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Turkish Bath Package in Istanbul at Aga Hamami

Available from Wednesday

Turkish Bath Package in Istanbul at Aga Hamami

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Experience a traditional Turkish bath at a hamam in Istanbul — a must-do activity when visiting Turkey. Choose from three options: the standard, massage, or full package. The full package includes the exfoliating full-body scrub and foam bath, a 20-minute oil massage, and a face mask, and lasts about two hours. Towels, slippers, and tea are provided.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$33.95
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US$33.95

Ticket to Rhythm of the Dance Show at Hodjapasha in Istanbul

Available from Saturday

Ticket to Rhythm of the Dance Show at Hodjapasha in Istanbul

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Prepare for an evening of non-stop entertainment with an exciting 75-minute Rhythm of the Dance show at the legendary Hodjapasha in Istanbul. Feel the electric rhythms of Turkey as you enjoy shimmying belly dancers, energetic folklore dances and dazzling costumes, accompanied by live music and 360-degree video projections.
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  • 1 hour 5 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$33.33
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US$33.33

Skip the Line: Whirling Dervish Ceremony Ticket in Istanbul

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Skip the Line: Whirling Dervish Ceremony Ticket in Istanbul

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Marvel at the mystique of whirling dervishes as they gracefully dance the ceremonial ‘sema’ Mevlevi at the emblematic Hodjapasha Dance Theater in Istanbul. Enjoy a cultural evening in Istanbul during this age-old performance of choreographed spiritual dancing accompanied by traditional music and Persian chanting. Before the show, set the mood with Turkish delight and a drink at the bar. Then, admire the dervishes as they elegantly twist and turn in their white flowing gowns.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$47.65
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US$47.65
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Traditional Turkish Bath Experience in Istanbul

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Traditional Turkish Bath Experience in Istanbul

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Have a true Turkish experience at a centrally-located Turkish bath, known as a hamam. Experience the full range of options, including a body scrub with a special peeling glove that removes dead skin, a face mask to open your pores, a foam massage, and an aromatherapy oil massage for relaxation.
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.89
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US$69.89
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Basilica Cistern(Istanbul): Skip the line Ticket with Guided Tour

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Basilica Cistern(Istanbul): Skip the line Ticket with Guided Tour

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Skip the line and listen from your guide the story of The Basilica Cistern - is the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns that lie beneath the city of Istanbul. Venture into the underground palace that is filled ancient wonders such as the Medusa Pillar Bases, and the Hen’s Eye Column. This sunken palace has so much to hold that they shot scenes of Hollywood movies in it. Exploring had never been this adventurous!
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$10.13
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US$10.13

Istanbul by Night: Turkish Dinner and Show

Available from Wednesday

Istanbul by Night: Turkish Dinner and Show

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Immerse yourself in a wild evening of traditional dancing and music during a dinner and show in Istanbul. During a typical night in Istanbul you’ll see brightly lit mosques, but tonight savor Turkish fare and enjoy a show of rhythmic belly dancing and more!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$88.00
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US$88.00
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Blue Mosque - Guided site visit

Available from Nov 1

Blue Mosque - Guided site visit

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Avoid the crowds and receive an intimate guided tour of the renowned Blue Mosque. Visit this incredible site constructed between 1609 and 1616, which still functions as a mosque today with daily prayers. See the impressive courtyard and magnificent interior: adorned with hand-painted blue tiles. Explore the mosque’s five main domes, six minarets, and eight secondary domes, and learn fascinating details from your knowledgeable guide.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$9.53
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US$9.53
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Historic Off the Beaten Path Tour of the Real Istanbul

Available from Wednesday

Historic Off the Beaten Path Tour of the Real Istanbul

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Discover Istanbul on a full-day tour that travels on foot and public transit to historic landmarks and local cultural hubs. Start by touring the Hippodrome, Serefiye Cistern and Grand Bazaar, then take a break for Turkish coffee, pastry and hookah (tobacco pipe). Visit the book and paper market Sahaflar Çarşısı, which started in the Byzantine era, then tour Istanbul University. Continue to Suleymaniye Mosque, the Spice Bazaar and the Church of St George before winding through the districts of Fener and Balat — the old Greek and Jewish neighborhoods.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$83.39
Price varies by group size
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US$83.39
Price varies by group size

Small-Group: Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul

Available from Thursday

Small-Group: Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul

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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.
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  • 15 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$360.00
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US$360.00
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Just Hagia Sophia Tour /Skip The Lines

