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Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul Including Hot Air Balloon Flight

Visiting Cappadocia from Istanbul is well worth the effort, and this 2-day tour provides a stress-free way to make the most of your time. Your local guide shares top attractions including the Göreme Open Air Museum and an Underground City, and you have the option to include a sunrise hot air balloon flight. All the logistics are handled, including round-trip flights, accommodations, entrance fees, and hotel transfers.
  • Duration: 2 days
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$347.58 USD
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  • Duration: 2 days
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Gallipoli Day Trip from Istanbul

Experience somber battlefields and historic World War I memorial sites during this guided day trip to Gallipoli from Istanbul. With an expert guide, visit heartbreaking sites on the Gallipoli peninsula where Australian, New Zealand and Turkish soldiers lost their lives during a merciless WWI campaign. Hear rare stories about the fallen troops at famous sites including Lone Pine, ANZAC Cove, Ari Burnu Cemetery and the Nek.
  • Duration: 15 hours
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$103.11 USD
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  • Duration: 15 hours
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Ephesus Trip from Istanbul

Recall the days of ancient Rome on this full-day trip to Ephesus from Istanbul by air. With a professional guide, explore spectacular Greco-Roman Ephesus, Turkey’s archaeological showpiece. Stroll the ancient streets to marvel at the 2nd-century Celsus Library, the Great Theater and crumbled shops, bathhouses and temples. Bookend your trip with visits to the House of the Virgin Mary, Isabey Mosque and the ruined Artemis Temple. Opt to return to Istanbul or enjoy a drop-off in Kusadasi after your tour. Numbers are limited to 15 for a small-group experience.
  • Duration: 12 to 18 hrs
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$92.69 USD
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  • Duration: 12 to 18 hrs
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Small Group Tour: Essential Istanbul

Explore the top attractions in Sultanahmet (the old city) on a full-day tour with a knowledgeable guide. Take in UNESCO World Heritage Sites and famous monuments in Istanbul including the stunning Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Hippodrome. Then follow your guide through the Grand Bazaar, browsing the shops of hundreds of vendors with an array of textiles, jewelry, perfumes, spices and more. Your guide shares the long history of Istanbul with your small group, which is limited to 10 participants to ensure a more intimate experience.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$59.00 USD
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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$59.00 USD

Cappadocia In One Day Small-Group Tour from Istanbul: Rose Valley, Ortahisar, Kaymakli Underground City and Pigeon Valley

Journey to Cappadocia for a comprehensive one day small group tour of Rose Valley, Ortahisar, Kaymakli Underground City and Pigeon Valley. With plenty of attention from your local guide discover this otherworldly UNESCO World Heritage region famous for its mushroom topped pinnacles, subsurface cities and cave carved ‘fairy chimneys.’ During this tour, stroll the verdant Rose Valley, visit the deserted village of Çavuşin, marvel at Ortahisar Castle, explore Kaymakli Underground City and admire stunning volcanic monoliths at Pigeon Valley. This small-group tour is limited to 20 people so you can enjoy extra attention from your guide.
  • Duration: 15 hours
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$360.00 USD
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  • Duration: 15 hours
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Princes’ Island Tour from Istanbul: Buyukada

Experience the serenity of the biggest Princes' Island in Turkey, Büyükada, on this all day guided tour from Istanbul. After traversing the Sea of Marmara by boat, you will arrive on the quaint island to spend time exploring by horse-drawn carriage. On Büyükada, learn about the island’s history from your guide, like why motorized vehicles are rarely scene, and then enjoy ample time to lounge on its beautiful beaches. 
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$77.63 USD
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Ephesus Day Trip From Istanbul

Highlights • Full Day Ephesus Sightseeing Tour • Explore the majestic ruins of Ephesus including the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven wonders of the Ancient World • Marvel at the Fountains of Trojan and The Temples of Hadrian and Domition • Visit the home of the Virgin Mary • English-speaking local guide  • Enjoy a traditional Turkish lunch • Transport by air-conditioned coach Details • Available Days : Everyday • Available From : Old City | Taksim Area • Price Includes : Flight Ticket | Transport | Insurance | Guided Service | Lunch | Entry Fees • Price Excludes : Personal Expenses | Drinks • Duration : Full Day | 17 Hours • Pick up time : Old City 05:00 | Taksim Area 05:00 • Drop off time : Approximately 22:00
  • Duration: 1 day
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$405.51 USD
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  • Duration: 1 day
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Morning Istanbul: Half-Day Tour with Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar

