Byzantine and Ottoman Wonders

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£36.00

Enjoy an afternoon wondering at these Turksih delights!

First, enjoy a visit to the Rustem Pasa Mosque, a 16th century Ottoman mosque known to have the best examples of handmade Iznik tiles, laid both inside and outside the mosque. You will then visit Topkapi Palace, the imperial residence of Ottoman sultans, were you'll see fine examples of Chinese porcelain, calligraphy and much more. Then it’s on to the spice market, an oriental shopping area filled with colourful spices, herbs, fruit, vegetables and leatherware.

Highlights of the Tour:

  • Rustem Pasa Mosque
  • Topkapi Palace (closed Tuesdays and replaced with tour to the Bosphorus)
  • Spice Market

 

Tour Information:

  • Tour includes hotel pick up and drop off and an English speaking guide.
  • Tour departs daily around 13.30 and returns around 17.00 hours.
  • Duration: 3 hours approx.
  • The attractions in this tour will be closed on the following days - Topkapi Palace on Tuesday, Santa Sophia on Monday, Beylerbeyi on Monday and Thursday, Dolmabahce on Monday and Thursday and Kariye Museum on Tuesday and Wednesday.