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Walk back into the history


Natural naval harbour 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 which is the seat of Orthodox Christianity since Constantine The Great’s declaration of Christianity as the religion of Roman Empire.

Church of Panagia of Blachernae, the best known and most celebrated shrine of the Holy Virgin famed with the “Hagiasma” (holy water) and the “Hagion Lousma” (sacred bath).

St. Savior in Chora (Kariye Museum), originally a Byzantine monastery with fantastic mosaics and frescoes portraying scenes from the bible, the life and miracles of Jesus.

Anemas Dungeons (from outside) were part of the Blachernae Palace, unique in the world with its historical and architectural structure. It consists of 14 separate dungeons, each having 2 basements below sea-level with cells for the prisoners and two towers. It was used as a prison for high ranked statesmen.

Tekfur Palace (from outside) built in the 12th century adjacent to the city walls. The only surviving pavilion of the Blachernae Palace.

Byzantine City Walls surrounded the acropolis of Byzantium with 22 km-long fortifications with 96 towers and 9 main gates dating back to the 5th century.

This is a half-day morning tour terminating at Sultanahmet Area. Guaranteed Departure only on Tuesdays afternoon, min 6 people.

Please Note

  • We offer 30% discount for children age between 3-7. Please contact us.
  • Tour fees include A/C transportation, guidance in multiple languages, entrance fees and mentioned meals/drinks
  • Courtesy transfers from/to in-city hotels. Please wait by your hotel reception for your optional FREE pick-up. Guests not using courtesy transfers should be ready at our tour departure point 10 minutes before given departure time.
  • We reserve the right to alter, postpone or cancel the tour without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

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  • Monday to Sunday
Languages
  • Arabic
  • Italian
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English
  • German
Preferences
  • Child-friendly
  • 6 - 40 People
  • 0.5 Day(s)
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