Tour Istanbul in one day sightseeing tour and see all the most famous sites in Istanbul’s historic old city, Sultanahmet. Visit Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar and Topkapi Palace. After a 6 hour tour, you will be returned to your ship.
We will meet you at Istanbul Port to enjoy Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour and see the most impressive sights in Istanbul’s Sultanahmet area. Visit Blue Mosque and the Basilica Hagia Sophia, you will see the culmination of Byzantine church and Ottoman mosque architecture. Blue Mosque is considered to be the last great mosque of the classical period. Hagia Sophia was renovated several times, serving as a church under the Byzantines and then a mosque during Ottoman rule. Continue on to the Hippodrome of Constantinople, which was the heart of civil life in the Byzantine city. Then you will visit Grand Bazaar to wander the alleys of this historic complex. The bazaar is the largest and oldest in Turkey and it is famous for offering everything from persian carpets, leather goods and jewelry to ceramics, spices and antiques. After lunch in a local restaurant you will visit the Topkapi Palace, which was the official residence of the Ottoman Sultans and the center of state administration. Inside you will tour the lavish palace and see riches that displays the power of the Ottomans. At the end of the tour we will return you to your ship. The tour will last approximately 6 hours.
- Harem section-located inside of Topkapi Palace with an additional fees 20$
- Hagia Sophia is closed on Mondays and will be replaced with the Underground Cistern.
- Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays and will be replaced with Archeological Museum.
- Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays and will be replaced with authentic shops.
- Pick up services from Istanbul port and return
- All transfers by a comfortable A/C vehicle
- Lunch during the tour
- English speaking guide during the tour
- Private driver during the tour
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
- All taxes and service charge
- Personal spending
Price Per Person:
|JAN.01.2015 - MAR.31.2016 / PRIVATE||JAN.01.2015 - MAR.31.2016 / GROUP|
|1 PAX||N/A||$ 75|
|2 PAX||$ 160||$ 75|
|3 PAX||$ 120||$ 75|
|4 PAX||$ 98||$ 75|
|5 PAX||$ 110||$ 75|
|6 PAX||$ 80||$ 75|
|7 PAX||$ 75||$ 75|
|8 PAX||$ 70||$ 75|
Tour and PricesTour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.
Children Policy0 - 02.99 Free of Charge , pay only for domestic flights if exist
3 - 10.99 get 20% off from adult tour price
from 11 is considering as adult
Deposit and Balance of PaymentA down payment (25%) will be required when confirming your booking as requested and can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) will be required on arrival / pick up, to be paid to your tour director by credit / debit card or in cash.
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Cancellation PolicyMemphis Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled for ‘force majeure’ reasons such as volcanoes, earthquakes, or reasons beyond control. If cancellation happens due to personal or business reasons and Memphis Tours has already incurred costs on your behalf, these costs will be transferred to you.
Best Time to Visit Turkey
Spring and autumn are the ideal times to visit Istanbul and the inland regions. The Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are typically like the Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers. As you travel further east in Turkey the extremes in climate become more pronounced with very hot and dry summers reaching highs of 40°C and bitterly cold winters with heavy snowfall.
Flying to Turkey
Istanbul for comfort and quality – Turkish Airlines & Delta Airlines (Daily and Scheduled Airlines only)
09 hours 30 minutes direct from New York
10 hours direct from Washington
Standard Time = GMT+2 hours
Summer Time = GMT+3 hours
Required - obtainable an e-Visa online by your credit or debit card before you travel costs $20 or on arrival
Make sure you are up-to-date on routine vaccines before every trip includes measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot
Most citizens of Turkey are Muslims, but Turkish society is secular and modern, so European dress styles prevail. For your holiday in Turkey, dress the same as you wear in your country