Day 1 - Istanbul (Arrival & Turkish Night Show)
Welcome to Turkey, arrival into Istanbul. Transfer from airport & check in to your hotel. If you arrive early, we can arrange some activities for you upon request. Evening Show in Istanbul (including dinner) starts at 8:30pm and ends at about 11:45pm.
Enjoy your night in Istanbul: We have dinner in a first class restaurant with all inclusive local drinks. You will watch a spectacular floor show of famous authentic belly-dancers and enjoy a full night of traditional live 1001 NIGHTS Anatolian Folklore entertainment featuring popular musical instruments and live Turkish singers. Around midnight we will transfer you back to your hotel. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 2 - Private Istanbul City Tour (St. Sophia / Hippodrom / Blue Mosque)
Your tour will commence at 08:30.
Hagia Sophia: This ancient basilica, built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the architectural marvels of all time.
Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque: Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the Blue Mosque because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles. Hippodrome: Ancient Hippodrome, the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.
Grand Bazaar: In this labyrinth of streets and passages are more then 4,000 shops with each trade having its own area: the goldsmiths'' street, the carpet sellers, Turkish arts and crafts, such as handpainted ceramic plates, hand-honed copperware, brassware and trays, water ewers, onyx-ware and meerschaum pipes. TOPKAPI PALACE The great palace of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries housing an exquisite collection of cyrstal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 - Istanbul - End of Tour
After breakfast check out from your hotel. We hope your private luxury Istanbul City Tour was a memorable one and we would like to see you in the future in one of our private luxury tours again. Have a nice trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Turkey.
Welcome to Turkey! A compact 3 day tour of Istanbul including a taste of the important sites the city has to offer, VIP treatment and accommodation in only the finest 5 star deluxe hotels. Enjoy First class service and guided transportation through the historical and picturesque sites of Istanbul, including private daily excursions to Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque, Istanbul's famous Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, and the Egyptian Spice Bazaar. This is an exquisite tour for you with all the bells and whistles. We want to offer the best and the most luxurious travel throughout Istanbul whilst maintaining quality of service, quality of life and value for money.
Arrival airport transfer from Istanbul Ataturk Airport2 nights 5 star hotel in Istanbul including breakfastPrivate full day city tour with professional tour guideExquisite Turkish Night ShowAll entrance fees mentioned in the itineraryTransportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coachProfessional English-speaking tour guidesReturn airport transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport
Tour Does Not Include
If your group is larger than 10 people, please contact us, we will arrange it for you.
You can book our tours and services without hotel or with 5 Star hotel.
Tour prices other than Euro can vary daily due to currency fluctuations.
The prices can vary due to which hotel you decide and the dates of travel. Please let us know which hotel you would like to book as well as dates of travel, number of people and room types required.
Without Hotel prices include all mentioned above at TOUR INCLUDES but exclude hotel accommodation, breakfasts and dinners.
The prices at 5 Star Hotel include all mentioned inclusions.
Please Note: Hagia Sophia closed on mondays, Topkapi Palace closed on tuesdays, Grand Bazaar closed on sundays.