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Duration

6 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people

Languages

Arabic, English

About this tour

Embark on an enchanting half-day afternoon exploration, beginning with a visit to the esteemed Eyup Sultan Mosque and the Sahaba Tombs. Delve into the historical and religious significance of these sacred sites, immersing yourself in the spiritual atmosphere that surrounds the final resting place of Prophet Muhammad’s companions.

Following this enlightening experience, embark on a picturesque drive to Pierre Loti Hill, a charming vantage point named after the French novelist Pierre Loti. Ascend to the hilltop via a cable car ride, reveling in breathtaking panoramic views of the Golden Horn and Istanbul below. Take your time to explore the serene surroundings and soak in the tranquil ambiance.

Continue the journey to the iconic Bosphorus, where a delightful 2-hour cruise awaits. Boarding the vessel, you’ll indulge in a delectable lunch while cruising along the Bosphorus Strait. As the boat glides through the water, marvel at the architectural wonders lining the shores, including historic landmarks, opulent palaces, and the distinctive Istanbul skyline.

The cruise offers a unique perspective of the city, providing ample opportunities to capture memorable photos and appreciate the seamless blend of modernity and tradition that defines Istanbul. As you savor the culinary delights and absorb the scenic beauty, relish the soothing breeze and the gentle sway of the boat.

Upon the conclusion of the cruise, your memorable afternoon continues as you return to your hotel or a preferred drop-off location. Reflect on the cultural, historical, and scenic treasures unearthed during this half-day adventure, leaving you with lasting memories of Istanbul’s rich tapestry of sights and experiences.

Highlights

  • Visit the historical and religious significance of Eyup Sultan Mosque and the Sahaba Tombs, where companions of Prophet Muhammad rest.
  • Ascend Pierre Loti Hill via a cable car, treating yourself to panoramic views of the Golden Horn and Istanbul, all while exploring the charming surroundings named after the renowned French novelist Pierre Loti.
  • Embark on a delightful 2-hour Bosphorus cruise, relishing a sumptuous lunch while cruising along the strait.

Included/Excluded

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transportation in comfortable, non-smoking, air-conditioned bus
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch set menu
  • English-speaking guidance (can be multilingual)
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Photos and Videos
  • Gratuities

Durations

5 – 7 hours

Language

Arabic
English

Frequently asked questions

The primary language for group tour guidance is English or multilingual available. Tours in languages other than English are available exclusively as private tours. Please note that there might be a price variation for different languages. Kindly specify your preferred language for the tour if it's not English!

Tour fees include professional English guide service or assistant service. In half-day tours, meals are not included, but in full-day tours, a set menu or open buffet meal is generally included. Kindly refer to the tour description for a detailed breakdown of included and excluded services.

In group tours, hotel pick-up and drop-off are generally included. Rarely, some tours do not include hotel pick-up and drop-off or just drop-off. All private tours include hotel pickup and drop-off. Please read the description carefully to find out.

  • Tour available period : all year round.
  • Tour available days : Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday/Saturday/Sunday
  • Tour category: Offered as a group tour or as a private tour.
  • Please provide us with an accurate WhatsApp number to can guide you for pick-ups and updates.
  • We will respond to your request within 24 hours at the latest.
  • Pick-up is around 1.30 pm. Pickup time may vary earlier or later depending on the location of the hotel.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for participants with walking difficulties
  • 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.
  • Even if we use fast track at the museum entrances, please do not forget that waiting times at security points can take time
  • On group tours, infants must sit on laps if seats are not available.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Group tours can have several breaks for shopping with local handicraft production centers.
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