in ISTANBUL from ATATÜRK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. Transfer
to your hotel in Sulatanahmet.
After breakfast, you will tour the Ottoman and Byzantine
parts of Istanbul
It was built by the emperor Constantine the
Great in the 4th century. It is the third largest basilica
in the world and famous for its mosaics.
MOSQUE; Built by Mehmet Emin Ağa, a famous
Ottoman architect, by order of Sultan Ahmet III in the
16th century, it is the only mosque with six minarets
in Istanbul. It is called the Blue Mosque because of
the color of the precious Iznik tiles which decorate
The Old Hippodrome. There are three masterpieces
here in the place where horse races were held in ancient
Byzantia: the Theodosius Obelisk, the Bronze Serpent
Column and the Column of Constantine.
PALACE; The palace where the Ottoman Sultans lived
from the 15th to the 19th centuries. With its kitchen
full of various samples of crystal, gold, silver and
china porcelains and the Ottoman Treasury containing
precious objects decorated with emeralds, pearls, diamonds,
rubies, sapphires, and jade, this is the most important
historical landmark in Istanbul. The jewels include
an eighty-six karat diamond and an uncut emerald weighing
more than seven pounds! You can also see a throne
made of solid gold, a gift to Sultan Mahmud I (1730-1754)
COVERED BAZAAR; A historical shopping place
with more than 4000 shops inside, it has a wonderful
ambience where you can find gold processing handicraft,
hand-woven carpets, hand-painted ceramics, onyx and
other unusual items for gifts.
End of the tour, return to hotel.
breakfast, tour the Bosphorus and Asian side
SPICE BAZAAR (EGYPTIAN BAZAAR);
A traditional historical marketplace where you can experience
heavenly aromas and buy any spice you can image.
Here you will find all the exotic wares of the Silk Road
traditional boat tour through the waterway separating
Asia and Europe. Along the way you will see the old Ottoman
wooden mansions, marble places and small fishing villages,
located along the Asian and European sides. Do not miss
important sightseeing spots at the Bosphorus like Dolmabahçe
Place, Rumeli Fortress and Beylerbeyi.
Fortress was built in 1452 to control and protect the
Bosphorus by order of Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror in 1452.
Construction took only four months. It is the most beautiful
example of military architecture in the world.
The only bridge in the world spanning two continents:
Asia and Europe.
Once famous fir its original historical furniture,
superb garden and harem, it was the summer palace of the
The highest spot in Istanbul. A perfect place
for you to see the whole of Istanbul and the Bosphorus.
A magnificent panorama.
16:30 End of the tour return
20:30 Dinner with Turkish Show ( Belly Dancers,
Dances ... )
24:00 Return to hotel.
out from the hotel and transfer to airport,
Per person :
430 euro in double,
680 euro in
All taxes included.
3 Night Accommodation
The meals 3 days breakfast at the Hotel.
1 lunch during Sightseeing Tours.
1 dinner at night show.
All museums tickets mentioned in the itinerary.
Fully english guided.