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Istanbul Shore Excursion Reviews

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12 Excursions Found

#1 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Blue Mosque

78 Reviews
Istanbul's iconic Blue Mosque, built in the 17th century, unofficially gets its name from the thousands of handmade blue tiles within. Its vast dome is an incredible spectacle.
#2 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Grand Bazaar

63 Reviews
Istanbul's Grand Bazaar, once the center of trade for the Ottoman Empire, is one of the largest markets in the world with more than 3,000 shops covering 61 streets.
#3 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Hagia Sofia

62 Reviews
Once a church, then a mosque, and now a museum, the Hagia Sophia features a gallery of mosaics and is one of the world's finest examples of Byzantine architecture.
#4 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

City Tour

52 Reviews
A city tour provides a comprehensive overview of the city’s main highlights and points of interest, such as Hagia Sophia and the Grand Bazaar.
#5 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Topkapi Walking Tour

39 Reviews
For those interested in learning about the exotic world of the Ottoman Empire, take a walking tour of Topkapi as you experience the Topkapi Palace and Archaeology museum.
#6 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Bosphorus Cruise

32 Reviews
Indulge in a relaxing cruise on the Bosphorus to experience the infamous Black Sea to its fullest. Take in Turkey's finest palaces and other beautiful structures along the shores. Options include half-day, full day and nighttime cruises.
#7 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Underground Cistern

29 Reviews
Also known as the “sunken palace,” the Underground Cistern is an erie, ancient architectural enclave filled with shimmering water. It was forgotten after the conquest of the city by the Ottoman Turks and wasn’t re-discovered until 1545.
#8 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Spice Market

25 Reviews
Experience the wondrous spice perfume that fills the air at Istanbul's spice market, and pick up gifts and souvenirs.
#9 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Dolmabahce Palace

4 Reviews
Dolmabahce Palace is known as one of Istanbul's most beautiful attractions. Tour the palace's impressive grounds, built in the mid-19th century by Ottoman sultans.
#10 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Kervansaray Nightclub

2 Reviews
Kervansaray is not your typical nightclub, expect a fun and varied evening full of entertainment.
#11 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Sabanci Museum

1 Reviews
The Sakip Sabanci Museum houses an excellent collection of art reflective of the taste and history of the region—beautiful calligraphy, meticulously crafted religious texts, hundreds of classical Ottoman paintings, and an impressive array of porcelain from around the world.
#12 of 12 Istanbul Shore Excursions

Turkish Bath

Relax in the hamam’s large marble room as you experience an authentic Turkish bath -- one of the ancient world’s most widely exported customs -- in Istanbul.
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