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Istanbul: Blue Mosque and The Orient Express Tour

Istanbul, Turkey

Cancellation Allowed

8:Hours

English

Minimum Persons : 0

Maximum Persons : 50

Description

This is the heart of Istanbul! Amazing stories of Thracians, Romans, Byzantines, and Ottomans will take you deep into the city’s history. And tell you - how many intellectuals were imprisoned in the Sultanahmet Prison that is used as a hotel today. Where the remains of the House of the Emperor Justinian are? Listen to the outstanding true story of Beheaded Hüseyin Ağa and Cinci Hoca. What else? Wooden Turkish houses, mansions of Ottoman Aristocracy, Baths of Haseki Sultan, Petit Hagia Sophia and many others. After completing Blue Mosque Area tour, lunch will be served at traditional restaurant and continue for the Orient Express Trail Tour. This is a tour that will bring you to everyday life of 19th century Istanbul! Imagine arriving to Constantinople Train Station on the train cars of Wagon Lits company. Actually this will be the beginning of your tour. Following visit of this 19th century building you will continue your stroll via old shops, markets, mosques, churches. Your guide will explain to you lots of stories about this journey that once upon a time started in Paris that also inspired Agatha Cristie to write her famous novel “Murder on the Orient Express. The tour will continue with short boat ride in the Golden Horn and a short journey with the oldest subway of the world-The Tunnel! The tour will end with a walking tour in the streets of Galata and Beyoglu.

Included

- Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off
- Entrance Fees
- Lunch
- Tour guide

Location

Extended Details

  • Excluded :

    - Gratuities (optional)
    - Beverages during lunch


  • Additional info :

    - This tour is available only on Tuesdays.
    - You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    - Return time to Hotel: 05:00 pm


  • Confirmation type :

    The booking is available after 48:Hours minutes of purchase.


  • Logistics :

    Pick up from centrally located hotels in Istanbul
    Hotel Drop-off


  • Cancellation policy :

    - Cancellations made within 1 day or less prior to start time will be subject to 100% cancellation fees.

    - Children from 3 to 6 years old: Have reduced rates.