Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour
Let us take you on a journey of a full day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul city tour.
A Day of Timeless Beauty
Our Full-Day Istanbul Old City Tour invites you to unravel the layers of history woven into the fabric of this mesmerizing city. Join us for a day of discovery, where ancient wonders come to life, and the echoes of centuries past resonate through every step.
Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour Itinerary
Between 08:00 -08:30 AM pick up from hotel and transfer to meeting point of group and tour guide for the Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour. We will visit to;
- Hagia Sophia: Also Called the Church of Divine Wisdom, it is a masterpieceof grandeur and proportion. Coveted by the Islamic East and Christian West, the Hagia Sophia is one of mankind's greatest treasures.
- Blue Mosque ( Sultanahmet Mosque): No one has been to Istanbul at least once can ever forget the feeling of awe and wonder at seeing the Blue Mosque for the first time.
- Hippodrome and Obelisk: The vast Hippodrome, known as At Meydani or " plaze of the horses" stretches between Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque.
- Shopping Opportunity
- Grand Covered Bazaar ( Kapali Carsi): The Oldest and the largest covered market place in the world is situated in the center of the city.
- Topkapi Palace: Topkapi Palace was the main residence of the Sultan and his court. It was initially the seat of government as well as the imperial residence. Even though access was strictly regulated, inhabitans of the palace rarely had to venture outsince the palace functioned almost as an autonomous entity a city within a city. Audience and consultation chambers and areas served for the political workings of the empire.
17:00 PM is the end of the tour, then participants will be transferred back to their hotel and full day Byzantine,Ottoman Relics Tour will be ended.
- Topkapı Palace is closed on Tuesdays.
- The Grand Covered Bazaar is closed on Sundays and will be replaced by other authentic shops.
- Harem section of the Topkapi Palace is not included in the program. You may visit it if you wish during the free time your guide will give you
- Avoid the extended queues at this prominent attraction too by not waiting in the long ticket lines. With your guide, you'll bypass these lines.
- You can obtain the museum entrance ticket for Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia from us.
Includes of Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour
- Hotel pick-up
- Hotel drop-off
- English speaking tour guide
- Non Smoking air-conditioned touristical vehicle
- Local taxes
- Service charge
Excludies of Full Day Byzantine, Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour
- Topkapi Palace entry fee
- Hagia Sophia entry fee
- Personal expenses
- Tips to driver and guide
Pick-up and Drop-off Details of Full Day Byzantine & Ottoman Relics Istanbul City Tour
- 08:00 AM - 08:30 AM pick-up from your hotel
- 17:00 PM drop you to your hotel.
Immerse Yourself in Istanbul's Ancient Splendors: Full-Day Old City Tour
Embark on a captivating journey through time with our Full-Day Istanbul Old City Tour, a mesmerizing exploration of the historical treasures that grace the heart of this enchanting metropolis. Delve into the rich tapestry of Istanbul's past as we guide you through iconic landmarks, ancient architecture, and tales that resonate through the ages.
Full-Day Old City Tour Highlights
Hagia Sophia: Begin your day at the awe-inspiring Hagia Sophia, a marvel of Byzantine architecture. Step into the vastness of this former cathedral and mosque, and witness the seamless fusion of Christian and Islamic elements within its majestic walls.
Blue Mosque: Adjacent to Hagia Sophia stands the Blue Mosque, an elegant masterpiece adorned with exquisite blue tiles. Explore its intricate domes, minarets, and serene courtyards as you absorb the spiritual ambiance that permeates this sacred space.
Topkapi Palace: Step into the opulent world of Topkapi Palace, the residence of Ottoman sultans for centuries. Traverse through its lavish courtyards, opulent chambers, and the treasury housing priceless artifacts that narrate tales of Ottoman grandeur.
Hippodrome Square: Stroll through the historic Hippodrome Square, where chariot races once echoed through the air. Marvel at the ancient Egyptian obelisk, the Serpent Column, and the German Fountain, each bearing witness to centuries of events.
Grand Bazaar: Indulge in the vibrant energy of the Grand Bazaar, one of the world's oldest and largest covered markets. Immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of colors, scents, and sounds as you navigate through its labyrinthine alleys, discovering treasures from traditional carpets to exotic spices.
A Day of Timeless Beauty: Our Full-Day Istanbul Old City Tour invites you to unravel the layers of history woven into the fabric of this mesmerizing city. Join us for a day of discovery, where ancient wonders come to life, and the echoes of centuries past resonate through every step.