Istanbul, Turkey Overview

Once called Constantinople, the former capital of the Byzantine Empire is the only city in the world to straddle two continents: Europe and Asia. This is the Golden Horn, the door between East and West, and your first vision of its domes and minarets is unforgetable. Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and Sultan treasures in Topkapi Palace await - as does the Grand Bazaar, laden with carpets, beaten brass and spices from afar.

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Complete Istanbul Two Day Tour

For a comprehensive look at Istanbul, look no further than this extensive Turkey tour. This sightsee...

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Private Transfer to Cruise Port in Istanbul

We take you from you hotel to your cruise ship in a private vehicle. This transfer is made inside of...

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Jewels of the Empires

You will be met by your guide at 09.00 am at your hotel or the cruise terminal. In a private A/C car...

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Exclusive Wonders of Istanbul (Friday Only)

After meeting your professionally-trained guide on the pier, you will begin an orientation drive thr...

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by leecarr

Istanbul was beautiful and unlike any other port we visited however, it was one of our least favorites. There were just so many people that we didn't enjoy getting shuffled everywhere.

Visited: Aug 01, 2015

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by dennisjleciejew

Sail into Istanbul was a little later in the morning so everyone could enjoy the view. Ship docked in a great location. Took tram to historical area. Visited Hagia Sofia, Cisterns, Grand Bazaar, Spice Market and Blue Mosque. Fantastic day. Highlight of the trip!

Visited: Sep 06, 2015

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