Ottoman Relics Half Day Afternoon Tour

Discover the heart of the Old City on a half-day tour of Ottoman Istanbul. Explore the galleries of the Topkapi Museum and Palace and view Istanbul landmarks like the Sultans Tombs.
Key Highlights
Es. The magnificent collection of crystal, silver, and Chinese porcelain, as well as the robes worn by the sultans and their families, are housed in the enormous palace that served as the residence of the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries. This collection also includes the renowned jewels of the Imperial Treasury.The Hagia Irene located in the outer courtyard of Topkapı Palace is the oldest church of the Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine). In addition, it was Istanbul's second-largest church after Hagia Sophia. It was constructed in 330 on the site of an old temple, and its materials and architecture are typical of the Byzantine period. Next, you'll visit the Sultans Tombs. The most exquisite examples of 16th-century design with purple, green, blue, and red flower themes are these ceramic panels, which are composed of 5 Ottoman Sultans' tombs located in the cemetery at St. Sophia.

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Inclusions
Pick-up and drop-off in an air-conditioned vehicle
Guidance in multiple languages
Entrance fees
Meals/drinks
Exclusions
Harem section of the Topkapi Palace
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
Additional Information
Restrictions:
Smoking is strictly restricted to designated areas.
Pets are not allowed on the Ottoman Relics Half Day Afternoon Tour.
Timings:
The Ottoman Relics Half Day Afternoon Tour starts at 1:15 PM and 1:30 PM.
The duration of the Ottoman Relics Half Day Afternoon Tour will be around 5 hours.
What to wear:
We recommend you dress up in line with the local customs.
We suggest wearing comfortable shoes as there will be a fair amount of walking on uneven surfaces.
Eligibility:
Free of charge for the ages of 0-2.
30% discount for children below the age of 7.
Guests above the age of 7 years will be charged as per the adult fare.
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