ISTANBUL ISLAMIC HERITAGE TOUR
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ISTANBUL ISLAMIC HERITAGE TOUR
TOUR PRICE FROM : USD 240 (Per Tour not Per Person)
SHORT TOUR INFO
* Tour Type; Full Day Tour
* Duration; Approx. 8 hours
* Starts From; Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location).
* Ends; Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location).
* Highlights; Pierloty Hill, Eyup Sultan, Sahaba Tombs, Turkish and Islamic Art Museum, Suleymaniye Mescid, Istanbul Museum of the History of Science and Technology in Islam.
Between 08:30 to 09:00 in the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel for a guided full day tour of Istanbul.
MUSEUM OF TURKISH AND ISLAMIC ART; Museum is next to Sultanahmet Mascis (Blue Mosque). The museum building was a Palace of Suleiman the Magnificent's son in law. Museum collections are treasures of Islamic history from the 8th century to 20th century.
ISTANBUL MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY İN ISLAM; Decades of intensive research in the history of Arabic-Islamic manuscripts were necessary as a preparation for the creation of the wealth of objects in the museum. Visitors to the museum can obtain a unique insight in the Islamic scientific tradition by looking at the details of the exact replicas of the scientific and technical achievements from the ninth through the seventeenth centuries.
SULEYMANIYE MESCID (MOSQUE); is an Ottoman imperial mosque located on the Third Hill of Istanbul, Turkey. It is the largest mosque in the city, and one of the best-known sights of Istanbul.
FATIH DISTRICT AND CITY WALLS; After Suleymaniye drive pass through to Fatih district and leave from Constantinople. We are able to see the city walls of Constantinople.
TOMBS OF SAHABA; We will visit few sahaba tombs who joined the Islamic army to conquest the Constantinople. Hz. Ka'b ( RA ), Hz. Ebu Seybetul Hudri ( RA ),Hz. Hamidullah El Ansari ( RA ), Hz. Ahmad El Ansari( RA ), Hz. Muhammed-Ul Ansari ( RA ), Cabir ( RA ) in Toklu Dede, Ebu Zer( RA )
PIERLOTY HILL At the top of Eyup Sultan Cemetery you can find one of the best places to look at the famous Golden Horn of Istanbul, this place, that now is a cafe called Pierre Loti Cafe, as a memorial for the writer Pierre Loti, a regular of the cafe, mainly for the views.
End of the tour we will return to our hotels.
Guests must able to walk approximately 4km and 20 to 40 steps. We will pray Salat al-Zuhr in Suleymaniye mescid. There is lady section as well.
Tour Price Includes;
* From/to Hotel.
* Professional English speakingOfficialTour Guide.
TourPriceDoes Not Include;
* Tip todriverandtourguide.
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case, confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited
You will have a voucher for your payment.
Schedule and Pricing
The price is set in USD.
Credit Card Payments; Whenever you decide to make a booking you have to pay 25 percent of the tour by your card. You can pay the balance to our tour guide at the beginning of the tour.
PayPal Payments; You have to pay the full amount when you decided to book.
Other types of payments please contact us.
Departure point: Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location). Will be waiting for you with board written your name on it at the time of arrangement or meet at the hotel lobby.
Departure times: 08.30pm, 09:00am, 09.30am, 10:00am
Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
Return details: Depending on the tour, your hotel or near one of the downtown Metro stops or taxi stands -- convenient for relaxing with dinner or drinks before going back to the hotel