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Just Hagia Sophia Tour /Skip The Lines

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With this tour you can skip the que.You can learn about the Hagia Sophia with our Professional Tour Guide Hagia Sophia Ticket Meeting Point : The tour starts at the right in front of the Hagia Sophia. Our guide will greet you with the GULLİVER TOUR’S Flag Hours : The approximate duration is 45 minutes Everyday :10:00 ,12:00,14:00,16:00
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$8.34
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US$8.34

Skip the Line: Topkapi Palace Including Süleymaniye Mosque and Ceramics Workshop in Istanbul

Available from Wednesday

Skip the Line: Topkapi Palace Including Süleymaniye Mosque and Ceramics Workshop in Istanbul

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Save time and skip the line on this small-group guided half-day Topkapi Palace Istanbul tour which includes a visit to Süleymaniye Mosque and a ceramics workshop. Jump ahead of the rest and step into Topkapi Palace to explore courtyards, treasures and rooms of artifacts. See where Ottoman sultans once assembled their harems and visit the Palace Harem (own expense). Then, marvel at the 16th-century Süleymaniye Mosque before you discover a workshop where master potters fire their elegant ceramic pieces. Small-group tours are limited to 15 guests to assure an intimate day with your guide.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$59.56
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US$59.56
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Best of Istanbul: 1, 2 or 3-Day Private Guided Tour

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Best of Istanbul: 1, 2 or 3-Day Private Guided Tour

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Prepare to be awed by Istanbul’s magnificent architecture, rich history, and eclectic bazaars as you discover the unmissable highlights of the Old City on this 1-, 2-, or 3-day private tour. Marvel over the glorious Hagia Sophia, learn how the Blue Mosque earned its famous nickname, and see the ancient Basilica Cistern. Tour Topkapi Palace to gain an insight into the lavish lifestyles of the Ottoman sultans and their harem, and browse the legendary Grand Bazaar, where you find everything from carpets to Turkish delight.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$125.00
per group
From
US$125.00
per group
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Hagia Sophia: Entry with Guided Tour

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Hagia Sophia: Entry with Guided Tour

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The Hagia Sophia is one of Istanbul’s most popular attractions, with the lines to match. Shave off potentially hours of wait time on this skip-the-line guided tour, which lets you jump to the front of the queue for an in-depth introduction to the 1500-year-old Orthodox church-turned-mosque—now a must-see museum.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$16.08
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US$16.08

Contemporary Art Walk: Istiklal Street, Modern Art Museums

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Contemporary Art Walk: Istiklal Street, Modern Art Museums

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Dive headfirst into Istanbul’s modern art scene on this 3.5-hour walking tour. Learn about Turkey’s rich art history as you follow your enthusiastic guide around the districts of Tophane and Karaköy, stopping to browse a selection of the city’s most interesting contemporary art galleries, including SALT Galata. Finally, learn about popular Turkish artists like Abidin Dino and Ara Güler, and view cutting-edge temporary exhibitions at the Istanbul Modern Art Museum. This small-group tour is limited to 15 for a personalized experience and includes hotel pickup.
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  • 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.12
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US$119.12
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Private Tour: Istanbul’s Ottoman Experience Including Topkapi Palace and Blue Mosque

Available from Wednesday

Private Tour: Istanbul’s Ottoman Experience Including Topkapi Palace and Blue Mosque

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Marvel at Istanbul’s best Ottoman sites during this 4-hour private guided tour of the Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace. This tour captures the essence of why the Sultanahmet district is a  UNESCO World Heritage site. You will learn about the history of Istanbul dating back to its former Ottoman days as Constantinople. Plus, hear old stories about the reign of sultans from your expert guide and admire architecture and ancient relics within each famous attraction.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$98.14
Price varies by group size
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US$98.14
Price varies by group size
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A-Day-Tour of Ancient Battle Fields (Troy & Gallipoli)

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A-Day-Tour of Ancient Battle Fields (Troy & Gallipoli)

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Visit Turkey’s most famous battle sites from ancient times to WWI on a full-day tour of Troy and Gallipoli from Istanbul. Take in the UNESCO-listed archeological dig at Troy, where Spartan and Achaean warriors laid siege during the Trojan War. Follow in the footsteps of the ANZAC troops that stormed fortified beaches along the Dardanelles, and explore their battlefields, trenches and cemeteries.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$234.00
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US$234.00
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4 Day Turkey Tour: Cappadocia, Ephesus and Pamukkale

