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Private Half-Day Tour: Istanbul's Two Continents

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  • Location: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3795IST_P03
From the opulent palaces of Istanbul's European shore to magnificent views from the city's Asian side, this leisurely four-hour private afternoon tour shows you the best of magical Istanbul.

Highlights

  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Step back in time on a history tour
Your personalized tour of Istanbul starts with a visit to Beylerbeyi Palace.

Beylerbeyi Palace was constructed in 1865 by Sarkis Balyan, a famous Armenian architect. Beylerbeyi is the largest and most elegant Ottoman palace, located right by the Bosphorus Bridge and the waterfront.

After touring the palace, you will then cross the Bosphorus Bridge for a unique chance to travel from one continent (Europe) to another (Asia) in only two minutes!

Once on the Asian side, you'll enjoy magnificent views of Istanbul from Camlica Hill, the highest point in the city. The picture-postcard panorama of Istanbul is spread before you from a viewpoint of beautiful gardens landscaped in the traditional Ottoman style.


Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Pick up from centrally located hotels in Istanbul (European only)
Departure Time:
1:00pm
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:00pm

Pricing information

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Pricing information

Private Half-Day Tour: Istanbul's Two Continents

Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul
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Inclusions:
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Entrance fees
  • Local guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited
  • Not recommended for children aged 4 and under
  • Children 18 years and under must be accompanied by an adult
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: michael w, October 2014

great trip

Reviewed by: Maria G, September 2013

Excellent guide and tour

From $36.25

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Tour code: 3795IST_P03