Unraveling the Charms of the Enigmatic City

Welcome to this 3 day programme, where we will explore the enigmatic charms of this captivating city. Get ready to delve into the rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture that define Istanbul.

Highlights:

HISTORICAL TAPESTRY

Step into the timeless allure of Istanbul's historical tapestry, woven with the threads of Byzantine, Ottoman, and modern influences. Discover the layers of heritage that shape the city's identity.

MOSAIC OF CULTURES

Unravel the intricate mosaic of cultures that converge in Istanbul, blending East and West, ancient and contemporary. Experience the diverse traditions and cosmopolitan flair that define the city's spirit.

ARCHITECTURAL SPLENDOR

Behold the architectural splendor of Istanbul, where ancient landmarks and modern marvels coexist in harmony. From the grandeur of the Sultanahmet district to the sleek lines of the Bosphorus Bridge, prepare to be mesmerized.

GASTRONOMIC DELIGHTS

Embark on a culinary journey through Istanbul's gastronomic delights, savoring the flavors of tradition and the innovations of modern cuisine. Explore the bustling markets and charming cafes that define the city's food scene.

Programme | 2 Nights, 3 Days

DAY 1

Start your day with a visit to the iconic Blue Mosque. Admire its stunning architecture and intricate tile work.Just a short walk from the Blue Mosque, explore the Hagia Sophia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with a rich history as a church and mosque.Enjoy a traditional Turkish lunch at Khorasani Restaurant, known for its delicious kebaps and Turkish-style appetizers. Immerse yourself in the history of the Ottoman Empire at Topkapi Palace. Don’t miss the Harem and the breathtaking views of the Bosphorus.Discover the underground world of the Basilica Cistern, an ancient water reservoir with atmospheric lighting and Medusa heads.

Day 2

Take a relaxing cruise along the Bosphorus to enjoy panoramic views of both the European and Asian sides of Istanbul. Many companies offer short cruises with informative guides.Sample authentic Turkish dishes at Ciya Sofrası, a renowned restaurant in Kadikoy on the Asian side. Their menu features a variety of regional specialties. Visit the opulent Dolmabahçe Palace, the last residence of the Ottoman sultans. Marvel at the European-inspired architecture and luxurious interiors. Explore the bustling Istiklal Avenue, known for its shops, cafes, and vibrant atmosphere. Don’t forget to try a simit (Turkish sesame bread) from a street vendor.

Accommodation:

Crown Plaza Bosphorus Ortaköy

What is included:

  • 2 nights accommodation on double sharing BB (Bed and breakfast) basis
    (Crowne Plaza Bosphorus Ortaköy-Standard King room-City view)
  • Private daily tours mentioned on the program
  • 2 lunches (3 course set menus)
  • Admissions mentioned the program
  • Airport transfers

What is not included:

  • Tips
  • Extras
  • Dinners
  • Drinks
  • Admissions not mentioned on the program
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