Operated Everyday between 08:00 am / 17:00 pm
Tour Highlights : Spice Bazaar, Bosphorus Tour on Boat, Topkapi Palace, Sultan Tombs
Description :Our shuttle will pick you up from hotel or from cruise port drop off back at the end of the tour.
You will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional tour guide with this tour.
Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar) : The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of various spices ‚Äúcinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme and every other concievable herb and spice‚ÄĚ. Shops selling spices, fruits, vegetables, flowers, turkish delights etc..
Bosphorus Tour on Boat : A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway seperating Europe and Asia. The shore is lined with old wooden villas, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. During the excursion you will pass the magnificent Dolmabahce Palace, and further along, the parks and imperial pavillions of Yildiz Palace. On the coastal edge of this park, is Ciragan Palace, 300 meters of is marble facade faces the shore. At Ortakoy a great variety of artists gather every Sunday to display their work along the street. Ortakoy is a symbol of tolerance with a church, a mosque and a synagogue existing side by side for centuries. .
Topkapi Palace :The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed* Treasury and Harem sections in Topkapi Palace are not included in the program and are due to extra entry.
Sultans Tombs :There are five tombs of Ottoman Sultans within the graveyard at St. Sophia. The ceramic panels are the most beautiful examples of the 16th century with purple, green, blue, and red flower motives. Prince robes and a small piece from the Kaaba covers are displayed on the sarcophaguses.
Closed : Hagia Sophia is closed on MONDAY, will be replaced by Underground Cistern
Topkapi Palace is closed on TUESDAY and this tour will be replaced with the Two Continents Tour on tuesday.
Blue Mosque closed on Friday due to Prayer.
- 70 Euro / Special Deal !
- Child between 3-7 age : 50 Euro
- Child between 0-2 age : FREE ( no meal)
What is included in tour?
- Hotel Pick-up & drop-off by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches
- Entrance Fees mentioned by the itineraries.
- Professional Licenced Tour Guide.
- Services Charges & Local Taxes.
What is excluded in tour?
- Tips and gratuities
- Drinks at lunch
- Personal expenses
Hotel Pick Up & Drop Off Service and Other Informations
- Owing to traffic difficulties, pickups may delay beyond our control.
- FREE Pick-up & Drop-off service available only from hotels in city center.
- Extra Pick up Drop off charge from Asian Side 70 Euro for two ways Extra Pick up Drop off charge from Europian Side 40 to 70 Euro for two ways.
Such as center; Levent, Maslak, Atakoy, Bakirkoy, Yesilkoy, Bahcesehir, Gunesli, Merter, Beylikduzu, Yenibosna etc..
Please ask price for pick up possibility from other locations.
Group Booking : Please Contact US for Group Booking Discounts or for other questions.