Starting City: ISTANBUL
Starting Country: TURKEY

Tour Description:

**Half Day Afternoon Tour**

Topkapi Palace
Blue Mosque of Sultan Ahmet
Hippodrome

TOPKAPI PALACE The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed.

SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.

HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.

Tour fee includes transportation, guide, entrance fees as mentioned.
Harem section is not included, visits are due to extra entrance fee upon request.

**TOPKAPI PALACE IS CLOSED ON TUESDAYS**

Tour is not provided to the hotels that are far from city center (Taksim), such as Polat Renaissance, Radisson Blu Airport, Holiday Inn Airport, Courtyard Marriott, Sheraton Atakoy, Sheraton Maslak, Movenpick Hotel, Edition Hotel, Crowne Plaza Asia Hotel (ex-Via Hotel), Marriott Asia.

Additional Info:

  • Starting Point: Hotel
  • Ending Point: Hotel
  • Meeting Point: Not specified
  • Duration: 03:00
  • Languages:
    • English (default)
    • Arabic

Supplier Policy:

**Half Day Afternoon Tour**Topkapi Palace Blue Mosque of Sultan AhmetHippodromeTOPKAPI PALACE The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. SULTANAHMET IMPERIAL MOSQUE Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.HIPPODROME Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.Tour fee includes transportation, guide, entrance fees as mentioned.Harem section is not included, visits are due to extra entrance fee upon request.**TOPKAPI PALACE IS CLOSED ON TUESDAYS**Tour is not provided to the hotels that are far from city center (Taksim), such as Polat Renaissance, Radisson Blu Airport, Holiday Inn Airport, Courtyard Marriott, Sheraton Atakoy, Sheraton Maslak, Movenpick Hotel, Edition Hotel, Crowne Plaza Asia Hotel (ex-Via Hotel), Marriott Asia.