Full Day Regular & Private
we would strongly suggest this tour as;
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel and connect you to your guide of the tour between 07:45-08:20 per your hotel’s location. On the tour, the sights are;
Spice Market – Mısır Çarsısı
within complex of YeniCamii with 88 shops-all under same dome reserved the scents of spices, herbs and merchandise of “SilkRoad” through ages -a heaven and haven of exotic colours, tastes, lights with sounds of “Living Istanbul”, save some small change for delight and halva will be good with some turkish coffee at corner.
Indulge yourself for some ”Baklava” – the famouse oriental sweet..
Next is a languorous boat journey on Bosphorus, foreverly strategic water way between Europe and Asia that makes Istanbul unique.
Drive on the bridge and enjoy the impressive view whilst crossing from Europe to Asia.
The highest hill of Istanbul exposing an extensive panorama of the city and of Bosphorus.
Dolmabahçe Palace (Closed on Monday & Thursday)
Royal residence of Ottoman dynasty after 18hundreds. An eclectic but spectacular palace, mix of Baroque and ArtNouveau has cost 5 million Ottoman gold coins-equivalent to 35 tons of gold. 14 tons of gold in the form of gold leaf were used to gild the ceilings of the 45,000 square meters mono block palace. Last Sultan abandoned the palace in 1923 when republic came to act. Mustafa Kemal also exhaled his last breath there. Today Dolmabahce serves as museum. (Harem is subject to longer time to visit, therefore not included in program)
• Pick up & drop off from/to your hotel (only from Sultanahmet and Taksim Hotels)
• Professional guidance (regular group tour in English only, please ask for other languages)
• Lunch in a popular venue – veggie choices available (drinks on pay)
• Sight fees
• Personal expenses
• Customary tip to driver and tour guide
• Other services unless specified
*Please refer to your consultant for small group supplement-ideal for families or intimate parties
All tours have been posted by TURSAB(Turkish Society of Travel Agencies) licensed travel agencies and tour operators who have replied to the formal TURSAB call of 08.07.2013 for publishing their tours on this website.
Travel Turkey Grup,
Binbirdirek mahallesi, Dostlukyurdu Sokak, Hacıbey Apartmanı No:10/9 Fatih Sultanahmet Istanbul