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Duration

4 days

Tour Type

Specific Tour

Group Size

20 people

Languages

English

About this tour

Be a part of a journey to the mesmerizing city where East meets West – Istanbul! Discover a tapestry of rich history, vibrant culture, and breathtaking landscapes that will leave you spellbound. Here’s your passport to an unforgettable experience.

Step back in time as you wander through the iconic landmarks that define Istanbul’s rich history. Marvel at the majestic Hagia Sophia, the architectural masterpiece of the Blue Mosque, and the grandeur of Topkapi Palace. Feel the echoes of the past as you stroll through the ancient corridors of the Grand Bazaar, a vibrant labyrinth of treasures waiting to be uncovered.

Embark on a scenic voyage along the legendary Bosphorus Strait, where Europe and Asia embrace in a stunning dance of cultures.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city to the serene Princess Islands, an archipelago of nine islands in the Sea of Marmara. Feel the tranquility as you explore Buyukada, the largest of the islands, with its picturesque landscapes and charming horse-drawn carriages.

Book now and unlock exclusive promotions for an enchanting Istanbul experience! Whether you’re captivated by the historical wonders, the serene Princess Islands, or the captivating Bosphorus cruise, Istanbul awaits you with open arms to offer you the adventure of a lifetime.

Included/Excluded

  • All accommodation mentioned in the itinerary
  • Private airport transfers
  • 24-hour online available support team
  • Tours as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees as mention in itinerary
  • English-speaking licenced tour guide or tour assistance
  • All meals mentioned by the itinerary ( B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner)
  • Vegetarian meals available.
  • International flights
  • Beverages during lunch
  • Optional tours and activities
  • Dinner
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature Medical services.

Itinerary

  • Welcome our representative at the IST/SAW airport, who will ensure your smooth transfer to the pre-booked hotel.
  • Upon reaching your hotel, fulfill the check-in procedures and take some time to relax.
  • Enjoy a leisurely day, exploring local attractions, and flea markets, or simply meandering through the surroundings.
  • Alternatively, you can return to your hotel and unwind for a comfortable overnight stay in Istanbul.

Overnight in Istanbul 4* Nova Plaza Taksim Square BB or a similar one  

Duration: 8 hours (approx) | Tour category: Group Tour | Pick up/ Drop Point: Hotel | Pickup Time: 08:30 am | (Breakfast, Lunch)  

  • Start your day by waking up to a delicious breakfast, gearing up for an exciting full-day city tour.
  • Kick off your exploration at the heart of old Istanbul, the iconic Hagia Sophia. Marvel at its magnificent mosaics, featuring glittering portraits of emperors, empresses, and a poignant Virgin and Child.
  • Continue your journey to the Blue Mosque, the sole imperial mosque with six minarets, showcasing a grand courtyard. Explore the Hippodrome, the ancient Byzantine stadium that once accommodated 100,000 spectators and now features remnants like an Egyptian obelisk and a bronze sculpture of entwined serpents from Delphi.
  • Stroll through the vibrant Grand Bazaar in the old city, boasting 4,000 shops brimming with treasures, including carpets, kilims, silks, jewelry, ceramics, icons, and leather goods.
  • Venture into the historic Topkapi Palace, the opulent residence of Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries. Admire its exquisite collection, featuring precious gems, jewelry, thrones, robes worn by the sultans and their families, miniatures, the Holy Mantle, and the Chamber of Sacred Relics.
  • Conclude your day with a visit to the Grand Bazaar once again.
  • Return to your hotel after this exhilarating day and unwind for a comfortable overnight stay in Istanbul.

Overnight in Istanbul 4* Nova Plaza Taksim Square BB or a similar one  

Duration: 9 hours (approx) | Tour category: Group Tour | Pick up/ Drop Point: Hotel | Pickup Time: 08:30 am | (Breakfast, Lunch)  

  • Start your day early with a scenic ferry ride from Kabatas or Bostanci to Buyukada, the largest of the Princess Islands.
  • Upon reaching Buyukada, take a moment to absorb the island's tranquil atmosphere. The absence of motorized vehicles makes it a peaceful retreat.
  • Head towards Aya Yorgi Church located at the top of the island. You can reach the summit by foot or horse-drawn carriage. The panoramic views of the sea and surrounding islands are breathtaking.
  • Rent a bike or enjoy a stroll along the island's charming streets. Explore the historic Victorian-style wooden mansions and lush greenery.
  • Indulge in a delightful Turkish lunch at a local restaurant.

Overnight in Istanbul 4* Nova Plaza Taksim Square BB or a similar one  

(Breakfast)

  • Begin your departure day with a delicious and fulfilling breakfast at your hotel. After breakfast, pack your bags, ensuring that all your belongings are ready for departure. Join our private transfer to the IST/SAW Airport and drop off.
  • Your trip concludes with the satisfaction of exploring new places and creating lasting memories.

Durations

4 days

Language

English

Frequently asked questions

The prices you see on package tours are the prices valid during the lowest season. This usually coincides with the winter season. Prices will vary during summer or holiday periods. If you send us the request form on the right side of the page for the package tour that interests you, we will send you the price of the package tour on the date you planned as soon as possible.

Terms of services included in the package you choose;

  • Tour category: Tours are planned as group tours or private tours depending on the program content. Please read the description for this. If you would like all tours to be private for you or your family, please specify this request. For group tours, the pick-up time is fixed. We kindly ask you to take into consideration the time we recommend for private tours.
  • Accommodation: Sample hotels for accommodation are listed in the itinerary section. As Comfort Class, we are planning 4-star hotels. Accommodation includes breakfast, and dinner varies and is partially included or excluded. If you would like Economic Class or High-Class accommodation, we would be happy to offer you options.
  • Meals during the tour: You can find out from the itinerary section whether meals are included in the tours.
  • Flight services: golfintravel.com does not undertake international flights. Since domestic flight prices are flexible, they are not included in the package but can be included in the package at current prices upon your request. For domestic flights, you should consider an average of 50 EUR per way.
  • Guidance service: Apart from the fact that tours generally provide English guidance services, in some tours there are English consultants who do not give historical or cultural explanations but guide you. Please read the descriptions.

Of course, we can offer you the package that interests you by making changes to the tour content, accommodation options, number of days and included or excluded services according to your wishes. If you want, consult us for a standard travel package or our travel packages where you can enjoy luxury and create memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Tour available period: all year round.
  • Tour available days: every day
  • Tour category: Offered with group tours and private tours
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for participants with walking difficulties
  • Even if we use fast track at the museum entrances, please do not forget that waiting times at security points can take time
  • Remember to wear modest clothing at the mosques (arms and legs covered). Women must cover their hair with a scarf. If you forget to bring your scarf, you can buy one at the entrance at some mosques but not all. .
  • On group tours, infants must sit on laps if seats are not available.
  • Prices are per person in double-twin or triple shared room.
  • Travel Insurance is recommended and charges are not included.
  • Please note that prices are dynamic and may change in the peak season and on blackout dates.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 7 days before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • The itinerary shared is tentative and is subject to change at the time of confirmation.
  • Group tours can have breaks for shopping with local handicraft production centers.
We Suggest
  • Seasonal clothing
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Swimsuits or any clothes you do not care if get wet
  • Towels
  • Camera

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