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Best of Old City Tour (Full Day)
Type: Daily Tour
Operated: Everyday
Guided in: Arabic English Spanish Russian
Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby & Company Office
Starting Time: 08:30(approx.)
Duration: 8 hours
Starting Location: Istanbul
Tour Code: TT8044

Istanbul, the former capital of the Byzantine, Roman and Ottoman Empires,  has a long and vibrant history. And there are some must sees to appreciate its historical significance. You can join the Istanbul Old City tour to see most of these in one day and use your time and money efficiently.The tour includes pick-up from your hotel.

Tour Details

Hagia Sophia, costructed in 6th century built as the biggest church in the world and now the 4th. biggest. Be amazed by great architecture and beautiful mosaics that you’ll never forget.

Blue Mosque, an architectural master piece from 17th century. Famed for its beautiful 20.000 pieces of blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets.

Hippodrome, was the sociliazing centre of Byzantine Empire, built in 3rd century where chariot races, circusses, concerts and gladiator fights took place.

Topkapı Palace, the largest palace of Ottoman Empire, a complex of buildings in Ottoman architecture. See the most remarkable pieces of Ottoman treasure and sacred relics of Islam and understand the Ottoman lifestyle.

Grand Bazaar  is one of the biggest shopping centres in the world with 4000 shops and 22 gates. You can find souvenirs, seramics and many other Turkish arts and crafts in this covered bazaar dating back to 15th century.

Little Hagia Sophia Mosque is known as one of the oldest standing churces dating back to 6th century in Istanbul.  Still in use as a mosque since 15th century Little Hagia Sophia is famed for its architecture similar to Hagia Sophia.

Also  the obelisk of Theodisius, Serpentine column, fountain of Wilhelm II are seen during the tour.

Please Note

Please Note: [ Closed ]

Grand Bazaar & Spice Market on Sunday- Replaced with Authentic Shops
Topkapi Palace on Tuesday - Replaced with Kariye Museum or Beylerbeyi Palace

  • Payment (No Advance Payment !)
  • by Cash(TL, EUR, USD OR GBP) during the tour
  • by Credit Card during the tour
  • Available Cards: Visa, Master, Amerikan Exspress


  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • All admission fee
  • Professional guide
  • Safe drivers
  • Air-conditioned transportation by disinfected tour bus
  • 4 course lunch.(Vegeterian menu is available)
  • V.A.T. 


  • International airfare
  • Drinks and meals which are not listed at the itinerary
  • All personal expenses
  • All customary tips to drivers, guides and escorts are made at the travelers’ discreation
  • Turkish visa fee

Booking Terms and Conditions

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 30 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability.
  • Not wheelchair accessible.
  • Cancellations will be accepted in writing up to 48 hours before the tour departure with no charge,but last minute cancelations or no shows will be charged in full.Alternatively for any other services or for tailor-made itineraries and quotations, without obligation, just complete the Request Form or email us: info@travelinturkey.com - now for a fast response