I invite you to a sightseeing tour of Istanbul! You will visit all the main attractions: Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Sultan's Palace, Blue Mosque and Basilica cistern. You will reveal the history of ancient Constantinople, observe the life of the modern city and learn how it manages to combine European and Asian traditions. Individual excursion for 1-6 people Duration 4 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 on 3 reviews € 120 per excursion Price for 1-6 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Classic Istanbul I will show you all the most famous places in the city. The excursion program includes
Hippodrome Square - you will immerse yourself in the events of Ancient Rome, see the German Fountain and the Serpentine Column and appreciate the Egyptian obelisk, which is 3,500 years old
Basilica Cistern - a mysterious underground reservoir. You will learn why water has shaped the course of local history for centuries and how the head of a jellyfish and a "weeping" column appeared in the cistern
Blue Mosque - you will admire the beauty and grandeur of Ottoman architecture and discover why the mosque is decorated with six minarets instead of the standard four
Topkapi Palace - the place where the sultans lived for 400 years. You will walk through the chic halls, hear about the intrigues of the harem, view the second largest diamond in the world and admire the panorama of the Golden Horn Bay. And also be impressed by the love story of Suleiman the Magnificent and his wife Roksolana
Saint Sophie Cathedral - I will talk about the construction of the temple and explain how the architect Sinan managed to save it from destruction. In addition, I will help find hidden traces left by the emperors
Entrance tickets are not included in the price: Topkapi Palace - 100 TL per person, Basilica Cistern - 30 TL per person.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.