Situated on seven hills, Istanbul will captivate you with fantastic panoramas, ancient mosques and temples, the enchanting waters of the Bosphorus and vibrant eastern markets. In one day, I will show you the “business cards” of the city, help you reveal its multifaceted character and tell you about local traditions, art, mentality and cuisine. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 5 hours Children Without children How it goes On foot Rating 5 for 1 review € 150 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Must-see places Our walk will begin at Sultanahmet Square, where you will examine the external decoration of the Blue Mosque and once the largest Christian temple of Hagia Sophia and hear the legends associated with them. Next, visit one of the underground Byzantine cisterns, explore the ruins of the Hippodrome and find out what events were held there and why it fell into decay. In addition, you will drop by the Egyptian market, walk in the old park of the House of Roses and visit the Suleymaniye Mosque, where the tombs of the Sultan and his wife Roksolana are located
Asian Istanbul In the picturesque Uskudar district, you will climb the high холamlıca hill, on the slopes of which there is a picturesque park with flower beds, fountains, exotic trees and observation platforms. Enjoy incredible views of Istanbul and the Bosphorus, stop by for a cup of coffee in one of the panoramic cafes and visit the largest mosque in Turkey. I will tell you what explains the minimalistic decoration of mosques, why images of people and animals are prohibited in Islam, and what replaces them.
- We will move between remote sites by public transport (ferry, bus, tram). Transport costs are paid additionally.
- Food, drinks and a ticket to the underground tank (20 liras) are not included in the price
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.