Byzantine and Otoman Relics
€65 / Person
Operated Everyday between 08:00 am / 17:00 pm Tour Highlights : Hagia Sophia Museum, Byzantine Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, grand bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Sultans Tombs.Our shuttle will pick you up from hotel or from cruise port drop off back at the end of the tour. You will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional tour guide with this tour..
01st Jan - 12th Jul
pickup from Hotel
- Hotel Pick-up & drop-off
- Entrance Fees mentioned by the itineraries.
- Professional Licenced Tour Guide
- Services Charges & Local Taxes
- Tips and gratuities
- Drinks at lunch
- Personal expenses
The former center for entertainment, sports and political activities in the city during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and fountain of Willhelm II.
The Church of Holy Wisdom, undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the World used as a mosque during Ottomans and serving as a museum today.
One of the biggest mosques of Istanbul from 17th century architecture is one of the principal adornments on the skyline of Istanbul. Also famous for its blue tiles and 6 minarest.
The oldest and the largest covered market place in the World with nearly 4.000 shops fuul of rich collections of carpets, jewellery, leather, and souvenirs.
The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed * Treasury and Harem sections in Topkapi Palace are not included in the program and are due to extra entry.
There are five tombs of Ottoman Sultans within the graveyard at St. Sophia. The ceramic panels are the most beautiful examples of the 16th century with purple, green, blue, and red flower motives. Prince robes and a small piece from the Kaaba covers are displayed on the sarcophaguses.
Hagia Sophia is closed on MONDAY, will be replaced by Underground Cistern Topkapi Palace is closed on TUESDAY and this tour will be replaced with the Two Continents Tour on tuesday. Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
"I can Recomend this city tours,you will feel like in ottoman time"