Delve into the beauty of Istanbul with a hop-on hop-off bus tour. Experience the ancient and modern wonders of Istanbul and take pictures of alluring landscapes. Istanbul is the only city across the world lying on two continents. The 2 hours 30 minutes bus tour takes you to different historical spots.
The Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul was built in the 1800s. Empire’s Sultan made this stately structure composed of 16 separate buildings. The gorgeous palace treasures beautiful art and historical artifacts with amazing carvings. Witness the palace interiors with a high-end collection of oil paintings. See beautiful gardens, Imperial Gate, Harem and Swan fountains, and the popular 100 feet tall Clock Tall.
Hagia Sophia is a famous monument and religious landmark with a long history. It means “Holy Wisdom” and originally it was constructed as Christian Church. It was used as a mosque and it is now a museum. At sunset, the iconic dome looks serene. This incredible museum is worth visiting in Istanbul.
The Blue Mosque of Sultanahmet Mosque is another popular place to visit. Constructed in the 1600s, this historical landmark is an amalgamation of Byzantine and Islamic architecture. The striking interiors and intricate exterior will make you awestruck. Stained glass windows make lighting cinematic and add a spiritual atmosphere.
The Old Town of Istanbul is UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to important landmarks and historical sites. Places of interest include baths, mosques, Ottoman palaces, and Byzantine churches. Marvel at splendid ancient architecture and immerse in the living history.
Topkapi Palace is also located in the old town of Istanbul. This important historical attraction houses a cultural museum. Here you can witness Islamic, European, and Ottoman styles of decoration.
The attraction list also includes a popular Basilica Cistern that takes you back to the 6th century. Explore the spiritual world under Istanbul city. Galata Tower is made in the medieval period and from this captivating landmark, you can witness spectacular views of the city. Enjoy the beauty all around with this 200 feet tall tower.
Another significant museum is the Istanbul Archaeological Museum which comprises three museums namely the Orient Museum, the Archaeological Museum, and the Tiled Kiosk Museum. Three museums display nearly 1 million objects from different civilizations across the globe.
And yes! Do not miss visiting the popular Spice Bazaar, the most fragrant place in Istanbul. It lies nearby the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. Here you can buy different kinds of spices, dry fruits, souvenirs, and sweets. Textiles and jewelry shops are also located here.
It’s time to book a hop-on hop-off bus tour and pack your bag to explore this beautiful city of Istanbul. Make your trip memorable by clicking photographs. Audio commentary is available in German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Arabian, Turkish and Russian. Book the Tour Now!