firstly Chora is located away from Sultahamet Area ( Old Town ), best way to go there will be with cab, but always it is better to get a taxi from the reception of your hotel. From Sultanahmet old town, they should charge around 20 Trl.
As a Real Istanbul Tours, We provide Private tours in istanbul that visit Chora Museum with guidance of our expert local tour guides, but if you are a traveller that you like to explore yourself with using local transportations, here is some useful information.
- To go Chora museum by tram, As a local guide in istanbul who do visit chora museum very often, i wont recommend to use this way but if you got time, you need to go any tram station in old town ( tram line T1 and named Kabatas – Bagcilar ) take the tram goes to Topkapi stop and switch to T4 tram line and head to Edirnekapi tram stop, where you will see the old city walls as well and from there you need to walk ( 5 minutes ) to Chora Museum
- If you are close to Spice Bazaar , you can walk there and across the Spice Bazaar, There is a big bus station with lots of buses, you can get the bus number 99 or 99A and you can get off in Fener Stop or Balat Stop then you can walk to Chora Museum ( 15 min ) , it will be a nice walk because you will be surrounded with local people and houses remained from Greeks and Jewish people
Also you may go to Real Istanbul Tours’ webpage and click tailor made tours or contact form, you can ask for chora museum and also the things you like to see, Our local private Tour guides of Real Istanbul Tours, can tailor an excellent private tour that you may enjoy a lot