Byzantine Heritage day tour
is an half day morning tour in Istanbul and covers the historical sites of Roman and Byzantine in Istanbul.LandTurkey:
Guided Byzantine Heritage.Itinerary1/2 Day:
Byzantine Heritage Tour Half Day Morning in Istanbul. Tour Includes
* Hotel pick up and drop off
* English Speaking Tour Guide
* Museum Fees
* Parking Fees.
* Non Smoking air-conditioned touristical vehicle
* Local Taxes
* Serice ChargeTour Exclude
* Tips to driver and Guide
* Personal Expense
* Lunch and DrinksDetailed Itinerary
Byzantine heritage tour is available every half day in the morning in Istanbul.
The tour departs from hotels after breakfast with pick up service at 08:00 - 03:30 am in the morning. Byzantine tour's participants taken to meeting point to meet with tour gide and other participants to start for the visiting. When every participants come together, tour starts from the St. Sophia museum and continue to Byzantine hippodrome and then Blue Mosque and Grand Bazaar. At the end of the tour, participants will be drop off at hotel. Byzantine tour will be ended by the droping participants off at their hotel.Byzantine Tour's breif information about the historical sites!..
St. Sophia Museumhis ancient basilica, built by Constantine the Great in the 4th century and reconstructed by Justinian in the 6th century, is one of the architectural marvels of all time.
Sultanahmet Imperial Mosque; Across from St. Sophia built in the 16th century by the architect Mehmet, is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of its magnificent interior decoration of blue Iznik tiles.
Ancient Hippodrome; the scene of chariot races, with the three monuments; the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine.
Grand Covered Bazaar; In this labyrinth of streets and passages are more then 4,000 shops with each trade having its own area: the goldsmiths' street, the carpet sellers, Turkish arts and crafts, such as handpainted ceramic plates, hand-honed copperware, brassware and trays, water ewers, onyx-ware and meerschaum pipes.Note:
Hagia Sophia closed on monday replaced with Underground Cisterne,