To feel the touch of history and discover the different places that you can see to capture the moment.on your side or the other may be a step, you will make decision.
You will visit the most popular historical places of istanbul such as Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar and take a relaxing cruise on istanbul bosphorus with a private boat.
Visit Haghia Sophia :
Hagia Sophia, Turkish Ayasofya, also called Church of the Holy Wisdom or Church of the Divine Wisdom, cathedral built at Constantinople (now Istanbul, Turkey) in the 6th century CE (532–537) under the direction of the Byzantine emperor Justinian I. By general consensus, it is the most important Byzantine structure and one of the world’s great monuments.
Visit Blue Mosque :
The Mosque is known as the Blue Mosque because of blue tiles surrounding the walls of interior design. Mosque was built between 1609 and 1616 years, during the rule of Ahmed I. Just like many other mosques, it also comprises a tomb of the founder, a madrasa and a hospice.Besides still used as a mosque, the Sultan Ahmed Mosque has also become a popular attraction in Istanbul.
Visit Hippodrome and Obelisks :
The Hippodrome (At Meydani) was a of course a horse-racing track, what's in the name. But during the Byzantine Empire, the hippodrome was not only used for chariot races. Court ceremonies, coronations and parades also took place at the hippodrome, making it the sporting and social center of Byzantine life for over 1000 years. The reason why some refer it as the Hippodrome of Constantinople.
Grand Bazaar (Covered Bazaar):
As the Ottoman Empire grew larger, the Grand Bazaar also kept up with the development of the capital. The Bazaar that initially was comprised of two bedestens now accupies an area of about 47 thousand square meters. Today there are around 400 shops in the Grand Bazaar. You will have shopping opportunity carpets, rugs, ceramics and hookah etc.
Lunch Break :
You will taste Turkish cuisine in a nice restaurant.
Cruise on The Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise :
Istanbul Bosphorus is a natural strait connecting the Black seaand Marmara sea. Istanbul Bosphorus strait separates the European part from the Asian part of Istanbul.There are three suspension bridges on the Bosphorus connecting Europe to Asia (or vice versa). Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise is one of the most popular areas for its inhabitants, especially during summer for its climate. Its shores are lined with fine neighborhoods, Ottoman Palaces, fortresses, old wooden villas, hotels, park and gardens, restaurants, caterias and so on.
Explore the historical Rumeli Fortrees constructed by Fatih Sultan Mehmet that marks the narrowest point of the Bosphorus. A fantastic place with a panaromic view perfect for taking photographs and boarding to your sightseeing boat.
As you approach the northern end of the Istanbul Bosphorus Strait, our tour will continue into the Black Sea. We will stop at a beautiful cove on the Asian side.
This ruined medieval castle overlooks both the Black Sea and the Bosphorus and offers a great view of the recently opened Yavuz Sultan Selim (Third) Bridge. Our final stop is a picturesque fishing village on the Asian side. You'll have time to stroll around the village enjoy an ice cream, waffle.
- Hotel pick-up and Drop off
- Air-conditioned lad transportation
- Professionel Guide licensed by the ministry of Tourism in the tours.
- Entrance tickets to Hagia Sophia Museum
- Open Buffet Lunch on the Boat
Sample menu : Seasonal Appetizers & Salad, Main Course like Meatball or
Chicken, Rice, Pasta and Vegaterian stews.
- Personal expenses
- Drinks are not included
Our tours are designed for small groups and if you wish to make your package with private guide and transportation we can arrange it.
If You want to book this tour private please complete your reservation from private book button.