Best of Private Istanbul Old City Tour

Best of Istanbul Tour

Quick Information

Tour Highlights : Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Mosque), Topkapi Palace and Harem Section, Hagia Sophia , Hippodrome, Grand Baazar.

Duration :  Approx. 6-7 Hours

Departures : All year round from Port of Istanbul & Hotels

Price Includes

Professional Licensed Tour Guide

Transportation with luxury Mercedes A/C Van.

All transportation costs like gass & parking fees.

All insurances.

Of course %100 Satisfaction.

Tour Program

Best of Private Istanbul Old City Tour includes all the must-visit places in Istanbul Old City such as Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Mosque), Topkapi Palace and Harem Section, Hagia Sophia (St. Sophia), Hippodrome, Grand Baazar.

Ephesus tours from port of kusadasi

If you are traveling on a cruise ship, our professional tour guide will greet you outside the customs/passport control building with a signboard with your name on it. If you are a hotel guest, our tour guide will be waiting for you in your hotel lobby at the specified time. Then your guide will conduct you to your private transport and your Private tour starts. During the tour, you will visit all the places on the schedule. After the tour your guide returns you to the cruise port or your hotel.

Hagia Sophia (St. Sophia)

Hagia Sophia Istanbul Tour

One of the most famous structure of Istanbul from the 6th century AD is Hagia Sophia. This construction was built by the great emperor Justinian as the biggest church of the world. Now size-wise it is the 4th biggest one. After the conquest of Istanbul by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1453, it was converted into a mosque. Now it serves as a museum and a mosque.

Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Mosque)

Blue Mosque Istanbul Tour

Even if it is known as Blue Mosque; the original name is Sultan Ahmet Mosque. It was constructed by Sultan Ahmet who’s the 14. Ottoman Sultan between 1609- 1616. Blue Mosque is a 400 years old mosque which is still in use. Because the interior of the mosque is decorated with mostly blue Iznik tiles, it is called Blue Mosque.

Hippodrome of Constantinople

Hippodrome Istanbul Tour

In the 6th century AD, horse-drawn carriage races, the favorite sport of the spectators in Constantinople and held in the magnificent Hippodrome, were at the center of life.

Topkapi Palace & Harem Section

Topkapi Palace Istanbul Tour

Another great building that must be visited is Topkapı Palace & Harem Section.A house of Ottoman dynasty for 400 years. In the 15th century, it was built by II. Mehmet (Fatih Sultan Mehmet) who conquered the city of Istanbul in 1453. Topkapi Palace is accepted as one of the oldest palace all over the world. 28 Sultans lived in this palace till they moved to Dolmabahçe Palace in the 19th century.

The Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar Istanbul Tour

The Grand Bazaar, which was started to be built in 1460 by Fatih Sultan Mehmet, the conqueror of Istanbul, is a historical shopping square surrounded by nearly 60 streets and nearly 4000 shops covered with roofs and domes. It can be expressed as the attraction point of Istanbul in both tourism and commercial terms.

Tour Prices:

Number Of Person
Tour Price
For Parties of 2
For Parties of 3
For Parties of 4
For Parties of 5-6
For Parties of 7-8
For Parties of 9-10
For Parties of 11-14
Over 14 Guest

Special Notes

Since we are sure that you will leave our Private Ephesus Tours 100% satisfied, we do not request any pre-payment or deposit before the tour.

As this tour is a completely Private Istanbul tour, the program is flexible according to your wishes. You can change the program as you wish before or during the tour at no extra cost.

We guarantee cruise passengers arrive at the port before their ship's departure time.