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Istanbul Old City: Hagia Sophia - Basilica Cistern - Blue Mosque - Spice Market

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You'll start at
Pudding Shop Lale Restaurant
Alemdar, Divanyolu Caddesi No:6, 34400 Sultanahmet/Fatih/İstanbul, TurkeyThis restaurant is located on the street where the tram lines (T1) run through Sultanahmet, approximately a 2-minute walk from Sultanahmet tram stop. * Please check exact location on Google Maps
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  • 1
    Blue Mosque
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Basilica Cistern
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Misir Carsisi (Spice Market)
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll end at
Mısır Çarşısı
Rüstem Paşa, Erzak Ambarı Sok. No:92, 34116 Fatih/İstanbul, TurkeyYour tour concludes after visiting Spice Market in bustling Eminonu, an area renowned for its restaurants, cafe culture and shops. Leaving you free to continue your Istanbul Sightseeing.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Pudding Shop Lale Restaurant, Alemdar, Divanyolu Caddesi No:6, 34400 Sultanahmet/Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Mısır Çarşısı, Rüstem Paşa, Erzak Ambarı Sok. No:92, 34116 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
    Inclusions
    • Small Group
    • Professional Guide
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
    • Entry/Admission - Basilica Cistern
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Blue Mosque is closed until 2.pm on Fridays
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    People who are excited about discovering heritage and feel like little explorers, all sites are a must see. I recommend the Hagia Sophia the most. Why? It's just beautiful to see how a former christian, byzantian church is transformed in an islamic moskee. If you listen
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    Had an enjoyable tour with knowledgeable and serious guide Erol. Handled questions on wide range of subjects and provided lots of good factual information. Took good care of us and nice lunch choice, with good pacing of the day. Erol could perhaps have tailored the info he
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    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Local Tour Guide Istanbul
    Berndvh
    31
    Discover the way of history
    People who are excited about discovering heritage and feel like little explorers, all sites are a must see. I
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    Elvira V.
    40
    Awesome experience
    we had the great experience to learn insightful information about Hagia Sophia and Topkapi. Totally worth it!
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    O8772YDdavidp
    London, United Kingdom
    10
    Walking tour of old city
    Had an enjoyable tour with knowledgeable and serious guide Erol. Handled questions on wide range of subjects and
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    Liene M
    10
    Private tour with Erol
    It was my second visit of Hagia Sophia, but my first visit with guide. It was excellent tour with Erol who was
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    Bogdan B
    11
    Great private tour!
    We had a great private tour of the Hagia Sophia and the Topkapi Palace. We were guided by Erel, who was very
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    Zoey N
    20
    our first free tour - perfect!
    This was my first freetour. Our Guide Erol was really sympathic and nice, he has really good english skills so we
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    Lucyna R
    10
    No boredom with Erol!!
    We have visited a number of beautiful places and could admire stunning views. Erol is a professional and
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    Interiors68
    Manhasset, New York
    7018
    Go no further, Erol is the one to choose
    We had 3 wonderful tour days with Erol, who is so knowledgeable and personable. We went to all the important
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    Gail B
    Ann Arbor, Michigan
    11
    Exceptional Tour Guide!
    Erol is an extremely knowledgable and personable tour guide. He is attentive to questions and requests, and makes
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    Tuba I
    Ankara, Turkey
    32
    “Wonderful Guide”
    My friends from U.S. and I enjoyed our private Istanbul tour with Erol very much. He customized our tour to
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    • Duration: 4h
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