FULL DAY İSTANBUL TOUR
HIGHLIGHTS ; HIPPODROME, BLUE MOSQUE, TOPKAPI PALACE, HAGIA SOPHIA PRICE INCLUDES ; Guiding, transportation and entrance fees. SULTANAHMET MOSQUE ( BLUE MOSQUE ) Across from St.Sophia built in the 17th century by architect Mehmet, this is known as the BLUE MOSQUE because of it’s magnificent interior decoration of blue iznik tiles. HIPPODROME; The scene of ancient chariot races, the ancient Hippodrome, with its four monuments; the German fountain of Wilhelm 2 the Obelisk of Theodosius, the bronze Serpentine Column and the Column of Constantine. TOPKAPI PALACE The great palaceof the Ottoman sultans from the 15th to the 19th centuries, Housing an exquisite collection of precious gems jewellry thrones of sultans, robes worn by the sultans and their families; miniatures, the holy mantle; CHAMBER OF SACRED RELICS. ( Harem is not included in the program and visit is due to extra entrance fee). HAGIA SOPHIA MOSQUE is known as one of the oldest standing churches in İstanbul dating back to 6th century .