Day 1 : Arrive in Istanbul
With Europe's charisma, Asia's culture and its very own charm, Turkey is one of the few places where mosques coexist with churches, Roman theatres, and temples. Apart from its model image of ‘bridge between East and West,’ the country is home to beautiful beaches, spectacular ancient icons, natural wonders and religious sites. Treat yourself to a memorable holiday in Turkey with this package that will reveal a pristine view of Turkey. Begin your tour upon your arrival at Istanbul. The cultural and financial epicentre of Turkey, Istanbul is the best combination of old and new, manifested in a stunning mélange of domes, minarets, medieval towers, and sky reaching buildings.
A representative will meet you at the airport and ensure your transfer to the hotel and upon check-in, spend some time at leisure. You could also step out to explore the exuberant city with your leisure time. At night, make your way to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay.
Day 2 : Full-day Istanbul Classics and Highlights Tour
After a filling breakfast, meet your guide at the lobby to head out for breath taking sights of Istanbul. Begin the day with an excursion to Roman Hippodrome, an ancient Grecian stadium known for horse racing and chariot racing. Visit the Blue Mosque, the only mosque with six minarets to marvel at the magnificent domes and towering spires. Get a picture clicked in front of the beautiful German Fountain and then head to the Hagia Sophia - the Church of Divine Wisdom. Once an Orthodox and later Roman Catholic cathedral, Hagia Sophia is now the basilica's immersive museum. Follow your guide to the Grand Bazaar for a demonstration of Turkish Handicrafts. Enjoy a short stopover to relish a delicious lunch.Satiated, you will make your way to the Topkapı Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that once served as a major residence for Ottoman sultans and features exhibits of historical importance. Probably the best commentary on Ottoman History, art and its culture is simply to come direct to the First Courtyard of this amazing Palace