- MOSQUE OF SULTANAHMAET
- SAINT-SOPHIA CHURCH
- GRAND BAZAAR
- TOPKAPI PALACE
Visit six top Istanbul attractions in one day on a full-day sightseeing tour of the city! The action-packed day includes a comprehensive tour of the historical Sultanahmet neighborhood where many of the city’s finest architectural legacies and landmarks are found. Visit the Blue Mosque and museums of Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace, as well as Istanbul Hippodrome,and the dazzling Grand Bazaar.
Begin your full-day tour with pickup at your European-side hotel . head to Sultanahmet Square. Stop inside the Blue Mosque, with its six minarets and colorful tile work. Learn about the history of the Ottoman-era mosque from your guide.
Stroll across the square to Hagia Sophia, a museum that used to be a church and a mosque. Continue on to Topkapi Palace and discover its history as you wander through many ornate rooms.
Next, you’ll pass through the Hippodrome and admire the Egyptian Obelisk, and then make your way to the ancient underground . Finally, shop for traditional goods and meet shopkeepers at the Grand Bazaar before you’re returned to your departure point.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
• Photos, tour video
GOOD TO KNOW:
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Minimum age is 4 years
Children 18 years and under must be accompanied by an adult
Cover ups and head scarves are provided at the Blue Mosque
Guests must call 24 hours in advance for pick up times
Not wheelchair accessible
Not recommended for participants with walking difficulties
Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level