- 19/06/2017 at 6:15 pm #8727
Tour Name: Dolmabahce Palace and Camlica Hill Visiting
Departure Point: Hotels in Istanbul
Price: Please Ask
Istanbul City Tour
Istanbul is the place to be if you ever wanted an active destination, with so many things to see and do that you do not have time to catch your breath. The city if practically filled with unique and impressive landmarks, coming from its millennial past. Passing through the ages, built and rebuild, conquered and re-conquered, named Byzantium, Constantinople or Istanbul, this city is truly unique in all its character and charm. You can visit a crowded bazaar in one minute and the next minutes find yourself among eerie Roman ruins. You can admire the beautiful calligraphy inside a massive Islamic mosque one moment and pass to a Christian church the very next moment. There is not another place on earth with so much variety and contrast. Join this Istanbul Tour with the lowest price guarantee!
Join us for this unique and charming tour of several incredible sights in old Istanbul. We will pick you up from your hotel around 13:30 and start our afternoon tour with one of the main tourist sights in the city. The Dolmabahce Palace is one of the most exuberant palaces of Istanbul, showing the true power and influence of the Ottoman Empire. Apart from its unique charming architecture and luxurious decorations, Dolmabahce Palace hosts the largest collection of Bohemian and Baccarat crystal chandeliers in the world. Other than this, there are also a lot of valuable European works of art and precious treasures. The palace was built in the second half of the 19th century with a huge cost in gold, even for today’s standards. The equivalent of 35 tons of gold was spent in order to build this marvel, while another 14 tons of gold were used to decorate the ceiling of the palace.
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We will continue our Istanbul old city tour by crossing from Europe to Asia in just several minutes, over the Bosporus Bridge. This unique chance will surely give you a nice feeling. The next stop of the tour will be at the highest point of the entire city of Istanbul. Here, on Camlica Hill, the magnificent panorama of the city will truly open and leave everyone speechless. You will be left breathless seeing the centuries of history and culture all lay before your eyes. This charming hill is also landscaped in a traditional style with beautiful gardens. You can take amazing photos in the Camlica Hill. When the Istanbul old city tour ends, you will be transferred to your hotels in Istanbul around 18:00 pm.
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