Economical Yesilkoy Car Rental Deals
We, at Istanbul Airport Car Rentals, offer well-tended car rentals for Yesilkoy at low-cut prices where one gets to choose from a variety which covers economy, intermediate, mini, luxury and 8/9-seater vehicles etc. Istanbul Airport Car Rentals has partnered with numerous suppliers including names like Budget, Europcar and SIXT among others which bring brand-inclusive deals with complementing inclusions and add-ons. Inclusions come covered with our Yesilkoy car rental deals whereas add-ons like baby seats and the GPS are available for renting at an extra fee. Book your Yesilkoy car rental online or by contacting our 24/7 available booking support team.
Yesilkoy in a Nutshell
Yesilkoy is a beautiful place in Istanbul with a rustic charm and was popular as ‘coastal resort town’ in the past especially for hunting. In the 19th century, Yesilkoy had a mixed population that included Turks, Greeks, Armenians and Levantines and was under an Armenian Dadyan family which got it as a gift from the Sultan himself.
The Legend of San Stefano
Yesilkoy was called San Stefano till 1926….. It is said that in the 13th century a ship was delivering the relics of Saint Stephens from Constantinople to Rome which was forced to anchor in Yesilkoy due to the Fourth crusade and the relics were kept at a church; because of this, the place, as well as the church got the name.
Yesilkoy ‘Gems of the Past’
Being an old town which had seen a variety of inhabitants, the mix of cultures and religions can still be seen in its makeup plus historical legacies like an Italian Mission, an Italian Catholic Church & cemetery, Greek Church and Armenian Church. Yesilkoy was a proud owner of its railway station which was first built in 1871; it was the major contributor in encouraging its tourism boon.