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Istanbul in One Day Tour

Istanbul in One Day Tour

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Discover Istanbul with this perfectly designed one day Istanbul tour. You will explore the most exciting historic sights of Istanbul with a professional guide by visiting Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar,Topkapi Palace, Little Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome and Obelisks.

Duration: 8 Hours

City: Istanbul

Free Pick-up service

Pick-up from hotels on the European side of Istanbul available

Highlights: ​Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome and obelisk, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Little Hagia Sophia

What You Can Expect

Pick up from your hotel (located central in istanbul) by air-conditioned non-smoking tour bus between 08:00 am. - 08:30 am. and continue to visit;

 

Blue Mosque

Sultanahmet Mosque (called in turkish) took its name from the ruler at the time of its construction, Sultan Ahmet I (1590 -1617), the 14th emperor of the Ottoman Empire. Constructed between 1609 and 1616, it is also known as the Blue Mosque for its mass of 20,000 blue and green toned tiles adorning its ceiling.

 

Hagia Sophia

The Byzantine emperor Justinian I had Hagia Sophia built, in all its glory, in under five and a half years. Completed in 537AD, this patriarchal basilica remained the largest cathedral in the world until 1453, when Constantinople was conquered by Ottoman armies and Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror converted Hagia Sophia into a mosque and it is a museum right now.

 

Hippodrome and Obelisk

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 Bazaar

It was built in 1464 by order of Mehmed II and has served the needs of the city ever since. Today it is one of the biggest covered markets in the entire world. With literally thousands of shops selling everything from t-shirts and lamp,leather jackets to expensive jewelry and antiques,Turkish rugs in the universe.

 

Topkapi Palace

The Palace was the official residence of Ottoman Sultans for almost 400 years. In 1924 Topkapi Palace was converted into a museum in 1985 it became an official part of Istanbul’s Old City’s designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.

 

Little Hagia Sophia

The 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 was applied here first time in the history. Temple is founded by powerful emperor Justinianos whose reign was golden age of Roman Empie and now is used as a mosque since 1497.

 

Drop off to your hotel around 5:00 pm.

Price Details & Payment

Price Details

 

Our tour prices are vary by age and number of the travelers. You can get information about prices by specifying your details on Request Form to get a quote.

Payment Details

You will make a payment at the tour in cash or by credit card.

How to Book?

Step 1 : You will need to specify your reservation details on request form above and send us.

Step 2 : We will contact you as soon as possible for confirmation with all details after we receive your reservation details.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Pick up and drop off (Sultanahmet or Taksim)

  • Services of professionally licensed tour guide and service fee

  • 3-course lunch

  • All Entrance fees & Museum fees mentioned by the itineraries

  • All local taxes and services

Exclusions

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Personal expenses

  • Drinks at lunch

  • Treasury and Harem sections are not included in the program and are due to extra entry

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Your centrally located Istanbul Hotel  & Istanbul Aparts.

Departure Time

08:15 am. - 08:45 am.

Exact pick-up time will be informed after the confirmation.

Return Point

Returns to original departure point.

Cancellation

You can cancel the booking 2 days prior to the start of the tour. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Additional Info

Hagia Sophia is closed on Mondays will be replaced by Yerebatan Cistern.

 

Blue Mosque will be replaced by Nuruosmaniye Mosque on Fridays.

 

Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays.

 

Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.

 

Vehicle will be used only for the necessary part of the this tour and please be prepared for a bit walking during the tour.

 

During religious holidays Grand Bazaar is closed.

Cover ups and head scarves are provided at the Blue Mosque.

 

Not recommended for participants with walking difficulties.

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