See the sights of Istanbul on a half-day tour that takes in the city’s famous historical landmarks and cultural sites. You’ll see Hagia Sophia, the Hippodrome, the Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar. Entrance fees are included, as is hotel pickup for your convenience.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$38.00 USD
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Daily Troy Tour From Istanbul

Discover the ancient history of Troy on a full-day sightseeing tour from Istanbul. Travel by comfortable coach through the European side of Turkey to Gallipoli. Cross the Dardanelles Strait by ferry to reach Troy, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide shows you highlights including a replica of the Trojan Horse, ancient ruins from nine different epochs, the Roman Temple (Bouleuterion) and more. Includes lunch, entrance fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 14 hours
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$85.00 USD
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  • Duration: 14 hours
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Full Day Private Tour to Dolmabahce Palace from Istanbul

Join an experienced guide for a leisurely tour of Istanbul’s top sights, including Dolmabahce Palace, Eyup Mosque, Camlica Hill and the Maiden's Tower. Visit the palace and the mosque, learning from your guide about the history of the city, from the time of the Byzantine and Ottoman Empires to the present. You’ll also have time to experience the social culture of Istanbul during stops at cafes located on hilltops with sweeping views over Istanbul and the Bosphorous River.  Your tour includes entrance fees, lunch, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$172.63 USD
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Small-Group: Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul

Travel back in time nearly two millennia and discover the House of Virgin Mary and Ephesus during this guided day trip from Istanbul. With round-trip flights to Izmir included, you'll fly to the best preserved ancient city in the eastern Mediterranean for an epic trip. Stroll along roads once roamed by toga-clothed Romans; enjoy visits to the Library of Celsus, the stunning Great Theatre; gaze at temples and walk along shop-lined streets. You'll then explore the ruins of the Temple of Artemis, have lunch, and highlight your day with a tour of the stone home where it’s believed the Virgin Mary spent her final days. Numbers limited to 14 on this small-group tour.
  • Duration: 15 hours
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$360.00 USD
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  • Duration: 15 hours
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Classic Walking Tour of Old Istanbul

Explore the highlights of Sultanahmet during a 3.5-hour walking tour with a knowledgeable guide. Learn about the history of Byzantine and Ottoman Empires as you visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Hagia Sophia and breathtaking Blue Mosque. Then stroll through the Hippodrome to see the Obelisk of Theodosius, Serpentine Column and more. You’ll also learn more about Turkish culture at the Caferaga Medresesi, a cultural center that is a hub for Turkish arts and music. Hear informative commentary from your guide throughout this tour in the old city of Istanbul.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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$34.76 USD
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Small-Group Pamukkale Day Trip from Kusadasi: Travertines and Hierapolis

Explore the stunning archaeology of Pamukkale on this small-group guided full day tour from Kusadasi. During your visit to this UNESCO World Heritage Site, stroll along the white travertine rock plateaus and hear about the site’s geology. Gaze over Pamukkale to towards the ancient city of Hierapolis and learn about its history as you discover its fascinating ruins. Also, enjoy a cleansing soak in Hierapolis’ natural springs and pools. This small-group tour in Pamukkale is limited to 14 people, creating a more personalized experience with your guide.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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$63.72 USD
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  • Duration: 10 hours
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Full Day Istanbul Two Continents in One City Tour

See Istanbul on a full-day coach tour that includes a cruise on the Bosphorous River, which divides the continents of Asia and Europe. Cross the water by driving over the Bosphorus Bridge then take in the views from Camlica Hill, the highest point of Istanbul. Visit Beylerbeyi Palace — an architectural gem from the Ottoman Empire, then take in fragrant and colorful spices and other goods of the Egyptian Spice Bazaar. Cruise the Bosphorus River by boat for great views of Dolmabahce Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace, waterfront mansions and the stunning city skyline.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$50.00 USD
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Full-Day Small-Group Tour to Ephesus from Izmir

When your cruise ship docks in Izmir, spend a day taking in the highlights of Ephesus and neighboring sites on an informative guided tour. Visit the ancient Roman city of Ephesus, the revered House of Mother Mary, the ruins of the Temple of Artemis, and have traditional Turkish fare for lunch. Includes pickup and drop-off at the port in Izmir.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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$74.00 USD
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Daily Ancient Greek Troy Tour From Istanbul

