Make the most of your holidays and upgrade your experiences by participating in a fascinating and informative full day excursion to Istanbul. Forming the “city of contradictions” due to the special blend of cultures and traditions, Istanbul demonstrates a long history and offers multiple sightseeing opportunities. Turunc Istanbul Tour enables you to visit some of the most iconic sites of the city, explore the local culture, learn the history and feel the, almost addictive, cosmopolitan atmosphere and the vibes of Istanbul.
In order to take advantage of the day, this excursion begins very early in the morning with a transfer from your hotel in Turunc towards the nearest airport. After a 50-minute flight, you will arrive in Istanbul. A warm welcome awaits you from a professional and experienced tour guide. This city exploration starts once you enter a fully air conditioned bus and start on your way to the first site.
The schedule includes a visit at the infamous Blue Mosque which is one of the most important worshiping places of the country. It is known for the beautiful interior as the walls are covered with blue tiles. After that, the guide will take you to the Hippodrome. This square has multiple monuments to observe such as the German fountain and Egyptian columns. In your free time in the midday you will find the opportunity to visit Hagia Sophia which is one of the most visited sites in the country and unfold its Christian Orthodox and Byzantine history.
During your sightseeing experience in Istanbul you will also have the opportunity to visit the Topkapi Palace. Nowadays operating as a museum, this majestic building used to be the house of the Ottoman Sultans.
After an energizing and relaxing lunch break, you will have some time to explore the Egyptian Bazaar and purchase some interesting souvenirs. In the Egyptian bazaar you may also get a taste to the city’s culinary tradition due to the variety of delicacies and spices that are being sold. During the afternoon, an extraordinary activity awaits you, which comes at an extra cost. You can join an ultra-romantic and thrilling boat trip in Bosporus, between Europe and Asia.
A dinner will be served at the Kumkapi and then a bus will transfer you back to the airport. Your midnight flight from Istanbul has an approximate duration of 50 minutes. Upon landing, members of our team will transfer you to your hotel in Turunc full of great memories from your full day exploration in Istanbul.
For the purposes of this excursion, you need to fly to Istanbul. The flight has an approximate duration of 50 minutes. When you land, a professional tour guide will welcome you. The guide is in charge to accompany and let you know interesting information about the sites.
After having a lunch at a local restaurant in the area, you will have some free time to visit the Egyptian bazaar. It is one of the most famous bazaars in Istanbul due to the amazing variety of spices and local delicacies that one can find there.
The guide will be waiting with "Istanbul Tour" sign at the airport.
Please note that all times are approximate and subject to change.
(Flight time and Day: Wednesday/Saturday Dlm - Ist :06:15/ist-Dlm 23:50)
Bosporus tour and the diner is optional request of the guest, It is sold by the tour guide for 49 Euro
Program & Timetable
04:00 - 05:00 Pick up from the hotels (Time depends on location)Arrival to the Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen and Orientation trip to the Old Town
Bus Trip to the airport23:50 Departure from Sabiha Gokcen Airport