Istanbul Tours

This tour picks all the important highlights of the Byzantine Empire spread around the city. Driving to the suburbs to see the most beautiful mosaics of the city at Chora Church will give you the chance to see the real Istanbul.

Tour No 5662
1 Day 0 Night

Istanbul (Walking Tour & Tour with Private Van)

• Hippodrome

Our first stop will be great Roman Hippodrome, which dates back to 2nd century A.D. In the Hippodrome, you can see the Obelisk of the Tuthmosis the third, German Fountain, Serpent Column and the Obelisk of Constantine

• Hagia Sophia

We will visit Hagia Sophia, the great church built in 537 by Justinianus.

• Lunch at a local restaurant

• Underground Cistern (Basilical Cistern)

We will stop and see the Basilica Cistern, which was built at the same time as Hagia Sofia. In this 6th century structure, you will be able to see the heads of Medusa, which brought here from the temples of Constantinople.

• Chora Church

We will then go to the Chora Church, built in 6th century A.C., to see the spectacular, one-of-a-kind mosaics and some frescoes.

We will return to our hotel.

Estimated Time: 6 to 8 hours
(This time range is subject to change, depending on crowds and timing of the departure)

We hope you enjoy Istanbul and our services at Pupa Tourism. We look forward to welcoming you in Turkey.

Price Includes

  • Private English Speaking guiding
  • Private A/C luxurious minivan on tour
  • Admission fees to the sites and museums
  • Lunch
  • Local taxes

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