Istanbul: 3-Hour Orientation Tour
Discover the sights of Istanbul's old city
Visit the stunning Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace
Explore the ruins of Constantinople's Hippodrome
Learn about traditional Turkish handicrafts
Discover Istanbul's old city, Sultanahmet, on a 3-hour orientation tour. Visit the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome of Constantinople, Hagia Sofia Museum, and Topkapi Palace. Then peruse the handicraft products sold at Arasta Bazaar.
Wander through the Arasta Bazaar to the city's historic Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque for the color of the tiles adorning the inside walls. Then visit the Hippodrome of Constantinople, the ruins of what was once the sporting and social center of the Byzantine capital.
Cross the park to the Hagia Sofia Museum to learn about one of the Middle Ages' most incredible feats of engineering, then make a quick trip to Sultan Mehmed II's humongous Topkapi Palace.
The tour concludes at a handicraft shop for a cup of apple tea. At the store, you can learn about the ceramics, carpets, bags, and silver ornaments the artisans make and sell.
• Admission to Hagia Sofia, Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and the Hippodrome
What's Not Included:
• Topkapi Palace admission
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