Tour Highlights : Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Byzantine Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, grand bazaar
Pick up & Drop off from hotel or from the Istanbul cruise port. You will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional guide with this tour.
Hippodrome : The former center for entertainment, sports and political activities in the city during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and fountain of Willhelm II.
Hagia Sophia : The Church of Holy Wisdom, undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the World used as a mosque during Ottomans and serving as a museum today.
Blue Mosque : One of the biggest mosques of Istanbul from 17th century architecture is one of the principal adornments on the skyline of Istanbul. Also famous for its blue tiles and 6 minarest.
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.
Grand Bazaar : The oldest and the largest covered market place in the World with nearly 4.000 shops fuul of rich collections of carpets, jewellery, leather, and souvenirs.
Closed : Hagia Sophia is closed on MONDAY, will be replaced by Underground Cistern
Topkapi Palace is closed on TUESDAY, will be replaced by Underground Cistern
Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
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
P.S : Free Pick-up & drop-off service are available only from the hotels located in the city center.
You will be informed for cost for pick-up & drop-off service from the hotels located out of the center.
Discounts : Please Mail us us for Group Booking discounts or for questions.