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Istanbul: Self-Guided Audio App Tour

1. Istanbul: Self-Guided Audio App Tour

Stroll through the beautiful streets of Istanbul with a self-guided audio tour on your phone. Take a tour from your pocket that was designed by an accredited expert. Listen to fascinating stories, based on an award-winning storytelling concept, and gain great insights into the most iconic landmarks Istanbul. Start your tour from the historic ancient Hippodrome, now a massive square. Journey through the city and access content on fascinating sites like the Hagia Sophia, Topkapı Palace, Basilica Cistern, the Column of Constantine (Çemberlitaş), and the Grand Bazaar. Stop and pause the tour when you want and experience at your own pace this marvelous historic center with a captivating audio tour on your phone.

Istanbul: Old Town Highlights Tour & Bosphorus Cruise

2. Istanbul: Old Town Highlights Tour & Bosphorus Cruise

Begin your 8-hour tour at Hagia Sophia, in the heart of old Istanbul. Known for its mosaics, Its massive dome dominates the Sultanahmet skyline. Visit the Blue Mosque, named after the exquisite tiles in its interior. It is the only imperial mosque with six minarets. The Grand Bazaar was the commercial heart of the city and its 4,000 shops are full of treasures including carpets, silk, jewelry, icons, and leather goods. Indulge in some shopping before enjoying your lunch at a rooftop restaurant with Bosphorus views. After visiting the Spice Bazaar, explore the Golden Horn and take a Bosporus tour on a private boat. Enjoy the sights and sounds of this legendary waterway.

Istanbul: Grand Bazaar Rooftops Private Walking Tour

3. Istanbul: Grand Bazaar Rooftops Private Walking Tour

The Grand Bazaar is an important trading centre between Europe and Asia. In the narrow streets and long alleys you can see a variety of tiles, carpets, souvenir items, silverwares and design items. There are still so many hidden corners here that carry the oriental-mystical flair of 1001 nights. Your Studiosus tour guide will take you to the most interesting streets, market halls and handicraft yards, some of which are completely off the beaten track. In which store did Sean Connery buy his leather jacket? Where did Juan Carlos and Anne Hathaway find the most beautiful Iznik tiles? Who made the gold bracelet with Turkish ornaments that Rockefeller wore at the inauguration of the Manhattan Bank in Istanbul? Then an amazing walk up on the roof will follow suit. The roof of the Grand Bazaar acquired worldwide fame with the James Bond movie "Skyfall", but it could not be visited due to many years of renovation work. It was recently opened for visitors however access is granted to a limited number of people by special permission.

Istanbul: Full-Day Private Old City Tour

4. Istanbul: Full-Day Private Old City Tour

Meet your guide in your hotel and begin your tour of Istanbul's most famous monuments. Start with a stroll through Sultanahmet Meydanı where you can see the remains of the Ottoman Empire before heading to the Blue Mosque and admiring the splendid blue tiles that give the mosque its nickname. Then, continue to Hagia Sophia, and marvel at its massive dome before heading to the Underground Cistern, as featured in the Inferno movie. After lunch, visit the Topkapi Palace, where you can admire an extensive collection of jewels and robes worn by the sultans, as well as silver and porcelain from the 15th century. Finally, be blown away at the Grand Bazaar with over 4000 shops where you'll be sure to pick up some unique souvenirs.  

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What people are saying about Grand Bazaar

It was a great experience with very interesting and useful information. The app is really easy to use and had no problem following the instructions. Great customer support and the tour in general was very affordable, definitely recommend this one!

we suggeat the tour. in one day you can see everything.we do not suggest the cruise.long...1h and 45 min and 5 stops around bosporus wirh no reason

Great tour, excellent guides

Ahmed was a very engaging guide. He even took the extra mile of ensuring that I won’t get stuck in heavy traffic on my way back to the hotel.

this is the best tour because you can see most of the things..