We’ll greet you at the airport and get you to your hotel – you’ll spend the night in the city that brings together East and West, Istanbul….
Full day tour including Topkapi Palace (excluding Harem section), Saint Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Underground Cistern and the Grand Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
After breakfast, you’ll spend the morning cruising on the Bosphorus, taking in the ancient city from a new angle and gaining a sense of the thriving commerce that has made this a pivotal place for millennia. Should the weather not cooperate, fear not, we’ll head inside and tour the stunning Dolmabahce Palace for a glimpse of life at the peak of Ottoman rule. The rest of the day is yours – wander the souk, explore one of the many museums, shop for spices or a traditional coffee mill…. Later, if you choose, we offer the option of a traditional dinner accompanied by belly and folk dancing. You’re here for anther sunset…
After breakfast, we’ll get you to the airport for a flight home filled with memories.