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Byzantine

Regular Half Day Morning Tour, EUR 35

St. SOPHIA
The Church of Holy Wisdom, undoubtedly one of the greatest architectural creations in the world, used as a mosque during Ottomans and serving as a museum today.

BYZANTINE HIPPODROME
The center for entertainment and sports in the city during the Roman and Byzantine Empires. The Egyptian Obelisk, the Serpentine Column and the German Fountain of Wilhelm II are suites to be visited.

BLUE MOSQUE
The Sultan Ahmed Mosque, one of the most revered masterpieces of the Islamic World. Famous with its blue ceramic tiles and six minarets.

GRAND BAZAAR
The oldest and the largest covered market place in the world with nearly 4000 shops full of rich collections of carpets, jewellery, leather and souvenirs.

Art demonstration of hand made Turkish carpets at the end of the tour.




Important Notes::

  1. St. Sophia closed on Mondays.
  2. Grand Bazaar closed on Sundays.
  3. Daily morning tours terminate at Sultanahmet Center in front of St. Sophia.


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