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Duration

8 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

20 people

Languages

English

About this tour

Be a part of a journey spanning both the European and Asian continents. Explore the exquisite Çamlıca Mosque, delve into the cultural treasures at the Museum of Islamic Civilizations, wander through the opulent halls of Topkapı Palace, and experience the historical charm of Hagia Irene Church and the Harem section of Topkapi Palace. Cap off your exploration with breathtaking views of Istanbul from the elevated Camlıca Hill.

Commence your journey by crossing the Bosphorus Bridge, transitioning from the European continent to the Asian side. Explore Camlica Hill, a serene retreat on Istanbul’s Asian shores, providing unparalleled panoramic views that seamlessly blend the city’s modern urban landscape with historic marvels, including the iconic Bosphorus Strait.

Next, venture to Camlica Mosque, a majestic testament to modern Islamic architecture harmoniously fusing traditional Ottoman elements with contemporary design. Its impressive size and panoramic vistas add to the allure of this cultural gem.

For the afternoon leg of your tour, cross back to the European continent for a delightful lunch. Take advantage of the opportunity to acquire unique gifts at the tourist store before delving into the historical wonders that await.

See the enchanting Topkapı Palace, once the exclusive residence of Ottoman Sultans for over four centuries. Marvel at sacred relics, imperial treasures, Chinese porcelain, weaponry, and intricate calligraphy.

Step into the opulent world of the Ottoman Empire with our exclusive tour of the Harem section at Topkapı Palace. Uncover the secrets of the sultans as you explore the lavishly adorned chambers, private quarters, and hidden courtyards that once housed the imperial family and their concubines. Delve into the intriguing tales of intrigue, romance, and power that unfolded within these walls. Our expert guides will provide fascinating insights into the daily life and customs of the Ottoman court, offering a captivating journey through the history and allure of the Harem at Topkapı Palace.

Proceed to the Hagia Irene Church, a venerable Byzantine landmark and the first church erected in Constantinople, offering a captivating glimpse into the city’s early Christian heritage.

Wrap up your day of exploration with a convenient drop-off at your hotel, ensuring a seamless conclusion to your enriching journey through Istanbul’s captivating history and diverse cultural heritage.

Highlights

  • Experience the Breathtaking Panorama of Istanbul from Çamlıca Hill.
  • Appreciate the grandeur of the Camlıca Mosque, the most expansive and impressive mosque in Turkey.
  • Explore the residence of sultans at Topkapı Palace, with skip the line ticket.
  • Delight your palate with local flavors with an included delectable Turkish lunch
  • Uncover the mysteries of Constantinople's first church, the Hagia Irene Church.

Included/Excluded

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transportation in comfortable, non-smoking, air-conditioned bus
  • Lunch set menu
  • English-speaking guidance (can be multilingual)
  • Drinks
  • Topkapi Palace entrance fee (45 EUR per Person)
  • Personal expenses
  • Photos and Videos
  • Gratuities

Durations

Fullday (7 - 9 hours)

Language

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: Except Tuesday and Friday every day
  • Tour category: Offered as a group tour or 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 8.30 am. 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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