Overview

BYZANTINE RELICS TOUR  (Walking Tour)
Half day Morning Tour
 
Hippodrome-The center of sport activites in Constantinople,capital of the Byzantine empire,today named Sultanahmet Meydanı,with its four monuments;The German Fountain of Wilhelm II,Egyptian Obelisk,Serpentine Column(Spiral column).


Blue Mosque(Sultanahmet Mosque)-Built by the architect Mimar Sedefkar Mehmet ağa. Until 19th century was the traditional point for the pilgrimage to Mecca(on Friday visit is not allowed because of Friday prayers).
Hagia Sophia Museum-The best known Christian church in Turkey,one of the greatest marvels of architecture,which was constructed as a basilica in the 6th century by Emperor Justinian(St.Sophia is closed on Monday).
Grand Covered Bazaar-The most attractive shopping centre in the world,with nearly 4000 shops,selling antique,jewellery,gold,carpets,leather wear and souvenirs(Grand Bazaar is closed on Sunday).
CLOSED
Hagia Sophia closed on Monday(From on October 1. to on March 31.) Replaced with Underground Cistern
Blue Mosque closed on Friday because of Friday prayers
Grand Bazaar closed on Sunday

Package Itinerary

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BYZANTINE RELICS TOUR (Walking Tour) Half day Morning Tour Hippodrome Blue Mosque(Sultanahmet Mosque) Hagia Sophia(St.Sophia) Grand Bazaar(Covered Market) CLOSED Hagia Sophia closed on Monday(From on October 1. to on March 31.) Replaced with Underground Cistern Blue Mosque closed on Friday because of Friday prayers Grand Bazaar closed on Sunday