Is Istanbul in your travel bucket list?
Being the most popular city in Turkey, Istanbul is best known for its unique attractions, activities and things to do such as visiting the amazing Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque with six minaret and beautiful tiles, ancient Hippodrome with Column, Obelisk and fountain and the biggest souk Grand Bazaar.
You cannot leave the city without the incredible experience of Hot air balloon!
Holidays by BlueSky have created an ideal itinerary allowing you to fully explore the country with city tours. Read more below to discover our package including hotels, transfers, meals among others. Contact us for the best flight deal and our experts will create your tailor-made holiday!
Day 1 Istanbul
Arrival in Ataturk Airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight Istanbul.
Day 2 Istanbul
Half day tour: Hagia Sophia Museum, Ancient Hippodrome, Egyptian Obelisks, and Blue Mosque. (Hagia Museum is closed on Mondays. It will be replaced with Topkapi Palace museum) and Grand Covered Bazaar the biggest “souk” (Art demonstration of handmade Turkish carpets.) Afternoon free. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3 Istanbul
Half day tour: Istanbul’s Asian side visiting Beylerbeyi Palace and Camlica hill where you can get a panoramic view of Istanbul After the tour on the way to the hotel visit a leather outlet followed by a fashion show (Beylerbeyi Palace is closed on Mondays & Thursdays) Afternooon free. Overnight in Istanbul
Day 4 Istanbul
Half day Tour: We will walk around Natural naval harbor of the Byzantines named as Golden Horn because of its hornlike shape and golden reflection of the glittering waves under sunshine when viewed from the hill tops visit the Patriarchate at Fener& St Savior in Chora & Anemas Dungeons & Tekfur Palace - from outside and Byzantine city walls. Afternoon free. Overnight in hotel.
Day 5 Istanbul
Departure from Istanbul After breakfast, transfer to Ataturk Airport and flight to your country.