Sok., 22020 Edirne Merkez/Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Established in 1925 by Dr Rifat Osman, consisting of the small rooms of the beautiful medrese Hadith School along the northeast corner of Selimiye Mosque’s courtyard, the Turkish and Islamic Art...Read more

  9. #9 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    Balkan War Museum And Sukru Pasha Memorial

    Tags: Military Museum, History Museum, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Sukrupasa Mahallesi, Bucuktepe – Edirne

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This monument was opened in 2000, and lies on the highest hill in the city, close to the city cemetery. Rustu Pasha was the commander of Edirne’s defending forces during the Balkan war. The muse...Read more

  10. #10 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 281 itineraries
    Three Balconies Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Sabuni Mh., Edirne Merkez Ogretmenevi, Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    This is the third of the three imperial mosques in the city centre. You best cover them all together. When first built, it was distinct for having the largest dome of any Ottoman building. The highlig...Read more

  11. #11 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 304 itineraries
    Saraclar Caddesi

    Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Food And Drinks, Market

    Address: Saraclar Caddesi, Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 09:00 pm Details

    Pedestrians only. This shopping street, with a good number of cafes at its sides, is one of the best places in the city to people watch. The architecture surrounding the place is neo-classical. It&rsq...Read more

  12. #12 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 281 itineraries
    Macedonian Tower

    Tags: Observatory, Educational Site, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Uc Serefeli, Edirne

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    There are two reasons this tower could have been named such. One, that it looks over the general direction where Macedonia used to be. Two, Macedonia used to once extend all the way to Edirne. The tow...Read more

  13. #13 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 264 itineraries
    Eski Sarayi

    Address: Edirne Sarayı, Fatih Cephanelik Köprüsü 22000 Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This 15th century Ottoman palace was one of the largest in the empire. Even when Edirne wasn’t the ottoman capital anymore, it remained as a favourite royal summer retreat, with large hunting gr...Read more

  14. #14 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 276 itineraries
    Rustem Pasha Caravanserai

    Address: Edirne, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Technically this is a hotel, but it’s sheer historical value makes is must visit tourist attraction. May we recommend that you stay here rather than any of Edirne’s other, modern hotels. T...Read more

  15. #15 of 19 Things To Do in Edirne
    - Used in 106 itineraries
    Treaty Of Lausanne Monument And Museum

    Address: Karaagac Mh. Istasyon Cd No:6 Edirne Turkey

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Opened in 1998, this museum is housed in the historic Karaagac Railway Staion. The Treaty of Lausanne came about in 1923, because the Turkish National Movement rejected the treaty formulated by the Al...Read more