Hagia Sophia: This is the Church of Holy Wisdom. It is undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the world, which was used as a mosque during Ottomans but currently serves as a museum.
Byzantine Hippodrome: It is the center for entertainment, amusement, and sports in the city of Istanbul during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. Within the area, you will be able to visit the Egyptian Obelisk, the serpentine column and the German Fountain of Wilhelm II.
Blue Mosque: Also known as the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, which is one of the most revered masterpieces of the Islamic world. Besides, it is famous for its blue ceramic tiles and six minarets.
Topkapi Palace: This is the former imperial residence of Ottoman Sultans. It is considered the oldest and the largest remaining palaces in the world. Currently, it is used as a museum to exhibit works of art and many priceless artifacts. Notably, the harem section is not included in this tour, but we can consider it upon booking it as a private excursion.
Grand Bazaar: The oldest and the largest covered marketplace in the world with about 4000 shops that have a rich collection of handmade carpets, jewelry, leather, and souvenirs.
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How do I meet my private guide & driver?
Your private guide & driver will meet you at the exit terminal of the port in 30 min upon arrival. Our official guide will be holding a sign-board with your NAME & SURNAME on it.
Can I state the time I wish to meet my guide?
It is impossible since this is a group tour; however, you can do it in a private tour only.
Does your company share our tour services (guiding, transporting etc.) with other Cruisers or travelers?
Yes, there will be other cruisers from the same ship.
How many people will there be on our tour?
There is a maximum of 8 people.
Can we find our own fellow cruisers?
Yes. If there are more than 8 people please contact us for better prices.
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