İSTANBUL TOURS Full Day Istanbul Old City

İSTANBUL TOURS Full Day Istanbul Old City

  • Tour of "Sultan Ahmet Center", the heart of the "Old City" from where the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires were ruled.

  • Hagia (St.) Sophia, one of the greatest marvels of architecture, constructed as a basilica in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian.

  • Blue Mosque, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet.

  • Hippodrome, center of sportive (chariot races, athletics) events and political activities of the old city. Obelisk of Theodosius, Serpentine Column, German Fountain of Wilhelm II are the monuments decorating Hippodrome.

  • Grand Covered Bazaar, Most attractive shopping center and biggest "souk" in the world with nearly 4000 shops selling antiques, jewellery, gold, carpets, leatherware and souvenirs.

  • Topkapi Palace, Imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans exhibiting Chinese porcelain, weapons, calligraphy section etc...Treasury and Harem sections are not included in the program and are due to extra entry.

  • LITTLE HAGIA SOFIA MOSQUE is known as one of the oldest standing churches in Istanbul dating back to 6th century. It's early domed- basilica architectural plan of famous Hagia Sophia which wa applied here first time in the history. Temple is founded by powerful emperor Justinianos whose reign was golden age of Roman Empire and now is used as a mosque since 1497.

  • *** Closed
  • Topkapi Palace on Tuesday Replaced with Beylerbeyi Palace.
  • Grand Covered Bazaar on Sunday.

Highlights

  • • ST. Sophia.
  • • Blue Mosque.
  • • Hippodrome of Constantinople.
  • • Grand Bazaar.
  • • Topkapi Imperial Palace.
  • • Little Hagia Sofia Mosque.

Includings

  • • Pick up & drop off from/to your hotel (only from Sultanahmet and Taksim Hotels).
  • • Transportation by a luxury AC vehicle
  • • Professional guidance (in English only, please ask for other languages).
  • • Lunch in local restaurant.
  • • Entrance fees.

Excludings

  • • Personal expenses.
  • • Customary tip to driver and tour guide.
  • • Anything unless specified being included.

Price

65,00 EUR

Duration Time

The tour starts at about 08:45 and finishes at about 17:00

Avaliability

Location

Istanbul

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