Highlights Of Istanbul

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    08:45 Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Departure Details :
    Your Istanbul Hotel Lobby
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Experience the beauty of Istanbuls Old City with a fully-guided small group walking tour. On this 7-hour tour, spend the day wandering through the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome, the Grand Bazaar, and Topkapi Palace. Hotel transfer in a climate-controlled coach is available and lunch is included.

Highlights

  • Small group ensures personal service
  • All-inclusive tour
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Istanbul straddles East and West, enticing your senses and expanding your perceptions of the world around you. Beginning at 8:45am, this small-group 7-hour tour, led by a local guide, will take you through Istanbuls historical highlights. Leaveyour hotel by climate-controlled vehicle prior to the tour and then travel mostly by foot, hearing revealing facts and historical stories that leave you with a deeper understanding of the city.

Begin your day at one of Istanbul's greatest architectural masterpieces, the Hagia Sophia. This 6th-century basilica stuns with its towering minarets and beautiful golden mosaics. It is often called the 8th wonder of the world.

Head across the street to the Blue Mosque. One of the most famous monuments in all of Turkey, the Blue Mosque (also known as the Sultanahmet Mosque) is an Ottoman-era place of worship designed to match the grandeur of the Hagia Sophia. The walls boast more than 20,000 blue Iznik tiles.

Explore the Hippodrome, site of ancient chariot races. There are still relics of the past dotting this incredible area, which is currently a public square.

Continue to the Grand Bazaar, a historical covered market, andbarter on everything from fine leather goods to spices and sweets. There are nearly 4000 stalls here, so you're sure to find something fascinating and beautiful.

After an included lunch, head to the Topkapi Palace. This was the official and primary residence of the Ottoman Sultans for nearly 400 years. Today it serves as a museum and monument. Stroll through its gardens and galleries filled with fine Chinese porcelain and silver. See many of the imperial costumes worn by the Sultans and their families.

At the conclusion of your tour, the vehicle will return you to your hotel.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants

Wheelchair accessible - if assistance is required, passenger must provide their own carer

Vehicles are collapsible wheelchair accessible, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking due to insurance regulations

A moderate amount of walking is involved

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