3 days / 2 nights Istanbul
Tour coverage coverage to explore the history and nature of Istanbul's ancient city, such as Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, horse racing track and Grand Bazaar
Arrival in Istanbul.
When you arrive in Istanbul, our driver will be waiting for you at the airport, and you will be taken to the hotel. 1 night stay in a 4-star hotel in Istanbul.
Istanbul Old City Tour
Meals included: breakfast and lunch
You will be transferred from your hotel at 8:15 am to visit the Church of St. Aya Sofia, built by Emperor Justinian. It has been the largest building in the world for more than 1000 years. See the complex mosaics and the huge central dome. Then we will continue to visit Topkapi Palace, which was used by the Ottoman sultans from the fifteenth to nineteenth centuries. We will also see an impressive array of invaluable jewelry, crystal, silver, and porcelain, robes worn by sultans and the relics of the Prophet Muhammad. (Entrance to the harem is additional). After lunch, we will see the Blue Mosque, designed for Sultan Ahmed I, a unique architectural piece with its six minarets and includes 20,000 beautiful Iznik tiles. We'll be visiting the ancient horse racing field with the Obelisk of Theodosius, the python, and the German Wilhelm II fountain. You can walk through the back streets of old Istanbul and visit the elegant small Sokullu Pasa Mosque and see the covered Grand Bazaar. You can take this tour in whole or in part as a hiking tour. Then back to the hotel, you can stay for one night in a 4-star hotel in Istanbul.
1 night stay in a 4-star hotel in Istanbul.
Meals included: breakfast
After check-out from the hotel, you will be picked up from the hotel two hours before (regarding the departure flight time) and transferred to Istanbul International Airport. And at the end of our services.