Enchanting Istanbul Tour 5 Nights

    A confluence of cultures at the crossroads of continents

    • Duration

      6 Days

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    Discover the vibrant culture of the intercontinental Istanbul tracking various Ottoman and Byzantium highlights. Marvel at the majestic Blue Mosque and catch awe inspiring sunsets from the Bosphorus. Delight yourself with Turkish cuisine – a melange of European and Asian tastes and the royal Ottoman way of life at Buyukada Island.

    DAY 1
    Arrival in Istanbul

    • Arrival to Istanbul New Airport,Our tour escort will host you from outside airport.
    • Transfer to your hotel .
    • Check in at Hotel.
    • Free time to explore the city on your own.
    • Overnight in Hotel    

    DAY 2

    • Breakfast at the Hotel
    • Transfers for Full Day Istanbul Classics and Highlights Tour.
    • You will begin the day with Roman Hippodrome, where the chariot races were organised by the Romans and Byzantines. Blue Mosque-the only mosque with six minarets and its surroundings will be our next place to visit.
    • Next, you will see the German Fountain - a gift of Kaiser Wilhelm 2. Hagia Sophia - The Church of Divine Wisdom is the highlight of this day. Following the visits your guide will take you the  Grand  Bazaar  for  demonstration  of  Turkish  Handicrafts.
    • Topkapi  Museum  is  the  big  one of the  most important  museum  of  Turkey  and  the  Balkan  Peninsula. It  is  an  incomparably  rich  treasure-chest,  brimming  with things of historical importance.
    • First, second, third and fourth courtyards; the Audience Hall, Divan-the High Court, Historical Kitchens, Royal Stables, the Treasury, gardens, kiosk. Probably the best commentary on Ottoman History, art and its culture is simply to come direct to the First Courtyard of this amazing Palace. Next place to see is Hagia Irene Church (from outside).
    • Our final place of interest are Caferaga Medresseh and Sogukcesme Street. To see these things with a guide well, you will never be quite the same again.
    • Overnight in Istanbul 

    DAY 3

    • Breakfast at Hotel.
    • Golden Horn from the bus, the arm of the Bosphorus and a natural harbour of the historical peninsula separating the old and the new parts of Istanbul where the first colonies settled during the Byzantines.
    •  Drive along the traces of history at Balat viewing Metal Church of St. Stephen the Bulgarian, Jewish Hospital (Or-Ahayim), Fener Orthodox Patriarchate and 22 kms. Long Byzantine City Walls, the strongest  fortification of the middle age.
    • Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar), mystical smells of different aromas of various spices. Shops selling fruits, vegetables, fish, flowers, etc. Bosphorus Cruise, through the waterway separating the two continents, Europe and Asia, with a possibility to take photographs of marble palaces, ancient wooden villas of Ottoman architecture besides modern residential and luxurious apartments.
    • Rumeli Fortress (from the boat – no interior visit), historical armament built by the Conqueror to control and protect the Bosphorus. A unique example of military architecture.
    • Dolmabahçe Palace, recent residence for Ottoman Sultans built by two Ottoman architects Karabet and Nikogos.
    • Balyan on a 110.000 m² area and served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire. Famous with great collection of European antiquity, furniture and 4.5 tons chandelier, the palace has 285 rooms and 46 halls.
    • Bosphorus Bridge, unique chance to step from one continent (Europe) to another (Asia) in 2 minutes. Camlica Hill, exposing a panoramic view of Istanbul and Bosphorus from the best point of view.
    • Transfers to Hotel.
    • Overnight in Istanbul 

    DAY 4

    • Breakfast at Hotel.
    • Transfers to Cruise in the Marmara Sea to Princes' Islands by Maritime Lines boat.
    • Stop at Büyükada, the popular summer resort with pinewood scenery, once the pleasure island of Byzantine Princes. Tour of the island by horse-drawn carriages .
    • Evening return to Istanbul
    • Transfer to hotel.
    • Free time to explore the city on your own.
    • Overnight in Istanbul 

    DAY 5

    • Breakfast at Hotel.
    • Transfers  for full free day for shopping & Taksim Square with Istiklal Street, where you can find many pubs, bars, high end cafes & brands .
    • Free time to explore the city on your own 
    • Overnight in Istanbul 

    DAY 6
    Istanbul - Home

    •  Breakfast at Hotel.
    • Check out from Hotel.
    • Transfer to Istanbul New Airport for your onward journey    

    Top Attractions of Enchanting Istanbul Tour 5 Nights Tour

    A confluence of cultures at the crossroads of continents

    Hagia Sophia Museum

    Tourist is flocking here to see the glorious church turned museum for its stunning architecture and historical significance. It’s one of Istanbul sights to see and explore! The entrance has a mosaic of Christ as Pantocrator, and its main building is adorned with gold mosaics and huge nave. The focal point of beauty in the museum is the 9th-century mosaics of Virgin and Christ Child.

    Blue Mosque

    The Blue Mosque is Istanbul tourist attractions which are a very popular tourist site. It is a historic museum known as the Blue Mosque because of its blue tiles that surround the wall. One of the best ways to see the sight of the museum is from Hippodrome. It is also an active mosque where worshippers go during the time of worship.

    Topkapi Palace Museum

    The Palace has more stories to show than another museum in the world. When the palace was the court of the Ottoman Empire, there’s been an ambitious courtier, eunuchs, concubines who’s lived and worked here. The sprawling harem, opulent pavilions and many other characteristics of the museums will give you a glimpse of the people who lived here between the 15th and 19th century.

    Bosphorus Bridge

    Boat tours provide visitors with unique city views from this strait separating Europe & Asia.

    Dolmabahe Palace

    Grand domed sultans palace now a museum including collections of art calligraphy and carpets.

    Spice Bazaar

    Covered 17th-century market known as the Egyptian Bazaar with spice food & textile shops.

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    A confluence of cultures at the crossroads of continents

    Terms & Conditions

    Cancellation Policy:-

    • Visa Fees is 100% Non-Refundable.
    • To Block rooms we have to pay 50% advance (Non refundable) against group booking.
    • Final room sharing list to be provided to hotel minimum 5 days before departure with 100% payment.
    • Land package is 50% Nonrefundable upto D-15.
    • Land package is 75% Nonrefundable upto D-7.
    • Land package is 100% Nonrefundable after D-7.
    • No show will cost you full cancellation charges & only Airline taxes are refundable

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