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Explore Istanbul And It's Carpets

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This tour focuses mainly on the world famous Turkish Carpet industry.So avail this opportunity to indulge yourself & acquire some exquisite pieces. Also, get a feel of the rich culture, heritage & history of this country with a visit to the Blue Mosque, St Sophia Museum, Hippodrome & Roman Cistern. 

DAY 01

carpet shopping

During this full day tour you will be visiting:

  • A Carpet weaving workshop to watch the famousTurkish hand-made carpet weaving and learn about the different materials used, differences between double knots and single knots, hand-spun wools and industrial-spun wools, natural dyes and chemical dyes, cocoon silk and artificial silk, Turkish rugs and Oriental rugs etc.

  • You will have an opportunity to buy carpets at very competitive prices.They are all accompanied by a certificate.The rug company that we  visit will be offering door to door delivery of the rugs for your convenience.

  • In addition to the carpet shopping we may have a tour of the iconic sites at Sultanahmet area if time allows..

  • 200.00 USD Per Group (* For group of 2pax.USD 25 for every additional person)
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  • Any admission fees

  • Lunch, Drinks & Personal Expenses

  • This tour will be made by me, your guide Ali.Just for your information, I am the author & publisher of the only guide-book on buying Turkish Rugs in Turkey.

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