Old City Tour Half Day Morning

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from/per person 25.00 
  • Istanbul Sightseeing Halfday
  • Entrance Fees mentioned by the itineraries.
  • For Couples Tour
  • For Family with Child Tour
  • Historical Place
  • Hotel Pick-up & drop-off - by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches.
  • Istanbul Historical Tour
  • Professional Licenced Tour Guide.
  • Services Charges & Local Taxes.


Description

The Church of Divine Wisdom or as we know it now – the Hagia Sophia is simply ‘The best of its kind!’ Hagia Sophia is the greatest surviving example of Byzantine Architecture. The temple itself was so rich and artistically decorated that Justinian proclaimed, ‘Solomon I have surpassed you!” Did you know that this is the most sacred temple of the Orthodox world? Your guide is an expert on Byzantine history, art and architecture. The Nika Revolt, Justinian, Empress Theodora, the 6th century Byzantine General Belisari……..

Hippodrome: The former center for entertainment, sports and political activities in the city during the Roman and Bzyantine Empires.  You will be able to see the Obelisk from Egypt, Serpentine Column from Delphi and fountain of Willhelm II.

St.Sophia: 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

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 minarest.

Grand Bazaar: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.

SULTANS  TOMBS  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. (Sultans Tombs closed on Monday, replaced with Little Hagia Sophia Mosque)

Closed : 
Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.


Schedule

PRICE : 

25 EUR adult
20 Eur child ( 2- 6 age)
FREE inf. (0-2 age)

What is Included in tour ?
Hotel Pick-up & drop-off - by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches.
Entrance Fees mentioned by the itineraries.
Professional Licenced Tour Guide.
Services Charges & Local Taxes.

What is Excluded in tour?
Meal, beverage
Tips and gratuities
Personal expenses


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