Istanbul is the most popular city in Turkey and the country's economic, cultural and historic center. It straddles Europe and Asia across the Bosphorus Strait. And its Old City reflects cultural influences of the many empires that once ruled there. You will enjoy 4 amazing days to visit the best of Istanbul and taste the beauty of the city.
- City Tour
Day 1: Arrival to Istanbul:You will be greeted at the airport by one of our colleagues holding a sign of Efendi Travel, he/she will accompany you to our vehicle and you will be transferred to your hotel directly. Free day in Istanbul. Accommodation in Istanbul.
Day 2: Istanbul City Tour: You will be picked up from your hotel at around 08:30. You will visit: Hagia Sophia , Blue Mosque, Roman Hippodrome Grand Bazaar After lunch you will see: Topkapi Palace , Sultan Tombs and the tour ends about 16:30 and back to hotel Accommodation in Istanbul. (breakfast at hotel, lunch on the tour)
Please note that Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays and Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays. Blue Mosque will not be visited on Fridays.
Day 3: Dolmabahce Palace Tour & Bosphorus Cruise: (check out from hotel in the morning) You will be picked up from your hotel at around 08:00-08:30 for Dolmabahce Palace & Bezmi Alem Mosque Tour. We firstly visit Dolmabahce Palace, recent residence for Ottoman Sultans. Famous with great collection of European antiquity, furniture and 4.5 tons chandelier, the palace has 285 rooms of 46 halls. After palace the next stop is Bezmi Alem Mosque. Then you will drive to the restaurant for lunch break. After lunch, you will first drive by Golden Horn shores viewing the City Walls, dating back to the Byzantine Era. Then you will reach Eyup area, where you will take a short cable-car ride up to Pierre Loti Hill, where you can get one of the most magnificent views of Istanbul and Golden Horn. Pierre Loti Hill, is named after French author Pierre Loti (Louis Marie Julien Viaud) who fell in love with Istanbul at first sight, and frequented in the area a lot. After a short stop at the hill, you will get on the vehicle and drive to Eminonu, where you will get on the boat for a 2-hour Bosphorus Cruise. You will see the most impressive sights along the shores of the Bosphorus including Dolmabahce Palace, Ciragan Palace, Maiden´s Tower, Bosphorus bridges, Rumeli and Anadolu fortresses and Ottoman Residences. After the cruise, you will be dropped off back at your hotel at around 17:00.
(breakfast at hotel, lunch on the tour)
Day 4: Departure from Istanbul: You will be picked up from your hotel depending on your flight time and you will be transferred directly to Ataturk Airport.
- For single travelers, there will be an extra 50% single supplement surcharge
- The prices are not valid for New Year’s Period, Easter Period, Anzac Period and Eid Holiday Periods
- Hotel upgrade options at 4*, 5* or equivalent quality accommodations are available upon request
- If you prefer to stay at 4 star hotels the extra cost will be 60 euro per person
Breakfast and Lunch
410 USD per person in double/twin room. If you are a single traveller, there will be 50% single supplement surcharge.
• 3 night’s BB accommodation in double/twin room at 3* or equivalent hotel in Sultanahmet area
• 2 full-day regular group tours w/ professional guidance in English
• Breakfast at hotel
• Lunch during the tours (except drinks)
• Airport transfers
• Entrance fees to the sites visited
The price excludes dinner, personal expenses and tips (optional).
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Enjoy your holidays!