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FERRY TO GREEK ISLANDS
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DAILY TOURS
 
  ISTANBUL GOLDEN HORN TOUR AND BOSPHORUS CRUISE
   
  GOLDEN HORN TOUR AND BOSPHORUS CRUISE
   
08:30 Pick up from hostels/hotels
   
  Golden Horn by Boat
  You will see along the coast and see historical churches and buildings on the way.
   
  Pierre Loti Hill
  Take a teleferique which will bring you from the shore of the Golden Horn up to the outdoor Pierre Loti Cafe
  Coffee Break at Pierre Loti Cafe
   
  Chora Church
  It is considered to be one of the most beautiful surviving examples of a Byzantine church
  In the 16th century, during the Ottoman era, the church was converted into a mosque and
  It became a museum in 1948
  The interior of the building is covered with fine mosaics and frescoes
   
  Panorama 1453 Museum
  Witness an important moment in history, the fall of Constantinople
  It was this event that gave Sultan Mehmet II his title of Fatih (The Conqueror)
   
  The city walls of Constantinople
   
  Topkapi Gate ( no stop )
  It takes its name from the period when Sultan Mehmet placed the cannon here during the siege
   
  The Castle of Seven Tower ( no stop ) 
  It was used as prison all the time during both Byzantine and Ottoman Empire period.
   
  LUNCH
   
  Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar) Misir Carsisi in Turkish 
  It is the second largest covered shopping complex after the Grand Bazaar.
  The Spice Bazaar is an “L”-shaped building, consisting of 88 vaulted rooms.
  The building itself is part of the külliye of Yeni Mosque, and rents from the shops within was intended to help pay for the upkeep of the mosque.
  The structure was designed by the chief court architect Koca Kasım Ağa, but completed by architect Mustafa in 1660
  Here at this Bazaar you will find mystical smells of different aromas of various spices
   
  Rustem Pasha Mosque
  Mimar Sinan built this mosque in 1560 for Rustem Pasha, son-in-law and the grand vezier of Soliman the Magnificent.
  Its particular beauty lies in Iznik tiles covering it both inside and outside. 
   
  Cruise Along The Bosphorus
  Bosphorus connects the sea of Marmara to the Black Sea and separates Europe and Asia
  It is making Istanbul one of the most beautiful cities in the world and the only one built astride two continents
  The Cruise along the Bosphorus will allow us to admire 
  The Dolmabahce Plalace
  The Beylerbeyi Palace
  The Ciragan Palace
  The Rumeli Fortress
  Bosphorus Bridge
17:00 Service ends
   
CLOSED WEDNESDAY / CHORA CHURCH
   
TOUR INCLUSIONS
All Transport
English Speaking guiding service
Museum enterance fees
Lunch
 
OPERATION DATES 2017
January Everyday
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April Everyday
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June Everyday
July Everyday
August Everyday
September Everyday
October Everyday
November Everyday
December Everyday
   
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