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Istanbul Highlights Tour

Trip at a Glance

  • Locations


  • Activities

    Sightseeing, Walking Tour

  • Price
    $225 USD per trip
  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Avg Distance

    3 - 4 km

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    Daily departures available

  • Starting Location

    Meet in your hotel lobby or in the Old Town of Istanbul

  • Price Includes

    Guiding fee and local taxes

  • Notes

    If you are not staying in Old Town, transportation can be arranged for an additional fee. Please note that Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays, Hagia Sophia is closed on Mondays and the Grand bazaar is closed on Sundays


  • Visit the Hagia Sophia (the Church of Holy Wisdom) which is arguably Istanbul's most famous landmark and an important monument for the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires
  • Stop at the Blue Mosque, built in 1616, which is one of the most stunning mosques in the world
  • See the Underground Cistern (also known as the Basilica Cistern) which is the largest ancient cistern that lies beneath the city of Istanbul
  • Visit the Old Hippodrom and the Topkapi Palace and the courtyard museums including the imperial porcelain collection, the Relic collection, the costume collection and the imperial treasury
  • Stop at the Grand Bazaar and discover a variety of stores which offer ceramics, leather, rugs, jewelry, silver, antiques and more




Trip Info

This full day tour will introduce you to some of Istanbul’s most famous landmarks, including the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and the Basilica Cistern. Led by an experienced guide, you will learn about Istanbul’s history, architecture and buildings, and see some of the world’s most infamous treasures. Top the day off with a visit to the Grand Bazaar; one of the largest covered markets in the world. Pick up your share of ceramics, leather, rugs, antiques and more.

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