shore excursions: istanbul port

Tour code: BOE-ISE-11
Tour: Istanbul Museum Tour
Itinerary: Archaelogical Museum, Islamic & Turkish Museum, The Grand Bazaar
Duration: 5 hours

When your cruise ship docks your professional tour guide will be awaiting you with a board where your name is written at the arrival gate of the Port. Then you will join your guide to get to the van.

Firstly, you will stop in Istanbul Archaelogical Museum which has a fantastic collection of Greek , Hellenistic and Roman artifacts. You can see world wide famous artifacts such as the Alexander Sarcophagus.

Next stop is Islamic and Turkish Museum. the Museum is the first Turkish museum covering the Turkish and Islamic art works wholly. All has works from almost all periods and all kind of Islamic era , with its collection over 40.000 works.

Your next stop is The Grand Bazaar where is one of the largest covered markets in the World with 4000 shops and 60 streets and welcomes between 300.000 and 500.000 visitors Daily. Bazaar is so well known for its painted ceramics, carpets, jewellery, spices, souvenirs and antique stores. It was constructed between 1455 and 1461 by the order of 2.Mehmet the conquerer. It has four different main gate and its not hard to get lost thats why its important to keep the name of the gate where you came in and will met with your guide at the same gate. After the tour you will be transferred back to port.

A Promise: We guarantee that you are not going to miss your cruise.

Please Note: On Mondays, the Istanbul Archaelogical Museum and Islamic Archaeloical Museum is closed and will be replaced by the Topkapı Palce. On Sundays and National holidays Grand Bazaar is closed and will be replaced by Spice Market.



- Private Professional Licenced Guide;
- Transportation in comfortable air-conditioned and non-smoking vehicles;
- Private Professional Driver;
- Entrance fees to the sights mentioned above the itinerary;

- Any tips for Guide & Driver;
- Any kind of other personal expenses;
- Lunch


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