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    Stop At: Suleymaniye Mosque, Prof. SIddIk Sami Onar Cd. No:1 Süleymaniye Mah, Istanbul 34116 Turkey

    Built on the order of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and constructed by the great Ottoman architect Sinan. The construction work began in 1550 and the mosque was finished in 1557. The mosque is modeled in part on the style of a Byzantine basilica, particularly the Hagia Sophia, which was perhaps a conscious move on the part of the sultan to create a continuity and a symbolic connection with the city's past.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Walls of Constantinople (Istanbul City Walls), Istanbul Turkey

    Driving along the city walls will end at one of the oldest and most important churches in the city -

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), Kariye Cami Sk. No: 8 Fatih, Istanbul 34087 Turkey

    The Church of Chora - representing fascinating wall paintings which tell the life of Christ in an historical order. Even though the building itself being small, the meaning was great for Byzantines as being founded at the borders of the city and welcoming the visitors. Today the environment is restored and this is a good place to spend time with local artisans and wooden houses.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Pierre Loti Tepesi, Idris Kosku Cad. Eyup, Istanbul 34050 Turkey

    we will have a tea-coffee break at one of the most splendid spots of Istanbul with a beautiful view over the Golden Horn - Pierre Loti Hill.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, Sadrazam Ali Pasa Cad. No:35 Fener, Fatih, Istanbul Turkey

    Than you will again start drive but that time along the shores of Golden Horn through the towns Fener and Balat which are the old Greek and Jewish living sites. Fener Orthodox Patriarchate is located in the area as well.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Dolmabahce Palace, Visnezade Mahallesi Dolmabahce Cd, Istanbul 34357 Turkey

    Dolmabahce Palace the last residence for Ottoman Sultans with 365 rooms and 22 saloons. Famous with the great collection of European antiquity, furniture and 4.5 tons chandelier. This will be our last stop after visit we will drive back to your hotel. End of the tour

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered

    Ports
    Karakoy Port
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    7h
    Inclusions
    • Private Transportation with driver
    • Private tour
    • Professional guide
    • Parking Fees
    • Museum Entrance Fees
    • Skip The Line
    • Live Guide
    • tea-Coffee
    • Entry/Admission - Suleymaniye Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Walls of Constantinople (Istanbul City Walls)
    • Entry/Admission - Kariye Museum (The Chora Church)
    • Entry/Admission - Pierre Loti Tepesi
    • Entry/Admission - Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople
    • Entry/Admission - Dolmabahce Palace
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
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    Reviewed August 31, 2019

    The tour was excellent! Kadir was a great coordinator with timely communication, which made the organization piece really easy. Rehber, my guide, was amazing! He was very knowledgeable, a true expert in his field, good humoured and tried to show me as many things as...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank dianaclarkk
    tar_ks773, Owner at Istanbul Guided Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

    Thank you so much for your wonderful words for our company and our guide. There are no enough words to thank you for such a great review. We wish you all the best in the future. Regards, Istanbul guided private tours Team

    Reviewed August 7, 2019

    We had the pleasure of spending a day with Tarik on a private guided tour of the wonderful Sultanahmet area of Istanbul taking in many wonderful sites. Tarik was knowledgeable, engaging, personable and also had a great sense of humour. I would highly recommend his...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    tar_ks773, Owner at Istanbul Guided Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

    Thank you so much for your wonderful words for our company and our guide. There are no enough words to thank you for such a great review. We wish you all the best in the future. Regards, Istanbul guided private tours Team

    Reviewed July 29, 2019

    We booked to Golden Tour to see the other attractions the city has to offer, as we saw the main ones the previous day. (Haghia Sophia, Tpokapi and Cistern). This tour took us around some areas that would typically be a little more difficult for...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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    tar_ks773, Owner at Istanbul Guided Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

    Thank you so much for your wonderful words for our company and our guide. There are no enough words to thank you for such a great review. We wish you all the best in the future. Regards, Istanbul guided private tours Team

    Reviewed June 20, 2019

    we had a perfect trip. tour operator Mr. kaan and tour guide Mr. Tarık were very helpful to us and we want to come again. thanks for your huge knowledge about Istanbul

    Date of experience: June 2019
    2  Thank OnAir21927327325
    tar_ks773, Owner at Istanbul Guided Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

    Thank you so much for your wonderful words for our company and our guide. There are no enough words to thank you for such a great review. We wish you all the best in the future. Regards, Istanbul guided private tours Team

    Reviewed May 30, 2019

    My husband and I recently visited Istanbul, and while we've traveled all over the world, this city was our favorite and that was largely in part of our tour with Tarik. You know how it can be a bit intimidating when you're in a new...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
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    tar_ks773, Owner at Istanbul Guided Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

    Thank you so much for your wonderful words for our company and our guide. There are no enough words to thank you for such a great review. We wish you all the best in the future. Regards, Istanbul guided private tours Team

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