ISTANBUL TOUR

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DAYS – 1
Meeting Atatürk Airport and going to Breakfast

TOPKAPI PALACE: The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite
collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the
Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed.
HAGİA SOPHİA (ST. SOPHIA): Built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the architectural marvels of all time.

SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE: Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet Aga, is
known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles/

THE BASILICA SISTERN : located in the crowded Eminönü district of Istanbul next to the Hagia Sophia, was built to
provide water for the city of Istanbul during the reign of Emperor Justinian I in the 6th century CE. This cistern is an
underground chamber of 138 x 64.6 metres. The large space is broken up by a forest of 336 marble columns, which are
aesthetically supported by strong  columns and arches.

THE HIPPODROME OF CONSTANTINOPLE: That was the sporting and social centre of Constantinople , capital of
the Byzantine Empire . Today it is a square named Sultanahmet Meydanı (Sultan Ahmet Square) in the Turkish city
of Istanbul , with a few fragments of the original structure surviving.


DINNER
ACCOMMODATION

DAY – 2 / Istanbul

THE EYÜP SULTAN MOSQUE: is situated in the district of Eyüp on the European side of Istanbul , near the
Golden Horn , outside the Walls of Constantinople . Built in 1458, it was the first mosque constructed by the
Ottoman Turks following their conquest of Constantinople in 1453.
PIERRE LOTI HILL: Pierre Loti Cafe is a lovely cafe among the green, located on a hill with beautiful trees, where you
can enjoy the wonderful view of the Golden Horn. The café takes its name from a regular visitor from years ago, Pierre Loti, the French author who was very fond of Istanbul and wrote as he sat in this cafe while enjoying the view.


MINIATURK: Opened in 2002 on the Golden Horn, the world’s largest miniature park contains 105 miniature models in 1/25th scale of well-known Turkish historical sites in an open air expanse. Covering an area of 60,000m2, Miniaturk offers dwarfed versions of famous sights including Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Nemrut Dag, Artemis Temple, and even a walk able Bosporus Bridge.

SULEYMANIYE MOUSQUE: Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul , Turkey . It is the second
largest mosque in the city, and one of the best-known sights of Istanbul.
BOSPHORUS & TWO CONTINENTS TOUR

BOSPHORUS ON BOAT: A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway separating Europe and Asia.
DİNNER

ACCOMMODATION

DAY – 3 / Istanbul

THE GALATA TOWER (Galata Kulesi in  Turkish ) — called Christea Turris (the Tower of  Christ  in  Latin ) by
the  Genoese  — is a medieval stone tower in the  Galata / Karaköy  quarter of  Istanbul ,  Turkey , just to the north of
the  Golden Horn 's junction with the  Bosphorus . One of the city's most striking landmarks, it is a high, cone-capped cylinder that dominates the skyline and offers a panoramic vista of Istanbul's  historic peninsula  and its environs.

THE GRAND BAZAAR: in Istanbul is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over 3,000 shops which attract between 250,000 and 400,000 visitors daily

SPICE BAZAAR (Egyptian Bazaar): The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of cinnamon, caraway, saffron,
mint, thyme and every other conceivable herb and spice.

AQUARIUM: Species of fish living in the seas of the world in which, compared to aquariums of its kind; sightseeing route, interactivity, and new generation technology, the world's rain forest is the latest...
Istanbul Aquarium; volume, variety-contained live, travel activities around the world has an important position in all aquariums.


TRANSFER TO THE AIRPORT

INCLUDING TO THE PRICE
- 2 Nights Accomodation minimum 4/5 stars Hotels
- 2 Nights Dinners
- 3 Days Professional Guide
- Lunches
- Transportation (Mini Bus for 17/27/45 pax.)
- Transfer to Hotel and Transfer to the Airport
- Bousphour Tour
EXCLUDİNG TO THE PRİCE
- Flights
- Hotel extras
- Museum entrances
- Drinks at meals
- Personel expenses