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Morning Istanbul: Half-Day Tour with Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar

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    Stop At: Blue Mosque, Sultanahmet Mah At Meydani Cad No 7, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

    Blue Mosque

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kapali Carsi, Eminounu Eminounu, Istanbul 34126 Turkey

    Grand Bazaar

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Hippodrome (At Meydani), Istanbul Turkey


    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), Ayasofya Square, Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

    Hagia Sophia

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Centrally located Istanbul hotels
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Return Details
    Centrally located Istanbul hotels
    • Driver/guide
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Blue Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Kapali Carsi
    • Entry/Admission - Hippodrome (At Meydani)
    • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 16 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • St.Sophia is closed on Mondays. Instead you will visit Underground Cistern. Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays, instead you will visit the open-air bazaar
    • Hotel pick up & drop off service available Central Located Hotels. ( Taksim, Old City, ). If your hotel in another location, please send message.
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.
    • Blue Mosque is closed Friday mornings and our guide will show & introduce from outside
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The tourist guide “Sahar” was very nice, informative, and professional. She provided a detailed description of history and architecture. Highly recommend

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Menhel K
    Reviewed 12 August 2019 via mobile

    Stop browsing, book this tour!!! Sandra a lovely lady took her time and explained everything to us. In french She came to our hotel on time we walked along the neighborhood to the Blue Mosque ayasofya hippodrome. She showed us how to use the public...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    2  Thank Alix Y
    Reviewed 21 July 2019

    The tour of Hagia Sophia was very interesting & informative. The place itself is so nice & historical.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank myapgonzales
    Reviewed 18 June 2019 via mobile

    We were short on time and this tour gave us a real taster. Collected from out hotel at 730am and dropped back at 2pm. Our guide was superb and our 10yr old loved it all.

    Thank 568anitab
    Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

    Had just few hours but wanted to visit key attractions and this tour was good for give me a flavour of unique sites. The trip is well organized with pick-up at the hotel although that took more than expected and reduced the time for visiting...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank 973mariacaterinam
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    24 August 2019|
    Response from 973mariacaterinam | Reviewed this property |
    Don’t think so. The airport is quite far from the city and in my knowledge the pick-up is available from city Hotels only
    Henry R
    3 July 2019|
    Response from 973mariacaterinam | Reviewed this property |
    Tickets are included (you will not have to queue at the ticket office) but visiting inside Hagia Sophia is on your own
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    7 June 2019|
    Response from 973mariacaterinam | Reviewed this property |
    Mine was in the morning only but if you contact the agency they may help to answer your question
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    Key Details
    • Blue Mosque Kapali Carsi and 3 more
    • Duration: 4h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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