Istanbul Chora Church & Golden Horn Tour
This tour will depart with a pick-up at 8:30am from your Sultanahmet area hotel or 8:00am from your Taksim area hotel. We will fisrt drive to Suleymaniye Mosque and its’ complex. This mosque and the complex is the biggest in Istanbul and built by The world-wide famous Architect Sinan after the order of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent. It is located on one of the hills of Istanbul and has a great view of the Golden Horn. After visiting the mosque, we will go to The Pierre Loti Hill which was named after the visit of famous French poet: Pierre Loti. It is one of the best places in Istanbul to see the great views of the city and The Golden Horn.
After having a break for the Turkish Tea there, we will drive you to one the most amazing churches in Turkey: The Chora Church. This medieval church includes the mostbreath-taking frescoes and mosaics in Istanbul. Almost all the life of Jesus is depicted in the paintings and it will be great to see them in their original form.
The tour will end around 12:30 and we will drop you off to your hotels. We offer free pick-up and drop-off service to Sultanahmet, Sirkeci, Beyazit and Taksim area hotelsand also from the cruise port.
The rate for the tour will be 40 Euro per person including professionally-licensed English speaking guide, admission fees and transportation.
Please send us an email to get detailed information and make your booking. We will reply your request the latest in 24 hours.