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Explore The Topkapi Palace And Other Highlights Of Istanbul On This Full-Day Private Walking Tour
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Architecture, Culture, History

  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Join this captivating tour in Istanbul that spans majestic palaces, sacred mosques, bustling bazaars, and ancient cisterns. Start from a guided tour of the Topkapi Palace, which served as the administrative center for the Ottoman sultans. Continue to explore the Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern and the Grand Bazaar. The tour will end at the local's favourite spot, which is a 400-year-old madrasa that is now a café. 

  • Explore the central seat of the Ottoman sultans, the Topkapi Palace 
  • Marvel at the sight of Hagia Sophia and the Basilica Cistern
  • Immerse in the local culture and life of the city at the Grand Bazaar
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    • Begin your journey with a guided tour of the Topkapi Palace, the heart and soul of the Ottoman Empire. Visit the Harem section for additional insight into the sultan's private life. Exploring Topkapi thoroughly will take more than an hour and a half. 
    • Head over to the architectural masterpiece Hagia Sophia, a testament to Istanbul's rich history and cultural diversity. 
    • Visit the iconic Blue Mosque, renowned for its beautiful blue Iznik tiles and unique six minarets.
    • Continue to the Basilica Cistern, the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns beneath Istanbul. 
    • Next, venture into the Grand Bazaar, one of the world's largest and oldest covered markets, and immerse yourself in its vibrant atmosphere. 
    • End your day at a 400-year-old madrasa that is now a café. It is a local favourite spot for enjoying a waterpipe, tea, or coffee in a unique historical setting. 
What's Included
  • English-speaking tour guide
What's Excluded
  • Entrance fees (if any)
  • Tips and gratuities
Meeting Point

Cankurtaran, Topkapı Palace, Fatih/İstanbul, Türkiye

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From


USD 160 / group

Total number of people (Min: 1 , Max: 10)