When you arrive to Istanbul airport we will pick you up from airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight Hotel
DAY 2 Istanbul Classics Walking City Tour
We will pick you up at 08:30 from your hotel. Tour of “Sultan Ahmet Center“, the heart of the “Old City” from where the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires were ruled. Hagia (St.) Sophia is one of the greatest architecture around the world. It was constructed as a basilica in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian then it was turned into an Imperial mosque after the Ottoman conquest in 1453 by Sultan Mehmet 2. Today it is a stunning museum and featuring marvellous Byzantine mosaics. Don’t miss the chance to explore the second-most visited museum in Turkey. Blue Mosque is famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet. The last great imperial mosque at Ottoman era; takes its name from 20.000 magnificent blue-toned Iznik tiles which is decorating the interior walls. Hippodrome, center of the chariot races and political activities in the old city. Obelisk of Theodosius, Serpentine Column, German Fountain of Wilhelm 2 are the monuments, decorating Hippodrome. Caferaga Medresesi is a foundation, that is serving Turkish Culture organises, various workshop on handicrafts and music. Overnight Hotel
DAY 3 Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise (Half Day) Morning
We will pick you up at 08:30 from your hotel. Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Market), is one of the largest bazaars in the city. Located in the Eminönü , it is the most famous covered bazaar after the Grand Bazaar. It was built between 1597 and 1664, you can find mystical smells of different aromas of various spices in the place. Rustem Pasha Mosque; was built by a famous Croatian, Rüstem Pasha, he married to the daughter of Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent, Mihrimah Sultan. It was designed by one of the most famous architect, Mimar Sinan in 1561. Iznik tiles are the decorative elements that zoom out from the simplicity of the mosque. Bosphorus Strait connects the Black Sea with the Sea of Marmara and splits the European and Asian sides of Turkey. This romantic cruise tour allows you to admire the stunning Dolmabahce Palace, fascinating Beylerbeyi Palace, marvellous Ciragan Palace and breathe taking Rumeli Fortress. Overnight Hotel
DAY 4 Princes' Islands (Full Day)
We will pick you up at 08:30 from your hotel. Cruise along from Marmara Sea to Princes islands. First stop is Heybeliada and second stop is Buyukada, one of the top holiday places in Turkey. It contains a really long coast and beautiful beach where you can enjoy the sun and walk around to take some photos. Take a tour of the island by Phaeton (horse and cart) and pass elegant old wooden mansions and beautiful natural scene. Then, take a break for lunch at a fish restaurant, In the evening return to Istanbul. Your tour ends with a hotel drop-off. Overnight.Hotel
DAY 5 Istanbul Hotel
Free day Overnight Hotel
DAY 6 We will pick you up from your hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport.
We will pick you up from your hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport.
Visit up to 10 museums in Istanbul over 5 days
· Save time and save money
· Avoid waiting in the long queues for admission tickets
· Take a boat tour along the Bosphorus Strait
· Enjoy transportation to the port for the boat tour