Istanbul Palaces Tour
The morning walk tour will depart with a pick-up at 8:30am from your Sultanahmet area or 8:00am from your Taksim area hotel. You will start your visit with The Topkapi Palace; Ottoman Sultan’s Residance built on the slopes of Sarayburnu. Topkapi Palace is a combination of different architectural styles. It is the most visited museum in Turkey and you will be able to see the Ottoman Empire treasury, Dynasty clothing and Sacred Relics. Harem Section will not be included in the itinerary and there will be an extra 15 TL per person to visit this section. The next visit will be The Basilica Cistern (Sunken Palace) built in the 6th century with the structures taken from the collapsed Roman buildings in the area. There are 336 columns in the cistern and we will be in the cistern about 30 minutes.The tour will continue with a walking through The Hippodrome which was once used for chariot races, celebrations, riots, executions and other important events through Byzantine and Ottoman Empires. The walk through The Hippodrome will be about 45 minutes. The tour will end around 12:30.The rate for The Morning Walk in Palaces Tour will be 35 Euro per person including pick-up from your hotel, professionally-licensed English speaking guide and admission fees. Our group size for this tour is limited to 14 people. Please send us an email to get detailed information and make your booking. We will reply your request the latest in 24 hours.