Istanbul Shore Excursion


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What you will do

Meet at the Cruise Ship Port and Continue for a full day tour. You will be picked up from port and drive to old city, you will visit;

BASILICA CISTERN: (Turkish: Yerebatan Sarayı - "Sunken Palace"), is the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns that lie beneath the city of Istanbul The cistern, located 500 feet (150 m) southwest of the Hagia Sophia on the historical peninsula of Sarayburnu, was built in the 6th century during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Justinian I.

HIPODROME: The former center of sportive and political activities of Constantinople. You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and fountain of Willhelm II.

BLUE MOSQUE: 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 minarets.

TOPKAPI PALACE: Topkapi Palace, the former imperial residence from which the Great Ottoman Empire was ruled for nearly 400 years. Today a spectacular museum, it is famous for its collections of treasury of the Ottoman Royal Family. You will chase the memories of the sultans and the Ottoman Empire through 400 years of the most glorious victories, happiest moments, and mournful days.

HAGIA SOPHIA: The magnificent Byzantine Church of all times; one of the finest and largest architectural works of art in the world.

GRAND BAZAAR: In addition to its historical importance, it's a bazaar that will tempt even the nonshoppers with its rich collection.
After the tour drop back to the port. The tour will take about 7-8 hours
- Grand baazar is closed on Sunday, you will visit Spice market ınstead.





1 day

Activitiy Location

İstanbul, Turkey

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Istanbul Local Guides

All of our guides are licensed by the Ministry of Tourism of the Turkish Republic, but perhaps more importantly, we hire only those guides who truly have a passion for all things Turkish, and in sharing our culture with you. With Istanbul Local Guides, you are getting more than a tour guide--you are getting a Turkish friend, an insider who can unlock the mysteries of ancient and modern Istanbul, from our oldest traditions to present-day life. We lead individuals and small groups and specialize in interfaith and intercultural understanding. Our guides can lead you on the specialized adventure of your choosing, making your trip personalized to you. We will help you to learn more, do more, and have more fun in our country!

We believe that Turkey is the most beautiful and fascinating country in the world. Our company is dedicated to sharing our passion and knowledge about the art, architecture, and history of this amazing city. Our professional licenced local guides offer tours of the highest qualities which are not only informative but entertaining as well. They know their city in depth and will make you discover the secrets and treasures of the Eternal City

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  • The coupon will be valid for 12 months from the purchase date.
  • General cancellation policy applies.
  • This coupon is under general terms and conditions.

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