Istanbul daily old city tour
TravelTurkey- Guide meet you at your hotel around 08:30-09:00 am and join for walking full day old city tour of Istanbul. Tour ending around 16:00 pm and make your own way to hotel. The sights of the tour are as below;
Hagia Sophia Museum: The Church of Holy Wisdom, undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the world, was used as a mosque during Ottomans and now serves as a museum.
Byzantine Hippodrome: The center for entertainment, amusement and sports in the city during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. The Egyptian Obelisk, the serpentine column and the German fountain of Willhelm II are sites to be visited.
Blue Mosque: The Sultan Ahmed Mosque or Blue Mosque, one of the most revered masterpieces of the Islamic world, is famous with its blue ceramic tiles and six minarets.
Grand Bazaar: The oldest and the largest covered market place in the world with more almost 4000 shops owing rich collection of handmade carpets, jewelry, leather and souvenirs.
Topkapi Palace: The former imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans and the oldest and the largest remaining palaces in the world. Today, it is used as a museum to exhibit works of art and many priceless artifacts. The harem section is not included in this tour.
Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays and replaced with Underground Cistern.
Hagia Sophia is closed on monday and replaced with underground cistern.
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- Professional English speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Local taxes
- Personal expenses
- Tips to guide