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Istanbul old city guided tour

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Event/Tour date:

December 18, 2023

Departure time:

8:00 am

Visiting:

Old city istanbul -hagia sophia-Topkapipalace-Blue mosque Grand bazaar

Istanbul old city guided tour

Istanbul old city has many historical sights as museums, mosques and bazaars. well known hagia sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue mosque and grand bazaar.

In old city You will find  mosques, churches and palaces. Hagia sophia Blue mosque, Topkapi palace, Underground Cistern and hipodrom you can visit in oneday including grand bazaar.

Every day
08:00 am
Istanbul Old city guided

Pick up from your hotel and drive to the meeting point to depart for the tour and Visit the places below wiith ,

Firs point
visit with guide
Hagia Sohia ( st Sophia)
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Hagia Sophia(Can be visited as a mosque since 2019)

One of the greatest marvels of architecture, Hagia Sophia was founded as a basilica in the 6th century.

Built by the order of Byzantine Emperor Justinianus, St.Sophia was the largest cathedral in the world for nearly a thousand years; it is considered the masterpiece of Byzantine architecture.

After being considered the Patriarchal Basilica of Constantinople, it was converted into a mosque in 1453 by Sultan Mehmed II, The Conqueror, which led to adding the minarets, tombs and fountains.

In 1935 it was turned into a museum by Ataturk, and in 2019 it was turned into a mosque again.

Second point
Visit with guide
Blue Mosque ( Sultanahmet mosque)
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Blue Mosque( Closed on Friday Mornings because of Friday Pray )

Facing Hagia Sophia, famous for its blue Iznik tiles and its unique six minarets, the Blue Mosque was built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. This is the last great imperial mosque of the classical period.

The name for which is commonly now known, “Blue Mosque”, comes from the 20.000 marvellous blue-toned Iznik tiles decorating the interior walls.

Hippodrome and Obelisks

It's a former center of sportive events (chariot races, for example) and political activities of the old city. The Obelisk of Theodosius, the Serpentine Column, and the German Fountain of Wilhelm II are the monuments that you can find and learn more about while visiting the Hippodrome.

Grand Covered Bazaar( Closed on Sundays, replaced with Arasta Bazaar)

In this labyrinth of streets and passages are more then 4,000 shops with each trade having its own area: the goldsmiths' street, the carpet sellers,

Turkish arts and crafts, such as handpainted ceramic plates, hand-honed copperware, brassware and trays, water ewers, onyx-ware and meerschaum pipes

Third point
Visit with guide
Topkapi Palace Istanbul old city
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Topkapi Palace( Closed on Tuesdays, replaced with Basilica Cistern)

This extraordinary and, full of secrets, palace was the residence of the Imperial Ottoman Sultans and the center of the Ottoman Empire for nearly 400 years.

The building is a typical example of Ottoman architecture and the rooms exhibit rich collections of porcelains, robes, weapons, shields, armours, Ottoman miniatures, Islamic calligraphic manuscripts as well as Ottoman treasures and jewellery

The Treasury and Harem sections are not included in the program and are due to extra entrance fees)

Transportation
Private Car 2-4 pax
Transportation by Mercedes Vito
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Seats for 4 pax and 6 pax available

Transportation
Private Car 6 pax to 18 pax
Transportation by Benz Sprinter
sprinter benz private tour bus

Seats for  6 pax till 18 pax

Includes
This Tour Covers
  • Pick up from your hotel in Sultanahmet and Taksim
  • Proffessional English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to various sites
  • Local Taxes
Exlcudes
This tour not cover
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratitude's & tips to the guide and the driver
  • Other (Anything unspecified)
NOTE:
Please keep in Mind

We do have this tour everyday. But because of our buses are busy we highly recommend you to make head booking.

We highly recommend you to book your Balloon tour and bus tickets a head. Last minute prices are very high and avalibilities are nearly impossible

Alo you can contact us by e-mail from troublefreeholiday@gmail.com

or  you can contact us by whatsapp +90 5313789262

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Ticket Type: Pax Price
Adult
18 Place left
55,00
Pax

Visiting:

Totall places 18 (18 Place left)
  • Old city istanbul -hagia sophia-Topkapipalace-Blue mosque Grand bazaar
  • Old city sultanahmet
  • Istanbul
  • Turkey

Event Schedule Details

  • December 18, 2023 8:00 am   -   November 18, 2030 5:00 pm
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