Welcome to Turkey – a mesmerizing land of Romans and Ottomans!
On arrival in Istanbul, you will be welcomed by our local representative and transferred to your hotel.
Istanbul is the capital for art and culture with a rich tradition in opera, ballet, theatres, concerts, art exhibitions, festivals, auctions, conferences and museums. At every turn in the city, you are faced with Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman palaces, mosques, churches, monasteries, monuments, walls and ruins. Yet this city is not living only on its glorious past but has emerged as a vibrant, modern and future-oriented metropolis.
Enjoy a visit to City Walls, Golden Horn with a cruise on Bosphorus River and cable car ride to Pierre Loti Hill (Seat in coach).
In the afternoon, enjoy the Bosphorus Cruise. The highlights of the tour includes visit to the City Walls, Golden Horn and a cable car ride to Pierre Loti Hill. Board the Bosphorus Cruise along the winding strait separating Europe and Asia. The coastline is a delightful mixture of the past and the present where one can enjoy the quaint beauty of the ancient wooden mansions, palaces of marble, fortresses and small fishing villages. Marvel at the Rumeli Fortress and Leander’s Tower from the boat.
Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 04:00 hrs 13:00 PM
Enjoy half day morning sightseeing tour of Istanbul city (Seat in coach).
Today morning, enjoy a city tour of Istanbul. The highlights include a visit to the Byzantine Hippodrome, where the obelisk and the Serpent Column stand. Continue to Hagia Sophia which is considered as one of the eight wonders of the world. Proceed to the famous Blue Mosque, which has six minarets and a grand middle dome. End the tour at the Grand Covered Bazaar which has over 4,000 shops under one roof. Enjoy some shopping and return back to your hotel.
Note: Hagia Sophia is closed on Monday.
Grand covered Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
Blue Mosque is closed on Friday during prayer hours.
Return to the hotel is on your own.
Pickup Duration From Time
Hotel 04:00 hrs Flexible
The rest of the day is at leisure for independent activities.
The day is at leisure to explore this fascinating cultural capital of Turkey or you can opt for one of the optional tours.
We recommend a half day tour of Ottoman Art wherein you visit Topkapi Palace Museum (Treasury included, Harem not included, closed on Tuesdays) and Rustem Pasha Mosque or take a full day optional Prince’s Islands.
Today, you will be transferred from hotel to airport in Istanbul for your flight back home.
We trust that you enjoyed your vacation.
Breakfast at the hotel.
|Category||Departure Hub||Price Validity||Twin||Triple||Single||Cwb||Cnb|
|STANDARD||All||1st April, 2019 – 31st October, 2019||AED 1050||AED 980||AED 1530||AED 800||AED 650|
|FIRST CLASS||All||1st April, 2019 – 31st October, 2019||AED 1190||AED 1120||AED 1870||AED 950||AED 760|
|DELUXE||All||1st April, 2019 – 31st October, 2019||AED 1400||AED 1330||AED 2300||AED 1090||AED 900|
|Twin||– Twin Sharing|
|Triple||– Triple Occupancy|
|Single||– Single Occupancy|
|Cwb||– Child with bed|
|Cnb||– Child no bed|
|PERIOD||PAYMENT AT THE TIME OF BOOKING||BALANCE PAYMENT||AMENDMENT CHARGES||CANCELLATION CHARGES|
|90 days prior to departure||100% of the airfare, visa and insurance if booked through C&K + 10% of the tour price.||35 days prior to departure||–||–|
|60 days prior to departure.||100% of the airfare, visa and insurance if booked through C&K + 25% of the tour price.||35 days prior to departure||USD 50 per booking / amendment||25%|
|45 days prior to departure.||100% of the airfare, visa and insurance if booked through C&K + 50% of the tour price.||35 days prior to departure||USD 50 per booking / amendment||50%|
|35 days prior to departure.||100% of the airfare, visa and insurance if booked through C&K + 100% of the tour price.||35 days prior to departure||USD50 per booking / amendment||100%|