Turkey is a nation straddling eastern Europe and western Asia with cultural connections to ancient Greek, Persian, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires. Cosmopolitan Istanbul, on the Bosphorus Strait, is home to the iconic Hagia Sophia, with its soaring dome and Christian mosaics, the massive 17th-century Blue Mosque and the circa-1460 Topkapi Palace, former home of sultans.
Welcome to Istanbul! Upon arrival at Istanbul Airport/Istanbul Central Train Station meet your car and transfer to the hotel. Check in and spend the rest of day exploring the city on your own. Overnightstay at the hotel in Istanbul.
After breakfast, begin your day admiring Istanbul’s main sights on your included Hop on – Hop off City tour. This tour takes you to the major landmarks and historic sights on the European side as well as the Asian side, while the recorded commentary explains the history and culture of this beautiful city. From the moment the bus departs you will experience a real mix of cultures where east meets west. Tour highlights include the journey from Europe to Asia across the Bosphorus Bridge, the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Dolmabahce Palace, Galata Tower, Taksim Square and much more. Don't forget your camera to help capture some memorable moments. The hop-on, hop-off facility will enable you to get on and off the bus at many attractions and places of interest. Overnight stay at the hotel in Istanbul.
Breakfast at the hotel,leave for the Bosphorus Cruise & Istanbul's Egyptian Bazaar. After finishing of the tour return back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Istanbul.
Breakfast at the hotel. Leave for the Prince's Island tour, Buyakada.Take the boat across the Sea of Marmara, watch Istanbul from the boat until you lose sight of the city and experience the island where you are away from the city's chaos and traffic.After finishing of the tour return back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Istanbul.
After breakfast transfer to the airport to catch the flight back to your country. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we look forward to seeing you in the future.