Byzantine City Walls And Chora
Culture and History tour in Istanbul
Tour Price : 350 EURO Duration : 8 Hours Languages: English Take a drive along the shore of the Marmara Sea and view some interesting sections of the ancient sea wall and Fortress of the Seven towers with the Golden gate. Follow the Theodosian land walls where people work in their small gardens and horse cart is still being used for transportation. Continue to the Sacred Spring of the Fish (Greek Orthodox Church). This forgotten shrine is 1500 years old and was founded during the early Byzantine Empire. Tour with private guide in Ankara. The chapel courtyard is paved with tombstones written in a strange Kahramanian script. Kariye Church (Chora museum) with its 14th c mosaics and frescoes, depicting scenes from the Bible, then Tekfur Palace, one of the best examples of Byzantine architecture existing in Turkey. We continue along the ancient city walls then visit Pierre Loti Hill with a view of the Golden Horn. Excursion in Ankara. We walk down to Eyup Imperial Mosque and tomb of the standard bearer of Mohammed. Visit the Suleymaniye Mosque, considered to be one of the masterpieces of architect Sinan.
|Tour Price: 350 EURO|
|Duration: 8 Hours|
|Group Size: 1-14 people|
|Tour package includes:|
|Airport Transfer :||NO|
|Tour Transportation (car, van, limo, boat, etc…):||NO|
|Food and Drinks :||NO|
|Other services (fees apply):|
|Attraction tickets (concerts, theater, museum, circus...) :||NO|
|Translation services :||NO|
|Reservations (hotels, restaurants, airline) :||NO|
|Visa support :||NO|
|This tour must be booked at least 7 days in advance of your travel date :||NO|
|Tour groups must include a minimum of 2 passengers :||NO|
|Tour prices are flexible and based on your requirements :||NO|
Walking Tour of Old City - Topkapi Palace, St. Sophia, Blue Mosque etc.
120 EURO for a day, does not matter number of people.
From 8:30 till 5:30