AN UNFORGETTABLE DAY IN Istanbul
I'll pick you up from your hotel or anywhere else that you would like to meet. We start the day around 8.30 a.m. and enjoy the history of the ''old city'' in Istanbul till 5 p.m.
We enjoy the beautiful tiles of Blue Mosque, fascinating frescoes of Hagia Sophia Church, explore the mystic life of Ottoman sultans in the Harem, see one of the largest diamonds in the world in Topkapi Palace, get the pleasure of taking a photo of a Medusa head in Basilica Cistern and see the ruins of Hippodrome where the horse chariots racers took a place.
After lunch we continue to Bosphorus where we will enjoy the panoramic view by public boat in the natural channel where Asia meets Europe. The boat tour will give you a chance to see all the historical places (palaces, churches, famous Villas etc.) for 2 hours.
Finally, we finish the historical part of the day and enjoy some free time for shopping in the Spice Bazaar where you may taste the local desserts, Turkish coffee, and purchase some colorful spices.
Included: Charge for the Guided services for 8 hours
Excluded: Tipping, entrance tickets of the museums and Bosphorus boat, lunch, transport and any other personal expenses
Note: The minimum number of people required for this tour is 10. For any group less than 10, the full charge of $250 will have to be paid by the group for the tour to be conducted.