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Byzantine Heritage Tour of Istanbul - Private Tour provided by Istanbul Tours 101

Byzantine Heritage Tour of Istanbul - Private Tour

Byzantine Heritage Tour of Istanbul - Private Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
7h
Hotel pickup offered
Service animals allowed
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    7h
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Service animals allowed
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
The Byzantine Heritage Tour takes you to the most important Byzantine sites in Istanbul. Be thrilled at the Hippodrome of Constantinople. Astonished by the city’s Byzantine heritage hidden under a restaurant. Overcome by the Byzantine mosaics in the Great Palace Museum. Adrift in the Basilica Cistern. Dazzled by the Hagia Sophia. Bowled over by the Chora Church. Conquered by the City Walls.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 129696P8
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Services of a professional, licensed tour guide expert on sights
  • Entry/Admission - Great Palace Mosaics Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Mosque
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica Cistern
  • Entry/Admission - Chora Museum
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Personal Expenses
  • Entry/Admission - Hippodrome
  • Entry/Admission - Walls of Constantinople (Istanbul City Walls)
Duration
7h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Our guide will meet the guests in most popular touristic areas. If the hotel is not in the Old City, transportation cost (public, taxi or private van depending on the group size) will be paid by the clients to the starting point of the tour.
  • Hippodrome (open air museum), Binbirdirek, Atmeydanı Cd. No:53 D:68, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey We can meet our guests by the German Fountain, which is a distinctive landmark at the beginning of Sultanahmet square.
  • Kariye Mosque, Dervişali, Kariye Cami Sk. No:18, 34087 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey The last point of our will be the Chora Church from where we will drop off our guests to their hotels (if they are within our pick up area, or else we help them get back to their accommodation by dropping them off at a convenient location)
  • Ports:
  • Galata Port Istanbul, Kılıçali Paşa Mah. Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. No: 8 İç Kapı No: 102, Kılıçali Paşa, 34433 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Services of a professional, licensed tour guide expert on sights
  • Entry/Admission - Great Palace Mosaics Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Mosque
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica Cistern
  • Entry/Admission - Chora Museum
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Personal Expenses
  • Entry/Admission - Hippodrome
  • Entry/Admission - Walls of Constantinople (Istanbul City Walls)
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Our guide will meet the guests in most popular touristic areas. If the hotel is not in the Old City, transportation cost (public, taxi or private van depending on the group size) will be paid by the clients to the starting point of the tour.
  • Hippodrome (open air museum), Binbirdirek, Atmeydanı Cd. No:53 D:68, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey We can meet our guests by the German Fountain, which is a distinctive landmark at the beginning of Sultanahmet square.
  • Kariye Mosque, Dervişali, Kariye Cami Sk. No:18, 34087 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey The last point of our will be the Chora Church from where we will drop off our guests to their hotels (if they are within our pick up area, or else we help them get back to their accommodation by dropping them off at a convenient location)
  • Ports:
  • Galata Port Istanbul, Kılıçali Paşa Mah. Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. No: 8 İç Kapı No: 102, Kılıçali Paşa, 34433 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
7h
Return details
  • Kariye Mosque, Dervişali, Kariye Cami Sk. No:18, 34087 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey The last point of our will be the Chora Church from where we will drop off our guests to their hotels (if they are within our pick up area, or else we help them get back to their accommodation by dropping them off at a convenient location)
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Hippodrome (open air museum)
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Hippodrome
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Great Palace Mosaics Museum
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 3
    Hagia Sophia Mosque
    Stop: 75 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 4
    Basilica Cistern
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 5
    Walls of Constantinople (Istanbul City Walls)
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 6
    Chora Museum
    Stop: 75 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • You'll end at
    Kariye Mosque
    Dervişali, Kariye Cami Sk. No:18, 34087 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
    The last point of our will be the Chora Church from where we will drop off our guests to their hotels (if they are within our pick up area, or else we help them get back to their accommodation by dropping them off at a convenient location)
    See address & details
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