Byzantinean Treasures of Istanbul

Approx. 6 Hours

This is an excellent tour for guests wishing to visit the most exciting and historic sites of Istanbul. Depart for the Chora Museum which was built between 1077 and 1081. Then, the Ancient Hippodrome, one of the largest chariot race grounds of the Byzantine Empire with the Obelisk brought to Constantinople from Egypt in 390 AD.  After lunch, you’ll continue to of the great buildings of the world,  St. Sophia. Following St. Sophia, you will visit the Grand Bazaar, one of the most colorful sites of Istanbul, where you’ll have the chance to experience Turkish weaving arts and a carpet presentation.

Venues Visited
  • Chora Museum
  • Grand Bazaar
  • Hippodrome
  • St.Sophia

  • Private transportation
  • Guidance
  • Entrance fees and parking fees
  • Service charge and local taxes
  • Insurance

  • Professional shooting fees
  • Tips
  • Visits and services not mentioned in the itinerary
  • All other expenses