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From Istanbul: Private Bursa City Day Trip

Product ID: 388017
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Explore "Green Bursa" on this jam-packed guided tour from Turkey's capital. See the most important mosques, city highlights, mountains, and more.
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Duration: 15 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
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Turkish, English

Pickup included

The driver will be at your hotel 5 minutes before pickup time.

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  • Discover Bursa City, the first capital city of the Ottoman Empire
  • Explore a green mosque and mausoleum both built by 5th Ottoman Sultan Mehmet Celebi in 15th Century
  • Visit Koza Han and The Covered Bazaar Silk Market
  • Admire a 600-year-old pine tree
  • Get in a cable car and visit the Uludag mountain
Full description
After getting picked up from your hotel in the early morning, you'll drive from Istanbul to Eskihisar port. Here, hop on the ferry to Topcular and enjoy views of the country and seaside. After the 45-minute ferry ride, drive to Bursa, the former Ottoman capital.

From there, Bursa is your oyster. Choose to go to the beautiful parks and gardens located across the city and enjoy nature. Or, drive to the mausoleums of early Ottoman sultans and the numerous edifices built throughout the Ottoman period. See the city's main landmarks and listen to expert commentary from your guide. 

The city is synonymous with the mountain Uludag which towers behind the city core and which is also a famous ski resort. Travel here and sit on a cable car to get great views of the vast forests and thermal baths that surround the region.  

You can let your driver know if you have any particular sites within Bursa that you would like to see, including:

• Visit Cumalıkızık and eat a village breakfast
• Uludag mountain for a ride on a cable car
• Bursa city center
• Ulu Camii (Grand Mosque)
• Yesil Camii (Green Mosque)
• Yesil Turbe (Green Mausoleum)
• 600-year-old pine tree
• Koza Han
• The Covered Bazaar (Silk Market)
  • Pickup and drop-off in City Center Hotels in Europen & Asian Side
  • Air-conditioned, disinfected, non-smoking vehicle
  • All transport costs including fuel, ferry tickets, and motorway fees
  • English-speaking driver
What’s Not Included
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • Food or drinks
  • Cable car tickets
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
  • Airport transfer service
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

From US$ 326.12 Per group up to 4

Organized by

Adore Tourism Istanbul

Product ID: 388017