Istanbul City Break

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  • Duration: 4 days
  • Runs: Daily
  • From: €420

If you are looking for a city break with a difference, Istanbul is your next destination! We have designed this Istanbul tour to enable you to enjoy an exciting trip without missing any of the most important historical and cultural landmarks. This tour departs daily throughout the year and can be completely tailor made to suit your needs. Our guides are very familiar with Istanbul, having spent much time in the city and we will be happy to provide you with expert recommendations to help you enjoy your tour and your leisure time.

Day 1

 Arrival to Istanbul
Istanbul-Blue-Mosque-outside

Blue Mosque

 

There will be a shuttle service waiting for you at the airport to take you to your hotel. Relax and Enjoy the evening.

Day 2

Ancient treasures of Istanbul (B)
Hagia Sophia, Istanbul - Turkey

Hagia Sophia

 

After breakfast at your hotel you are going to be taken to some of the most wonderful ancient monuments of Istanbul.

  • Visit to the Hagia Sophia, the 6th century Byzantine basilica, the largest church of its era, and the architectural glory of the Byzantines.
  • Visit to the Blue Mosque, a 17th century imperial mosque, famous for its six minarets, as well as its interior blue tiles.
  • Visit to the Byzantine Hippodrome, now an open air exhibition park with a number of monuments, where chariot races once were held.
  • Visit to the Grand Bazaar, the world’s largest covered market with more than 4,000 shops, and multitude of alleys.

Spend the remainder of your evening at your leisure.

Day 3

Time to explore the city (B)
Istanbul-Grand-Bazaar

Grand Bazaar

 

It’s almost over, but you still have one free day in Istanbul.

After breakfast, take the opportunity to visit again your favourite attractions or to discover hidden treasures of the city. Optionally, add on one of our Turkey Experiences and join the Bosphorus cruise and tour to the Asian part of the city.

Day 4

Leave Turkey with irresistible memories (B)

Time to enjoy an authentic Turkish breakfast one last time and fly back home with an experience of a Turkish holiday you will never forget.

 Choose your hotel in Istanbul:

4* Accommodation Old City
Double From €420 pps
Single €170 supplement

 

5* Accommodation Old City
Double From €440 pps
Single €205 supplement

 

4* Accommodation Taksim
Double From €520 pps
Single €185 supplement

 

5* Accommodation Taksim
Double From €495 pps
Single €225 supplement

All Pricing subject to availability & per person sharing.

 

What is included in this tour?

  • Return Flights from Dublin to Istanbul Ataturk Airport with the award winning Turkish Airlines.
  • 30kg baggage allowance.
  • Airport transfers in Istanbul.
  • 3 Nights BB accommodation in one hotel above of your choice above.
  • Meals as mentioned in itinerary. B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner.
  • Half day Istanbul City Tour.
  • Professional English speaking guide during half day excursion.
  • Entrance fees, service charges, tips for Hotels and all taxes.
  • Please note: Travel insurance quoted separately.

 

Country Information

Currency: Turkish Lira

Vaccinations: No compulsory. Please check with your GP.

Visa: A visa is required to enter into turkey prior to travel. This is not included in the price but can be easily purchased online at www.evia.gov.tr at a charge of $20. Orient Travel can complete the form on your behalf, an administration fee of €15 applies per person.

Best time to Travel: Spring (April to May) and autumn (September to October) are the best times to visit, since the climate will be perfect for sightseeing in İstanbul and on the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts

 

 Call us today to book (01) 207 9650

1 Frankfort Centre, Dundrum Road, Dublin 14.

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