Full Day Istanbul Old City Tour

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6-12yo Child Pricing
35 (per person)
Tour Category
Hagia Sophia Blue Mosque Egyptian obelisks Grand Bazaar Topkapi Palace Rustem Pasha Mosque
Everyday
45
  • Hagia Sophia
  • Blue Mosque
  • Egyptian obelisks
  • Grand Bazaar
  • Topkapi Palace
  • Rustem Pasha Mosque

Morning Part of the Tour:

  • Pick up from your hotel around 07:45 – 08:20 and we will go to…
    • Hagia Sophia
    • Blue Mosque
    • Egyptian obelisk
    • Grand Bazaar
  • Hagia Sophia Museum, which is considered 8th Wonder of the World, was constructed by Emperor Justinianos as a church at the beginning of the 6th Century. The Church was converted into a mosque in 1453 by Ottoman Sultan Fatih Sultan Mehmet and subsequently into a museum in 1935 by Mustafa Kemal ATATURK. Hagia Sophia, which sheds light to Byzantian ,Ottoman Empires history with its beautiful mosaics, is among the museums that are visited the most in the world.
  • Blue Mosque, which is the most magnificent mosque of Istanbul, was constructed at the beginning of the 17th Century. It is called the Blue Mosque because of more then 20.000 blue and yellow Iznik tiles inside. In addition to its courtyard, domes and its characteristic as the mosque of Turkey with six minarets, it has beautiful calligraphy ceiling decoration.
  • Egyptian obelisks are the oldest historical works in Istanbul. These stones, which were made of pink granite, were constructed in year 390 in the era of Theodosius.
  • Grand Bazaar (Grand Bazaar) is a special place that has an extraordinary atmosphere that separates you from the chaos of the modern world. It is a special place where you can feel the spirit of the old market as if you are wandering in history. This structure, which is constructed on a very broad area in a labyrinth shape, is called the covered market because it is completely covered and it has numerous doors opening to the exterior. There are approximately 4.000 stores with jewelry and hand-woven carpets waiting for you inside this unique building.

Afternoon Part of the Tour:

  • After taking our lunch, we are going to…
    • Topkapi Palace
    • Rustem Pasha Mosque
  • Topkapi Palace, which has been the headquarters for 400 years for the Ottoman Empire, which has ruled the world for 600 centuries, was constructed by Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror in 1478.
  • Topkapi Palace, which is used as a museum, contains the Kasikci Diamond, which is third largest diamond in the world in addition to the numerous unique works of the Ottoman era.
  • Rustem Pasha Mosque, which is selected as the most beautiful mosque of Europe by the American Newsweek, was constructed in 1561 by Architect Sinan, who is one of the greatest architects of the Ottoman Empire with the order of Rustem Pasha, who was one of the viziers of Suleiman the Magnificent. It will dazzle your eyes as soon as you enter the mosque with its Iznik tiles and mosaics.

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