What To Expect
Step back in time and discover the ancient crossroad between East and West. Witness the diverse multicultural history and a city coming into the modern age. You will visit Beyazid Square, the Covered Bazaar, Sultanahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque), Higha Sophia, Eminonu, Galata Bridge on Golden Horn, Old(built in 1874) Funicular System "Tunel", and ending with a 360 degree city view on top of Galata Tower.
On this tour you will travel along lesser know routes through some of the back street and neighborhoods of Istanbul where locals live and work. We will pass the Blue Mosque/Aya Sofia area - Suleymaniye Mosque - Fatih, a very conservative area - Balat the old Jewish quarter- Eyup Mosque.
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Participants must have a basic knowledge of their cameras.
Routes may be changed based on local conditions.
Tours leave rain or shine.
Please wear a pair of good walking shoes, and bring a lightweight poncho in case it rains. A small bottle of water & sun hat is recommended for high temperatures.
A lightweight tripod is recommended for evening sessions
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
2 hours 30 minutes