Beylerbeyi Palace, Chora Church, Suleymaniye Mosque & Camlica Hill
Any time you want: Meet with your Private Professional Licensed Guide at Istanbul Port with your name sign and start for Istanbul trip. Istanbul will most captivate your attention with the remains of many ancient civilizations and their culture, perfectly combined with the Turkish culture. There are impressive structures to be seen today: The Eyup Mosque, was the first mosque built after the Turks took Constantinople, a place of pilgrimage for Muslims, but also for anyone wanting to enjoy a fine view of the city and the Golden Horn from a spot made famous by French naval officer and novelist Pierre Loti. Suleymaniye Mosque is considered the most beautiful of all imperial mosques in Istanbul. In the garden of its complex, one can see the Mausoleum of Suleyman the Magnificient and his wife Roxelana. Chora Museum or Chora Church is considered to be one of the most beautiful examples of a Byzantine church. The interior of the building is covered with fine mosaics and frescoes portraying the life and miracles of Christ, date back to 14th century A.D. Beylerbeyi Palace is located on the Asian shore of the Bosphorus and it is an imperial residence. The palace was often used as a guest house for visiting royalty. It is built of white marble. Camlica Hill is one of the oldest places to promenade in Istanbul and was used as a vacation spot for Ottoman Sultans. On the Asian side of the Bosphorus, the hill rises 267 meters above sea level: it affords a sweeping view of the Bosphorus, the Sea of Marmara, the Historical Peninsula and even the Princes Island. Drive back to Port due time re-embarkation.
Program order: The order in which visits are mentioned might be changed and/or adjusted, according to circumstances.
Chora Church closed for the public on Wednesdays.
Beylerbeyi Palace closed for the public on Mondays & Thursdays.
Private Professional Licensed Guide
Transportation in comfortable A/C vehicles
Private Professional Driver
Entrance fees to the sights mentioned above the itinerary
All parking and taxes
Any Gratuities for Guide & Driver
Any Meals and/or Drinks (Unless Specifically Mentioned)
Any Kind of Personal Expenses