Spend three unforgettable hours admiring some of the best landmarks in Istanbul! The Istanbul Classics program includes visits to the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome and the Grand Covered Bazaar.
Price: EUR 29.-/per person
- It runs everyday.
- Duration: 4 Hours
The Istanbul Classics city tour will provide you the unique chance to take the most of your Istanbul travel! Combining some of the best cultural, historical and religious sights, with the Istanbul Classics city tour you will be introduced to the unique architecture of the former basilica of Hagia Sophia, to the only one blue - colored mosque in the world or to the historical atmosphere of the city by visiting its notable center for sportive events - the Hippodrome. We will make your tour even more pleasant by organizing for you a visit to the biggest shopping area in the city - the Grand Covered Bazaar - the place that is considered a must for shopaholics!
HAGIA SOPHIA, one of the greatest marvels of architecture, constructed as a basilica in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian.
BLUE MOSQUE, facing Hagia Sophia, famous with its blue Iznik tiles and unique with 6 minarets, built in the name of Sultan Ahmet.
HIPPODROME, center of sportive events (chariot races, athletics) and political activities of the old city. Serpentine Column, Obelisk of Theodosius, German Fountain of Wilhelm II are the monuments decorating the Hippodrome.
GRAND COVERED BAZAAR, most attractive shopping center and biggest "souk" in the world with nearly 4000 shops selling antiques, jewellery, gold, carpets, leatherware and souvenirs.
- Half Day Morning Tours terminate at Sultanahmet Center in front of Hagia Sophia
- Hagia Sophia is closed on Monday, It is replaced with Kariye (St. Savior in Chora) Museum
- Grand Covered Bazaar is closed on Sunday, It is replaced with Kariye (St. Savior in Chora) Museum
What's included in the price?
- All transportation by non-smoking and airconditioned vehicle
- Museum Entrance Fees