This tour will begin with hotel pick up from your hotels and drop you to one of the stations of Marmaray on the European side of Istanbul. You will travel with your guide on this modern train. You will arrive in Üsküdar Marmaray Station and have a walking tour of these charming Ottoman district, full of historic mosques and complexes.
Following the walk - which takes about three hours – you will have lunch at a local restaurant and then take Marmaray to continue to Kadıköy. Kadıköy is historically known as Chalcedon literally meaning the ‘City of the Blind’. Our tour will begin with the historical harbour buildings of Kadıköy and will continue in the narrow streets of famous fish market and decent quarter of Moda. Visits to churches, mosques and mansions are also part of this tour. Following the tour, you will take 20 minutes boat ride to cross the Bosphorus.
At the European side, our transfer coaches will take you back to your hotel.
Highlights: Marmaray, Boat Ride, Mihrimah Sultan Mosque, Bird Houses of Yeni Valide Mosque, Tekke of Aziz Mahmud Hüdai, Ayazma Mosque, Janissary Grave Stones, Şemsi Paşa Mosque, Fish Market, Moda Bay
Departure point: Pick up from centrally located hotels in Istanbul
Departure time: 09:00 am
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
Return details: Returns to original departure point at approximately 05:00 pm
Cancellation is not possible in the last 24 hours. There will be no refund for any unused portion or any tour program.