TR-ISTTLP - Istanbul – Orient & Occident with Tulips Festival
1. Day: Flight to Istanbul
On Airport wait your Guide for transfer to your Hotel.
2. Day: Istanbul
A full day city tour “St. Sophia “today called Hagia Sophia which means “holly wisdom” museum. It was one of the most beautiful and the oldest Basilicas of all the times. Topkapı Palace – (Situated on the cape between Golden Horn and Bosporus.) which was the head palace of the Ottoman Empire between the 15th and 19th Centuries. Hippodrome where all the games such as chariot races’ took place during the Byzantine period. The Blue Mosque with its 6 slender minarets. Drive to Tulips festival in Emirgan Park, Millions Tulips and over 270 different art Tulips in total 1,5 Millions every years. Night Dinner optional in Kumkapı Area typical Turkish Fish Restaurant, by Back transfers Night sightseeing back to Hotels.
3. Day: Istanbul
Today you drive until the city walls of Istanbul to our ramparts visit shops with leather factory. Then take the '' tube ', the Metro under the Bosphorus (Marmaray) on the Asian side of Istanbul. Afterwards, take a stroll in Üsküdar and visit a mocha home. Then we drive to the Camlica hill and enjoy the fantastic views of the Bosphorus. After lunch we drive to Salacak, here we take our boat and we go Kizkulesi, the Turkish name "Maiden Tower" is derived from the legend of a princess of a soothsayer had predicted the death by poison, and then to her father in Tower was included. There she was a snake, which was in a fruit basket arrived at her bitten and killed. After the visit we drive over the Bosphorus bridge back to the European side. Continue to Tulip Festival Ottoman Ebru art, glass blowing and tulips market. Evening (optional, € 32, - pp) located in the Central Station Sirkeci, terminus of the famous "Orient Express" with orient Siche atmosphere. On the way back a lights bus ride through the beautiful illuminated streets of Istanbul with several photo stops at the beautifully illuminated monuments of the city.
4. Day: Istanbul
Today begins with the old women prison that now the famous and the best jewelry processing center with convenient shopping opportunities. Then we go to the Egyptian Bazaar of Istanbul, with hundreds of scents, dried Obst types, nougat, etc. Then we have possibility in a Bosporus participate ride (optional, € 40, - pp) The Bosphorus is the strait that the Sea of Marmara with the connects the Black Sea and the European Istanbul from Asian separates. His graceful beauty that inspired poets and painters, you will experience a wonderful boat trip: fantastic views of the Golden Horn and the most magnificent palaces and villas of Istanbul await. After the boat tour you can enjoy a Mediterranean lunch on the shores of the Bosphorus as part of your half board. After lunch we will visit the principal mosque of Istanbul. "Eyüp Mosque Ensari" where the standard bearer of the Prophet Muhammad is buried. Anschlieβend ride a cable car to Piyer Lotie hill with a wonderful view over the Golden Horn. Back to the hotel. Evening (optional, € 60, - pp) trip to the most beautiful best nightspots from Istanbul (Kervansaray) to experience a splendid "Turkish evening" with Bautänzerinnen, folklore and a lot of singing. Dinner will be served in the same restaurant (drinks included). On the way back a lights bus ride through the beautiful illuminated streets of Istanbul with several photo stops at the beautifully illuminated monuments of the city.
5. Day: Istanbul
After breakfast, the traveler closes with 'Allaha ismarladik "the lasting answers" Güle, Güle "- to see you again soon! Return to your home airport.
RATESPrices for per person
- Airport Transfers
- 4 Night accom. 4 Star Hotel in BB Basis
- English Guide
- Boot cruise in Istanbul
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