Golden Horn And Miniaturk Park Tour In Istanbul

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Explore the European side of Istanbul on this 3-hour tour, and see highlights like the Golden Horn, Eyp Sultan Mosque and Miniatrk model park! With an expert guide at your side, youll visit the Eyp districts most significant mosque before riding up a cable car to Pierre Loti Caf. Enjoy stunning views of the Golden Horn Istanbuls natural harbor and then finish your tour admiring miniature model replicas of Turkeys famous buildings at Miniatrk.


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

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Start your tour with a hotel pickup, and then head straight to the district of Eyp by minibus. Your first stop here is Eyp Sultan Mosque, the place of worship thats widely considered to be Istanbuls holiest site. Visited by thousands each day, the mosque is known for its colorful yet mystical ambiance.

Inside the building is the tomb of Eyp El-Ensari -- a close companion of the Prophet Mohammed. After exploring the mosque, youll pay a visit to his famous mausoleum while leaning about his prominent religious role in Turkey.

Continue your tour with a walk to the Eyp cable car, and then ride up it to the Pierre Loti Caf, where the French poet Pierre Loti wrote while admiring views of the Golden Horn. Sit down and relax here, while soaking up commanding views of the horn-shaped fjord below that splits the citys European shoreline into two.

Head down the cable car and stroll across to your tours final destination Miniatrk! This kitsch yet fascinating museum showcases hundreds of models of Turkeys most famous buildings. Aptly demonstrating the Turks pride for their heritage, the miniature park also boasts a selection of figurines that depict the countrys culture; see praying Muslims, Jews at a mosque, flower sellers and more!

Spend time exploring the site independently and then check out its popular shopping center for souvenirs to take home. Your tour then ends with a drop-off at your Istanbul hotel.

Inclusions for Golden Horn And Miniaturk Park Tour In Istanbul

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Local guide
  • Entrance fees toMiniatrk
  • Cable car ride
  • Donation to Eyp Sultan Mosque

Exclusions for Golden Horn And Miniaturk Park Tour In Istanbul

  • Food and drink
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Please note: When reconfirming your booking, your local supplier will advise you on alternative meeting points for hotels which are not accessible

A small amount of walking is involved

Not wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

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10 Traveler Reviews

  • Interesting

  • Je ne suis pas satisfaite de cette excursion.En effet, le transport etait mal organisé.On a perdu beaucoup de temps plus d'1 heure ce qui a eu comme consequence la visite de Miniaturk en à peine 1 heure!
    De plus l'excursion etait en français et en anglais.
    La visite de la mosquée etait aussi moyenne. Aucune emotion.
    Par contre le Miniaturk est excellent et super.trop court dommage.

  • Very good organisation of pick up from the Hotel.
    The guide was informative funny speeching French and English very good.
    Interesting sites

  • Nice and light tour. Our children loved the Miniaturk Park

  • Miniatures are presented well and of an excellent likeness.

  • I enjoyed the places visited on this tour, but found the tour guide indifferent in the extreme. He appeared not at all interested in us or any of the site we were visiting. getting information required pulling teeth.

  • i couldnt go on this tour as there werent enough people to fill it. I got a replacement day for it but this was on the same day i was doing the Istanbul in one day so was unable to make it and therefore cant comment on it.

  • Miniaturk, Eyup Sultan r.a.'s shrine and mosque as well as Pierre Loti Hill are sites not to be missed. It was nice day!

  • Enough time to wonder around the miniaturk park. Excellent guide with knowledge of history when visiting Eyub Al Ansari mosque and tomb.

  • I enjoyed this tour very much. We had a good tour guide, and the sites we visited were very interesting. Would recommend this tour.

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