Istanbul City Break

Arrival in Istanbul. Airport transfer to your hotel. Brief orientation followed by a free day to enjoy at your own leisure. Overnight in Istanbul.

Begin the day at the Spice Market and Suleymaniye Mosque. This is followed by a boat cruise through the Bosphorus, the strait dividing the European and Asian continents, by which lunch will be served in Ortakoy, a fishermen' village. In the afternoon, visit the luxuriously opulent Dolmabahce Palace, the last residence of the sultans. Overnight in Istanbul.


The tour begins at the Imperial Palace of Topkapi, from which Ottoman Sultans ruled their grand empire for over 400 years, with Treasury section included. Following a lunch break in the old town, you will visit the Hagia Sophia, a 5th century church, once the greatest in all the world. The next stop is at the Blue Mosque, renowned for its striking blue Iznik tiled interior. Afterwards, visit the ancient Roman Hippodrome and the world-famous Grand Bazaar - a shopper's paradise of over 4000 authentic shops. Overnight in Istanbul.

Transfer from your hotel to the airport or port. Departure from Istanbul.

Arrival and departure airport transfers
Accommodation in specified category
Museums and sites entry fees
Transportation in non-smoking a/c coach with professional English (other languages are possible)  speaking guide and professional driver.
Sightseeings as mentioned in tour plan.


Portage at airports, drinks, tips to guide and driver and items of a personal nature.