Istanbul Coffee Course and Visit to Egyptian Bazaar and Rustem Pasha Mosque (Morning Tour)

  • Free cancellation *
  • No booking or credit card fees
  • Instant confirmation Confirmation is instant if you book 2 days before your tour
Downloading...

What To Expect

Go on a coffee course at the Istanbul Travel Cafe and learn how to create great Turkish coffee and learn how to brew authentic Turkish tea. Visit also the Egyptian Bazaar and explore the Rustem Pasha Mosque.

Highlights

  • Learn how to create Turkish coffee and brew authentic Turkish tea

  • Enjoy extensive explanation from a knowledgeable English-speaking guide

  • Free hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Small-group tour

  • Visit the Egyptian Bazaar, the second largest market in Istanbul

  • Explore Rustem Pasha Mosque, a magnificent building designed by Mimar Sinan, considered the greatest Ottoman architect

Specifications

Type:
Morning Tour in Istanbul
Departs From:
Istanbul
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick-up from Istanbul city-center hotels
Duration:
3 hours and 30 minutes
Availability:
daily at 9:00
Product Code:
14320
Voucher info:
Print voucher. You will not have access to the tour without this voucher.
Languages:
Featured On:
Istanbul History and HeritageIstanbul Food, Wine & GastronomyHistory and HeritageFood, Wine & Gastronomy

Description

At the start of your tour, you will be picked up from your accommodation and then travel by coach to Istanbul Travel Cafe. The coffee course in Istanbul Travel Cafe gives you a unique opportunity to learn how to create great Turkish coffee in a cezv and how to brew authentic Turkish tea. Enjoy traditional coffee and freshly baked achma and sweets in this traditional cafe.

Proceed to the Egyptian Bazaar, the second largest market in Istanbul. This bazaar is brimming with oriental sweets and various herbs and spices imported from all over the world. Also known as the Spice Market, the Egyptian Bazaar is filled with the oriental aromas of cinnamon, ginger, saffron, cardamom and Turkish coffee.

Together with your guide, visit the Rustem Pasha Mosque (1550-1561), a magnificent building designed by Mimar Sinan, considered the greatest Ottoman architect of the Ottoman Empire's architectural heritage. After Sinan's death, the mosque was completed by his wife Mihrimah. Sinan wanted the mosque to reflect his character and did so with magnificent features, such as many windows, marble columns, and Iznik tiles. Rustem Pasha Mosque, seen by many as the small Blue Mosque, is one of the finest Ottoman mosques in Istanbul and has become a symbol of loyalty to the country.

At the end of your tour, you will be dropped off to your accommodation.

Pick-up from your accommodation: between 08:00-08:30

Drop-off at your accommodation: between 13:00-13:30

Includes

  • Entrance fees

  • Coffee and pastries

  • Parking and road tolls

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

  • Professional English-speaking guide

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks unless specified

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Children 2 years old and below are free of charge if accompanied by paying adult.

  • If you combine any morning tour with any afternoon tour, lunch will be complimentary. Please inquire.

  • The duration of transfers is approximate. The exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.

  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 8 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 20% Cancellation Fee (80% reimbursement): between 4 to 7 days prior to date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 3 days or less prior to date of activity.

Price & Options

Why City Discovery?
  • Easy booking
  • Instant confirmation
  • Reschedule anytime
  • Best price guaranteed
  • 24/7 Customer support
Need Help? Call 24/7
Secure & simple payments

All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.

Lowest Tour Prices
Reschedule Anytime
Instant Confirmation
24/7 Customer Support
Go

GET NEW DEALS