Istanbul Classic Tour Turkey
Shore Excursions highlights: St Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome
Duration: Approx: 5 hours
Type: Archeological, Cultural, and Panoramic
Food Beverage: Small bottle of water
Shore Excursions Price: From $39
A walking tour explores the heart of old Constantinople. Visit her most recognizable sites; Blue Mosque, St Sophia and the Grand Bazaar. While in the Grand Bazaar, you will have the opportunity to hone your bargaining skills at the world´s largest covered market.
ITINERARY – Istanbul Classic Tour Turkey
Built by the Emperor Justinian when Istanbul was Constantinople, this magnificent example of Byzantine architecture boasts a massive dome, and an interior decorated with marble, precious stones, and pillars from Ephesus.Blue Mosque Six graceful minarets adorn the elegant mosque, one of the city’s most recognizable landmarks. More than 20,000-blue Iznik tiles highlight the superb interior.
Shopping- Istanbul Classic Tour Turkey
Grand Bazaar – Your guide escorts you to a store just outside the Grand Bazaar, your rendezvous point after experiencing the marketplace. Take in a carpet-weaving demonstration there is no obligation for shopping explore the Bazaar, where the shops are organized by the wares they sell. The narrow alleys are filled with shops offering jewelry, leather ware, copper goods and more. End of Istanbul Classic tour Turkey return to port.
Special Notes – Istanbul Classic Tour Turkey
Attire for visiting the mosque should cover shoulders and knees; shoes must be removed before entering; bring or wear socks. Professional photography and flash are not allowed.
On Sundays, the Grand Bazaar is closed. Shopping will be limited and take place in the area nearby the Grand Bazaar.
What the Price Includes;
- Pick up from to port
- Service of a professional English –speaking official Guide
- Entrance fees to the sites visited, per itinerary
- Transportation by non-smoking air -conditioned luxury mini/ midi bus
- Taxes and services charges
- Beverages (except a small bottle of water provided in the vehicle)
- All item of a Personal Nature
- Gratuities to tour Staff
- Anything unless specified being included