Arrive Istanbul.

Upon arrival at Istanbul Ataturk Airport meet with our local representative and a private transfer to the hotel. Early check in is subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed. Standard check in time is 1400 hours.

Overnight at hotel in Istanbul (-)

Istanbul sightseeing followed by a Bosphorous Cruise

After breakfast depart from hotel for a full day city tour on seat in coach basis. Sightseeing of the city includes St.Sophia, Byzantine Hippodrome, in which stand the obelisk brought from Egypt by Theodosius and the Serpent Column taken from Delphi by Constantine. Blue Mosque, which has six minarets and a middle dome of 109 feet and Grand Covered Bazaar (closed on Sundays) dating back to 15th century. It covers over 4,000 shops under one roof.

Enjoy a local lunch.

After lunch continue your exploration of the city as you drive past the City Walls, Golden Horn and take a cable car to Pierre Loti Hill for some spectacular views of the city. Enjoy a cruise along the Bosphorus, the winding strait separating Europe & Asia. Bosphorus coastline is a delightful mixture of the past and the present where one can enjoy the grand splendour and quaint beauty of the ancient wooden mansions, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. See the Rumeli Fortress (from the boat, no interior visit) and Leander’s Tower (from the boat, no interior visit). After the tour back to the hotel.

Overnight at hotel in Istanbul (B,LL)

Day at leisure.

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast this morning and the day is free for you to explore this beautiful city on own or then take one of the many optional tours suggested below.

Overnight at hotel in Istanbul (B)

Farewell and fly back home

Breakfast at hotel and check out. Late checkout cannot be guaranteed and subject to availability. Standard check out time is 1100 hours. Later, a private transfer to the airport for your flight back home, with wonderful memories of your vacation with Air Tours Holidays! (B)

Tour Cost

Package price on twin sharing basis as per minimum number of passengers travelling together indicated below :

Details Centrum Hotel 3* The Elysium Styles 4* Holiday Inn City 5*
1 passenger US$ 445 US$ 465 US$ 480
2-3 passengers US$ 350 US$ 365 US$ 380
4-6 passengers US$ 275 US$ 295 US$ 315
6-9 passengers US$ 260 US$ 280 US$ 295
10-12 passengers US$ 260 US$ 275 US$ 295
SRS* US$ 105 US$ 175 US$ 185

*Single room supplement will not be applicable for 01 passenger cost.

Tour info

Package inclusions :

  • Three nights accommodation at the hotel of your choice as listed above or similar in Istanbul.
  • Daily buffet breakfast in the hotel as indicated in the itinerary
  • One local lunch during the full day sightseeing tour of Istanbul
  • All transfers and sightseeing by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • All transfers on private basis
  • All sightseeing's on seat in coach basis.
  • English speaking guide/assistant during the tours and transfers.
  • Value Added Tax
  • Entrance to mentioned sites
  • Tips to hotel and restaurants
  • All ferry fares, road tolls, parking fees, etc.

Package Exclusions :

  • Any expenses of a personal/incidental nature such as tips, drinks, cigarettes, porterage, laundry, pay channel, etc.
  • Early check in or late check out a the hotel. Standard check in time at the hotel is at 1400 hours and standard check out time at the hotels is at 1100 hours
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Cost of airfares, visas and insurance
  • Any other expenses, not specifically mentioned in the above package inclusions.

Important Notes :

  • Above package cost is subject to change depending on the hotels availability and the exact travel dates of the passengers
  • High season supplements may be applicable
  • Any increase in local taxes will be reflected on the given rates.

Optional Tours :

Turkish Folk dance and Belly dance show with dinner and transfers on shared basis : Price per person : US$ 40 Includes :

Transportation (pick up and drop to/from the hotel), Dance show, Dinner (excluding drinks and tips)

Turkish Hammam with return transfers on shared basis : Price per person : US$ 47 Includes :

Transportation (pick up and drop to/from the hotel), self wash, Dinner. (excluding massage, scrub, drinks and tips)

Sema Show with return transfers on shared basis Price per person : US$ 45 Includes :

Transportation (pick up and drop to/from the hotel), entrance to the show. (excluding drinks and tips)

Dinner at Indian Restaurant: US$ 25 per person :

We can give dinner coupons. No transfers included.

FAQs :

Will the sic tour pick up and drop off be from the hotel?

Yes, seat in coach tours will start from hotel and finish at hotel

Will all the entrances as applicable be included to monuments?

Entrances fee of mentioned places are included in the given package costs.



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