Byzantine Relics Istanbul Half Day Morning Tour
Morning Byzantium Relics Tour
08:30 pm – We collect you from your hotel by our travel team in the morning.
Sultanahmet Area, the center of Old Town of Istanbul, has hosted the gorgeous landmarks of the Byzantine & Ottoman Empires for hundreds of years. In this tour, we will step from one site to another to feel the atmosphere of that era and admire the great architectural beauties. The day starts with the pick up from your hotel or pre-advised point and drives to Sultanahmet Square. Our first visit will be to Hippodrome, where we will see Theodosius Obelisk, Serpent Column, German Fountain and Million Stone. Then we will get into the Blue Mosque, famous for its charming architecture and blue tiles inside. Just opposite this magnificent mosque, we have the great Hagia Sophia Museum, the former Byzantine Church and Ottoman Mosque serving as a museum now, stands in the heart of Old Town and exhibits the symbols and mosaics of Christianity and Islam. Lastly, we will walk to Grand Bazaar, the oldest shopping mall in the world. You will have brief information about the history of the bazaar and some tips on how to do shopping there. Tour ends in Grand Bazaar.
Hotel Pick Up (From Central Hotels)
Guiding Service During the Tour
Entrance Fees to the sights
Transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches
Parking and Road tolls
Optional Istanbul Day Tours & Istanbul Night Tours
Exact pickup time will be given at the time of booking.
You are kindly requested to present yourself at the pickup point 15 minutes prior the pre-advised pickup time.
Comfortable shoes and a hat is recommended as shade is limited in summer time.
The order of the tour itinerary may vary in order to avoid congestion.