Available from Thursday

4 Day Turkey Tour: Cappadocia, Ephesus and Pamukkale

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Embark on an exhilarating tour of Turkey’s most iconic locations on a 4-day excursion to Cappadocia, Ephesus, and Pamukkale from Istanbul. Discover the dramatic valleys and canyons of Cappadocia; delve into the rich Roman history of Ephesus; and sink into the steaming serenity of Pamukkale’s hot springs. Receive three nights’ comfortable accommodation, selected meals, a professional guide, and round-trip hotel transportation on this exhilarating tour.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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US$952.98
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US$952.98
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Skip the Line: Hagia Sophia Museum Admission Ticket with English Speaking Guide

Available from Wednesday

Skip the Line: Hagia Sophia Museum Admission Ticket with English Speaking Guide

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The Hagia Sophia, with its stunning gold mosaics dating back to Byzantine times, is one of the world’s most visited museums. Save time spent waiting in entrance queues with these pre-booked admission tickets, guaranteeing direct access into the monument known as the “eighth wonder of the world.” Admire centuries-old architectural flourishes, and learn about its history as a church and mosque. Pick up your tickets from a centrally located office in advance.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$34.55
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US$34.55
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Private Tour: Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour including Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace

Available from Thursday

Private Tour: Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour including Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace

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Experience the finest attractions in Istanbul’s Sultanahmet district during this private, guided day tour of the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace. Marvel at these famous monuments alongside your expert guide who will give you individual attention on this private voyage.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$185.00
Price varies by group size
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US$185.00
Price varies by group size
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Small-Group Full Day Gallipoli & ANZAC Battlefields from Istanbul

Available from Wednesday

Small-Group Full Day Gallipoli & ANZAC Battlefields from Istanbul

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Explore the Gallipoli Peninsula and its famous sites during this small-group guided day trip from Istanbul. During World War I in 1915-16, the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) launched an Allied campaign that resulted in the loss of many lives during a standoff with Turkish troops. Your journey takes you to historic site to remember those who fought and includes ANZAC Cove and Lone Pine, Johnston’s Jolly, The Nek, and Chunuk Bair. Lunch is provided during the trip.
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  • 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$117.34
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US$117.34
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One Day Gallipoli Tour from Istanbul: Lunch Included

Available from Saturday

One Day Gallipoli Tour from Istanbul: Lunch Included

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Visit the notorious WWI battlefields of Gallipoli in just one day on this full-day tour from Istanbul, including lunch and hotel pick-up. See ANZAC Cove, where the troops first landed; visit the ANZAC Commemorative Site, where the Dawn Service is held; walk along Brighton beach; and learn about the war from both perspectives as you view the Allied and Turkish trenches at Johnston's Jolly.
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  • 17 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$94.11
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US$94.11

Small Group Tour: Essential Istanbul

Available from Wednesday

Small Group Tour: Essential Istanbul

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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.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$59.00
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US$59.00
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Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace Half Day Tour ( 9:00am and 2:00pm )

Available from Wednesday

Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace Half Day Tour ( 9:00am and 2:00pm )

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Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace are two of the city’s unmissable cultural and historic sites. Focusing on these two places will allow you to concentrate on their beauty and unique histories at leisure, without rushing on to other sites. Save time by skipping the lines with priority access, definitely a bonus whether it’s your first time in Istanbul or you’re a repeat visitor.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$41.69
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US$41.69
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Traditional Luxury Hamam Experience with one way Transfer included

Available from Wednesday

Traditional Luxury Hamam Experience with one way Transfer included

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Deep cleanse your body and mind during a 2-hour traditional Turkish bath experience at Istanbul The Ayasofya Hurrem Sultan Hamami, was designed and built by Mimar Sinan, the chief Ottoman architect. It was built at the request of Hurrem Sultan (Roxelana), the wife of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent in the 16th century. As authentic as cultural experiences get, a Turkish bath experience remains much the same now as it was during the Ottoman era. Relax on a marble slab in a steamy bath chamber, have a vigorous and exfoliating scrub to strip away dead skin cells, and then relax in a cooler room. Hotel pickup from hotels on the European side of Istanbul are also included. Scrub and foam massage services are around 45 minutes to 1 hour. You can relax at hamam and use hot waters at remaining time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$170.00
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US$170.00
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