What To Expect
Dolmabahçe Palace, residence of Ottoman Sultans built by two Ottoman architects Karabet and Nikogos Balyan on a 110,000 square meter area composed of three sections; the Selamlik is allocated for state issues, Harem (Seraglio) for the private life of the sultan and his family, and the Parade Hall, which is the study and bedroom of Ataturk, founder of the Turkish Republic is also here. Famous for its great collection of European antiques, furniture and a 4.5 tons chandelier, the palace has 285 rooms and 46 halls.
Bosphorus Bridge, this is your chance to step from one continent (Europe) to another (Asia) in 2 minutes.
Çamlica Hill or Yeditepe, exposing a panoramic view of Istanbul and Bosphorus.
Guidance in multiple languages
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Dolmabahçe Palace is closed on Mondays and Thursdays.
On days when the Dolmabahce Palace is closed, it will be replaced by Eyüp, a visit to Pierre Loti Coffee House, and the Miniatürk.
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.
Other languages are available with an extra fee upon request.
The pick-up service via shuttle bus takes approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour.
Those who stay in hotels out of the city center can be transferred to their hotels with an extra fee upon request.
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