Arrive in Istanbul and be transferred to your hotel. You have free time for the rest of the day and depending on your arrival time, we suggest bosphorus cruise with dinner to kickstart your tour.
Today a guide will accompany you for a city tour of the main attractions including… • Byzantine Hippodrome: Sporting and social centre from the Byzantine era • The Blue Mosque: The most famous and historical mosque in Turkey • Grand Bazaar: Turkey’s largest covered bazaar with 4000 shops • Topkapi Palace: Former home for sultans of the Ottoman Empire Enjoy dinner at your own leisure. See our list for the recommended restaurants (Breakfast and Lunch included).
After breakfast at the hotel, departure for a full day tour of Princes Islands. Cruise on the Marmara Sea to Princes' Islands retreats for the Byzantium princes, famous for their beautiful pine woods and beaches. The largest and most enjoyable of these islands is Buyukada. There you can enjoy a ride in a horsedrawn carriage among the pine trees after relaxing on the beaches in the numerous coves along its coast. Return in the evening to Istanbul and transfer back to the hotel. (Breakfast & Lunch).
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to former Ottoman Capital Bursa by enjoying the lovely country and seaside. Opportunity to see local products of the region like ches nut, honey, olive oil, Turkish delight and outlet center. Climb to Uluda? mountain for Barbecue Lunch, free time for Atv safari or ski motor and skiing. Visit Ulucami (Grand Mosque), the old silk market in the Covered bazaar. Return in the late evening to the Bursa hotel. (Breakfast).
Breakfast at the hotel and free day in Bursa. Transfer to Istanbul whenever you want in the day. Overnight at Istanbul Hotel (Breakfast).
Breakfast at hotel. Check out from hotel before 12:00. Transfer to Istanbul Ataturk Airport regarding your flight details.