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Top Sites Of Istanbul: Half Day Small-Group tour

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    Stop At: Blue Mosque, Sultanahmet Mah At Meydani Cad No 7, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

    Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet Mosque) Also known as the Sultan Ahmet Camii (or Sultan Ahmed Mosque), this breath-taking building is one of the most majestic Ottoman mosques in all of Turkey

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), Ayasofya Square, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

    Hagia Sophia is one of the most impressive museums of Istanbul; built as a Christian church, then converted into a mosque, now serving as a museum.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Hippodrome (At Meydani), Istanbul Turkey

    The Hippodrome of Constantinople was a circus that was the sporting and social centre of Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Basilica Cistern, Alemdar Mahallesi, Yerebatan Caddesi, No:1/3, Istanbul 34410 Turkey

    This subterranean structure was commissioned by Emperor Justinian and built in 532. The largest surviving Byzantine cistern in İstanbul, it was constructed using 336 columns, many of which were salvaged from ruined temples and feature fine carved capitals

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Pass By: Real Istanbul Tours, Istanbul 34110 Turkey

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    Stop At: Grand Bazaar Jewelers, Alemdar Mah. Bab-I Ali Cad. Guran Han No:34 D. 4 Fatih, Istanbul 34110 Turkey

    Visit one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world - Istanbul's Grand Bazaar

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

    I can not recommend this tour guide enough. He was personable and extremely knowledgeable. He was flexible about whether we wanted in-depth information or less in-depth information; he also took us to get coffee at an off-the-beaten-path Turkish place. His English was impeccable and I...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Heather K
    Reviewed June 11, 2019 via mobile

    Amazing experience, convenient local transportation was used which allowed us to save on time. Our tour was organised by Emre and our tour guide was Resul who was very flexible and informative. Since it was only two of us it was almost like a private...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank snigdhajajo
    Reviewed January 2, 2019

    We booked out the old city tour and the new city tour in Istanbul. The booking experience was simple and smooth and communication for meeting points etc was very efficient. Our guide for both tours was Emre, who was nothing short of FANTASTIC! He was...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Rushika B
    Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

    Emre was such an amazing guide. He is so knowledgeable, patient and a great person, who loves to show off his city and country. Anyone who will go on a tour with him will not be disappointed! We would highly recommend him for your next...More

    Thank Adam M
    Reviewed April 16, 2018

    I'm wary of taking tours because they tend to be gimmicky and they try to sell you as much as they can from partners or affiliates. However, they can also be a great source of information when visiting historical sites, so as my first time...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
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