Private Istanbul Excursion

Tour Number

Activity Level



City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8



Turkish (fluent), Spanish (advanced), English (fluent)

Hagia Sophia,Blue Mosque,Topkapi Palace,Underground Cistern Roman Hippodrome and Grand Bazaar

In this tour, we will visit the most exciting places in Istanbul from the perspective of a first time visitor. This tour includes the top six highlights. If you have limited time in Istanbul you should see these important historical monuments. That is why it is also strongly recommended for the cruise ship passengers.


Arrival from Cruise Port
Blue Mosque
Hagia Sophia
Underground Cistern
Lunch Break
Topkapi Palace
and Grand Bazaar
Departure to Cruise Port

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet with you at the cruise port.

End location: I will drop you off to the cruise port end of the tour.

Duration: 7 hours

Traffic might affect the duration of the tour.


We will use private van or mini-bus

What’s Included

It is included private van or mini-bus with AC. Professional tour guiding service.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

120 Turkish Liras - Entrance fees of Hagia Sophia Museum, Topkapi Palace, Underground Cistern and a local lunch.
Hagia Sophia Museum: 30 TL
Topkapi Palace: 30 TL
Topkapi Palace Harem Section (Optional): 15 TL
Underground Cistern: 20 TL

What’s Extra

You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks,entrance fees and restaurant meals.


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
Some museums in Istanbul, we are not allowed to enter exhibition halls, we explain and give free times to guests.

Private tour guide Neslihan

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