DAY 1: Arrival to Istanbul & Transfer to Hotel

After your arrival to Istanbul (IST) or Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW), pick up at the exit of first gate by driver. Then, you will be transferred to your Istanbul hotel. There is no schedule on your programme today. Get some rest – relaxing – refreshment to being your tours. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 2: Full day Istanbul Old City Tour (Breakfast and Lunch included)

* Visited Sights: Hagia Sophia – Blue Mosque – Topkapi Palace – Hippodrome– German Fountain of Wilhelm II – Column of Constantine – Obelisk of Theodosius – Serpentine Columnand Grand Bazaar

Hagia Sophia

Firstly, first destination is Hagia Sophia, the world’s one of the greatest and unique religious structure used as a mosque,a church and also as a museum. Hagia Sophia is housing two completely different cultures inside it, East and West.

When you take a step into the structure you can feel the dance of two opposite civilizations and come across the eye-popping blend of Islamic and Christian influences with extraordinary interior mosaics and an effective history.For more visual description you must witness it with your own eyes, surely you will admire it.

Blue Mosque

Then, our duty is to reconnoitre the other masterpiece, Blue Mosque, built in early 1600s for Sultan Ahmet, and for this reason known as Sultanahmet Mosque in Turkey. Words are inadequate to explain its magnificence and beauty. With its sequental domes and sin slender minarets, Blue Mosque dominates the skyline of Istanbul. The blue shade of the 27.000 pieces of Iznik quart tiles, giving the mosque its famous name, are very much worth to see.

Other Places

Next, we are going on exploring the ancient remains of Constantinople. Our next station is the Hippodrome with its 4 monuments – the German Fountain of Wilhelm II, the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column, and the Column of Constantine. Because of Byzantine emperors’ passion for chariot races in thre afternoons, the Hippodrome was the changeless center of sportive and political activities in Constantinople for 1000 years.

Topkapi Palace

Are you ready to be astonished at Topkapi Palace (CLOSE ON TUESDAY), because it has many bewildering sides different from most of the world’s museums. Topkapı Palace was the administrative, educational and art center of the Ottoman Empire for 400 years.

It is a great sample of oriental architecture and includes a variety of activities such as exhibitions of art, books, jewels, plates, costumes, the treasury, and the Holy Relics. It was the seat of the Supreme Executive and Judiciary Council for almost 400 years.

Grand Bazaar

Our last station is the Grand Bazaar (CLOSE ON SUNDAY), Turkey’s the largest covered market at the heart of the Old City, offering excellent shopping.

It has lots of shops in it, and you can find almost whatever you want, such as beautiful Turkish carpets, pottery, tiles, cotton, wool and leather products and so on. This part of the tour is optional. You can turn back to your hotel with your guide or stay there. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 3: Full day Bosphorus Cruise – Dolmabahce Palace Tour (Breakfast and Lunch included)

Visited Sights: Spice Bazaar – Golden Horn – Marvellous bridge Bosphorus – Rumeli Hisari – Dolmabahce Palace

Our well informed tourist guides will pick you up from your accommodations with the shining beams of the sun in the morning. The first destination is to the 17th century Spice Bazaar. It is an extraordinary, colorful and fantastic place to see!

Next station is Golden Horn. It we will make this journey with an unforgettable cruise along our marvellous bridge, Bosphorus which is known as a cradle linking Europe and Asia.

Views like wooded shores, rising mosques along these shores, a bridge that for a time was the world’s longest one, and Rumeli Hisari. It is a historical construction built by Mehmet the Conqueror in just three months.As well, it is surely beyond doubt that, efficacious 19th century mansions of the Ottoman elites and Sultans’ georgous palaces and hunting lodges will fascinate you.

Dolmabahce Palace was built by Sultan Abdulmecid in 19th century. Topkapi Palace served as the residence of Ottoman sultans for about 400 years,. Then, Sultan Abdulmecid moved and started to live at Dolmabahce Palace. It is a beautiful mix of many European architectural styles.

At the end of this perfect day we will transfer you to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.

DAY 4: Transfer to Airport (Breakfast included)

According to your international flight time, you will be transferred to Istanbul New airport (IST) or Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW) 4 hours before. You will be able do self check-in. End of our service.

Package Prices

Tour package with comfort hotels

Solo Traveler 816 Euro / Single Room
For 2 pax 435 Euro per person / Double Room
For 3 pax 342 Euro per person / Triple Room
For 4 pax 348 Euro per person / 2 Double Room
For 5 pax 313 Euro per person / Double Room and Triple Room

Tour package with economical hotels

Solo Traveler 672 Euro / Single Room
For 2 pax 363 Euro per person / Double Room
For 3 pax 282 Euro per person / Triple Room
For 4 pax 275 Euro per person / 2 Double Room
For 5 pax 250 Euro per person / Double Room and Triple Room

Pricing Notes:

  • If you have only 1 child;
    – 0-2 age: Free of charge
    – 3-6 age: 25% will be charged
    – 7-11 age: 75% will be charged
  • If you have 2 or more children, please contact us.
  • Please ask special rate if you are 6 pax or more!
  • Please note that higher prices may apply during peak periods. (Eid period, Easter and New years etc.)
  • Prices are per person in double-twin or triple shared room.
  • All transportations and transfers with non-smoking, A/C deluxe vehicle
  • Group tour size maximum 15 people
  • In order to secure everything for you, you should pay at least 50% of your total amount via payment link. You can pay your remaining balance upon your arrival.

What is included services for this Itinerary:

Hotels with breakfast
Hotel Pick up and Drop off
A professional English speaking tour guide licensed by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism
Accommodations at hotels for 3 night.
All local tax and insurance
Entrance fees to the scheduled museums
No waiting in lines for tickets – will arrange everything for you.
Parking fees
Lunch
No hidden or extra cost

What is NOT included services for this Itinerary:

Personal expenses
Drinks
Dinner
Optional Tours
Gratuity to the guide and driver

Travel Tips:

Since all daily tours involve some walking, we highly recommend that you wear comfortable clothing and sensible, rubber-soled walking shoes.
Sun glasses and sun screen are suggested. In the event of inclement weather, please bring a light waterproof jacket or an umbrella.
Cameras, video cameras and binoculars are recommended, though there will be parts inside of some museums, churches, mosques it is forbidden to use any of the ones mentioned.

Booking & Payment

After you decide to book with Us, we also need the following details from you:

  • Your full names as they appear on the passports for your reservations

Registration & Payment:

Confirmation of this program depends on the availability at the time of your decision to book since no place is held.

After we receive your confirmation message, we check all the availabilities at the hotel, of the flights and for the transportation vehicles once again. If all requested services are available for the requested dates;

50% percent of the total amount is required for reservation and rest of the amount will be charged after you arrive in Istanbul. The deposit payment can be done by credit card (Master, Visa or Debit Card). We use the 3D Payment Secure System Link. You will pay by clicking on the payment link we send. We are unable to access your card information in any way. When we receive the payment, we start to secure everything for you and send you all documents such as official itinerary and flight tickets etc. by email.

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