What To Expect
Eyüp Sultan Mosque and his Tomb* are the most sacred sites in Istanbul after Mecca and Jerusalem where thousands of faithful people visit everyday. Eyüp-El-Ensari was the flagbearer of Prophet Mohammed and died here in Istanbul during the Arabic siege of the city in the 7th century. The old trees, pigeons, praying believers and the visiting crowd create a mystical and colorful atmosphere around the mosque.
Teleferique to Pierre Loti Coffee House located on a hill with beautiful trees where you can enjoy the wonderful panorama of the Golden Horn. Get a bird's eye view of the Golden Horn with the teleferique (cable car) while climbing the hill to go to the café. The coffee house takes its name from Pierre Loti, the French author and poet who was very fond of Istanbul and wrote as he sat in this coffee house while enjoying the view.
Miniatürk, "a story land," an open field miniature park exhibiting scaled models of the most known masterpieces which create a fairy tale environment of Istanbul, Anatolia and the former Ottoman territories. It reflects the revival of Turkish culture and history in all its magnificence. Countless human figure models situated throughout the park such as a railroad worker, Muslims in a mosque courtyard, Jews praying in a synagogue, flower seller etc., and portray the lifestyle of the society through ages.
You will also enjoy the colorful shopping center where you may find the best souvenirs from Istanbul.
Guidance in multiple languages
Hotel pick up and drop off
Exterior visit to the Eyüp Sultan Mosque and his Tomb*
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.
This tour requires a minimum of 6 participants to operate and is subject to cancellation if minimum is not met.
*Please note that it is not possible to enter the tomb at the the Eyüp Sultan Mosque.
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 from/to their hotels with an extra fee upon request.
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