A guided tour of Istanbul's Sultanahmet Square is the ideal way to ease yourself into Turkey's fascinating history. With a local expert for company, you'll wander the UNESCO-recognized landmark and journey through the many ages of Istanbul. Learn about the Byzantine Milion Stone, see the Ottoman Palace of Ibrahim Pasha, and discover the area's rol...
- * 45-minute guided tour of Sultanahmet Square
- * Guided tour inside the Blue Mosque
- * Entrance to the Blue Mosque is free. You can visit it after the tour, at your own pace * The tour ends in the courtyards of the Blue Mosque The meeting point is only 3 minutes away from Sultanahmet tram station (line T1). Kids under 5 can join for free, no ticket needed. * Show your smartphone ticket to your guide at the meeting point, at the entrance of the Hürrem Sultan Hamam * The meeting point is located below the trees, next to the newspaper kiosk and across the Hagia Sophia (see map) * The guide, who is from Istanbul Welcome Card, will be wearing a red shirt or jacket, and/or carrying an umbrella If you can not find your guide, please call the emergency number: + 90 546 911 84 14.
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