Private Istanbul Tour (Istanbul Daily Tours)
Tour Type.: Private Istanbul Tour is one of Full Day Private Istanbul Daily Tours.
Tour Meeting Point.: Hotel Lobby.
Tour Pick Up Time At.: 09:00 (approx.).
Tour Finishes at.: 17:00 (approx.).
Tour Duration.: 8 hrs.
Tour Available.: 365 days in year
Private Istanbul Tour
09:00 AM After meeting at the hotel in Istanbul, continue to private istanbul tour.
Private Istanbul Tour depart from central hotel (Sultanahmet) after meeting with tour guide at your hotel.
The private istanbul tour covers the St. Sophia Church, Byzantine Hippodrome, Egyptian Obelisks, German Fountain, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace.
After meeting at the hotel and depart to first point of the tour, the Byzantine Hippodrome and Egyptian Obelisks, German Fountain and then continue to the private istanbul tour as follow...
Byzantine Hippodrome; The center of sport activities with its four monuments; The GERMAN FOUNTAIN OF WILHELM II, Egyptian Obelisk, SERPENTINE COLUMN and the COLUMN OF CONSTANTINE. BLUE MOSQUE The most famous mosque of Istanbul which is known as the BLUE MOSQUE as well because of its beautiful blue Iznik tiles.
Hagia Sophia; this ancient basilica, 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.
Grand Bazaar; In this labyrinth of streets and passages are more than 4000 shops with each trade having its own area; the goldsmiths’ street, the carpet sellers, Turkish arts and crafts, such as handpainted ceramic plates, hand-honed copperware, brasware and trays, water ewers, onyxware and meerschaum pipers. (Grand Bazaar closed on Sunday)
Sultans Tombs; there are five tombs of Ottoman Sultans within the graveyard at St. Sophia. The ceramic panels are the most beautiful examples of the 16th century with purple, green, blue, and red flower motives. Prince robes and a small piece from the Kaaba covers are displayed on the sarcophaguses.
Topkapi Palace; the great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries, housing an exquisite collection of precious gems, jewellery thrones of sultans, costumes worn by the sultans and their families; miniatures, the Holy Mantle; CHABER OF SACRED RELICS.
17:00 PM At the end of the tour.
- Hotel Pick up and Drop off.
- Air-conditioned Land Transportation.
- All needed transportation by non-smoking and air-conditioned touristical vehicles.
- Professional Guide licensed by the Ministry of Tourism in the tours.
- 3 Course Lunch included. (Vegeterian Menu is available)
(Sample Menu.: Seasonal Appetizers & Salad, Main Course like Meatball or Chicken, Dessert).
- Museums, Ruins, Monuments entrances fees and tickets.
- Local Taxes.
- Service Charge.