Delve into the history of the ancient world on a full-day tour to Troy from Istanbul. Your sightseeing tour starts early with hotel pickup and transfer in a comfortable coach to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Troy. Follow your guide to learn about top attractions such as the replica of the Trojan Horse, the walls of the Acropolis, the Temple of Athena and the Odeon. Your tour includes breakfast and lunch, entrance fees, and pickup and drop-off at centrally located hotels in Istanbul.
  • Duration: 1 day
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$127.44 USD
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  • Duration: 1 day
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Troy Day Trip from Istanbul

Uncover ancient Greek mythology and the history of the Trojan War during this guided day trip to Troy from Istanbul. During a walking tour, learn about the famous archaeological site of Troy and see a replica statue of the Trojan Horse. Then, delve into the interesting era’s of Troy and discover how this settlement transformed over time. Plus, enjoy a visit to the small coastal town of Eceabat for lunch.
  • Duration: 16 hours
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$114.70 USD
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  • Duration: 16 hours
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Half Day Byzantian Relics Tour: Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar

Are you ready for an amazing trip to the past? This is tour is the best choice if you want to know about Byzantian origin of Istanbul. We will visit Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia Museum and Grand Bazaar. You will explore the historical background of Istanbul by visiting amazing architects from Byzantine Empire. At each step you will take throughout the tour, you will travel through the city's history when it is called Constantinople. 
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$53.30 USD
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half Day Bosphorus Cruise Tour: Spice Bazaar, Bosphorus Tour On Boat, City Walls, Golden Horn

Have you ever experienced a cruise tour between Asia and Europe?  We will take a bosphorus cruise tour between European and Asian side of İstanbul. Firstly, you will have the chance to visit City Walls (by bus), Golden Horn (by bus), Spice Bazaar. After visiting Spice Bazaar we will cruise on Bosphorus where we will see from the sea Ciragan Palace, Ortakoy Mosque, Military High School, Rumeli Fortress.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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$43.68 USD
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Daily Bursa and Uludag Tour

Discover the highlights of Bursa and Uludag on a full-day tour from Istanbul. Visit landmarks in Bursa such as the Great Mosque (Ulu Camii) and Green Mosque (Yesil Camii), and other sites in the former capital of the Ottoman Empire. Travel by cable car up Uludag mountain for great views and a barbecue lunch, then take an ATV ride or choose another activity (optional at own expense).
  • Duration: 1 day
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$52.14 USD
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  • Duration: 1 day
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Daily Troy Tour from Istanbul

Embark on a moving day trip to explore the WWI battlefields, trenches and memorials of the Gallipoli Peninsula on this full-day tour from Istanbul, including lunch. Hear about the bloody battles of the Gallipoli Campaign as Turkish and ANZAC troops fought over control of the Dardanelles strait and visit the many war cemeteries, including the Beach Cemetery where the grave of Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick lies.
  • Duration: 17 hours
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$104.27 USD
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  • Duration: 17 hours
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LUXURY ISTANBUL TOUR Would you like to explore this town withus You will love it

Beautiful city Istanbul’s top attractions efficiently on this full-day private tour. We take you from Airport either from the hotel. We would like to take  you the most attraction places are Hagia Sophia,Sultan Ahmed Mosque,Grand Bazaar, Bosporus, Taksim Squre, Galata Tower, Dolmabahce Palace, Spice Bazaar, Istiklal Avenue, Suleymaniye Mosque, Maiden's Tower, Yildiz Park, Istanbul Aquarium, Chocolate Museum.....  We work with our guess, where they wants to visit first we go there, we do have suggestion. Our guess if they like to visit other city we can take.
  • Duration: 1 day
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$200.00 USD
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  • Duration: 1 day
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Cappadocia Daily Red Tour

Start the day visiting Dervrent Valley also known as Imagination Valley, this is one of the most surreal looking landscapes in Cappadocia. Discover Pasabağ also known as Monks Valley where Christian hermits chose to build Hermit Cells and Churches in these 3 headed Pinnacles symbolic of the Holy Trinity, it is possible to see all stages of the fairy Chimneys at this spot. Important Notice:  For detailed information about your tour, please contact our company after booking 
  • Duration: 7 hours
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$52.14 USD
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Private Guided Istanbul Day Tour

Take the time to explore Istanbul’s most magnificent sites at your own pace with a full-day, guided tour of the city's historic places and landmarks. Follow in the footsteps of charioteers and Roman soldiers at the Hippodrome, then see the arcing tiles of the Blue Mosque. Listen for the whispers of courtiers and sultans inside Topkapi Palace, then see Hagia Sophia’s stunning murals and minarets. Browse the vibrant displays at the iconic Grand Bazaar, with inside tips on the best places to find carpets, handicrafts and local souvenirs.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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$120.00 USD
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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