Go on a half-day tour from the cruise ship port and discover some of Istanbul's most admired treasures. Visit the site of the Hippodrome, the Egyptian Obelisk, and other stunning monuments before uncovering the spectacular beauty of Topkapi Palace.
What to Expect
See some of Istanbul's most impressive sites on half-day classical tour.
Choose from a morning or afternoon tour and begin your journey at the cruise ship port. Stroll through the historic grounds of Sultan Ahmet Square where the Hippodrome, a center of sportive and political activities of Constantinople, used to stand. See the Egyptian Obelisk, the Delphi Serpentine Column, and the fountain of Kaiser Wilhelm II.
Discover the grandeur of the Ottoman Empire with an unforgettable visit to the Topkapi Palace; a stunning imperial residence that is now a museum. Stroll through the palace's elegant hallways, admire the beautiful Chinese and Japanese porcelain collections, and witness the splendor and elegance of the Royal family's famous treasury.
After the tour, you will be transferred back to your cruise ship.
- Private deluxe air-conditioned VIP vehicle
- Private professional driver
- Private professional licensed tour guide
- Personal COS Agent
- All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
- Gasoline and car park fees
- Service charges and local taxes
What's Not Included
- All personal expenses, lunches, and drinks
Know Before You Go
Please ask prices for groups with more than 6 people. Other than the languages listed above, we might be able to arrange a guide who speaks your native language. Please inquire about this through the inquiry section on the top right hand corner of this page.