Turkey tours – Istanbul
We will pick you up from hotel (city center hotels), then you will meet with your group and guide at the meeting point. We will visit Dolmabahce Palace, Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque. End of the tour we will drop you off to your hotel.
Dolmabahce Palace, Royal Garden Of Dolmabahce, Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque
Pick Up Location : Hotel pick-up & drop-off service are available only from the hotels located in the city center.
Dolmabahce Palace on Monday and Thursday / Replaced with Chora Museum
Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque on Monday and Thursday / Replaced with Eyup Sultan Mosque
Depends on your hotel location early in the morning around 07:30 pick up will be done from your hotel.
You will be informed exact pick up time from your hotel.
Dolmabahçe Palace is the last one Ottoman Empire has built under effect of European effect. It is very luxurious and famous with cut glass chandeliers, gold covered ceilings and because it is last home Sultan and family has used as home all the daily use stuff like furnitures, carpets, kitchenware is exhibited in Dolmabahce Palace.
Mosque commissioned by queen mother Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan in 1852. After she passed away a in 1853, the mosque was finished in 1855 with Abdülmecid I’s financial aid.
Pick up will be done around 08:00 from your hotel by our tourcoaches.
You will meet with your guide and group at meeting point.
We will start with Bosphorus cruise. It is one of the busiest water passages in the world with human settlements around more than 10 thousand years. Specially after Ottoman Empire era istanbul ( Constantinople ) has grown outside of Old city walls and lots of mansions, Palaces and houses had built around. It is the natural border between Europe and Asia continents with bridges connecting Europe and Asia.
Golden Horn is a natural harbor on European side of city between Old and new istanbul. Because of its shape and beauty during Ottoman era Europeans called it as ” Golden Horn”.
Pierre Loti hill will be our next stop. It is one of the seven hills istanbul has been built with view of Golden Horn.
An unforgettable trip to the high Alpine wonderland of ice and snow is the true highlight of a visit to Switzerland. Globus Local Favorite At an amazing 11,332 feet, the JUNGFRAUJOCH is Europe’s highest railway station. Jungfrau’s 13,642-foot summit was first ascended in 1811 and in 1912 the rack railway was opened. There are lots of things to do here: enjoy the ALPINE SENSATION, THE PANORAMA 360° EXPERIENCE, and the ICE PALACE. Also receive your JUNGFRAU PASSPORT as a souvenir to take home with you. The round trip to the “Top of Europe” by MOUNTAIN TRAIN will take most of the day.
It’s market day in Lausanne! Enjoy browsing and packing a picnic lunch for our 11 a.m. boat cruise on Lake Geneva. A few miles down-shore we’ll dock at Château de Chillon, where we’ll have a guided tour of this delightfully medieval castle on the water. On our way back we’ll take time to peek into the vineyards surrounding Lutry before returning to Lausanne. Boat: 2 hrs. Bus: 1 hr. Walking: moderate.