Eyup Sultan Mosque, Miniaturk Park & Zorlu Mall
In the morning you will meet your private tour guide, as he will get you to the most interesting and enjoyable sites in Istanbul with a private A/C car, you will be heading to your first stop, The Eyup Sultan Mosque. The Eyup Sultan Mosque was built in the Baroque style, and the wall of the mausoleum facing the mosque has a number of contrasting panels of Iznik tiles. Between the mosque and the highly-decorated tomb of Eyup Sultan is a lovely courtyard with a huge old tree that is hundreds of years old. The serenity of the mosque overwhelms you once you step into the prayer area, and it is one of the world’s largest mosques. Your next stop would be at the Miniaturk Park is a must-see park in Istanbul. It consists of 58 structures from Istanbul, 52 from Anatolia and 12 from the Ottoman territories. Miniaturk is a huge open-air museum located at the northeastern shore of the golden horn in Istanbul. It contains models of Turkish and Ottoman heritage, such as Sultan Ahmet Mosque, Rumeli hisari, Galata tower, chimneys of Cappadocia, Mardin stone houses, models of ottoman warships and many more. All separated by beautiful landscaping, where mini models of prominent monuments of Turkey such as palaces, mosques or bridges are exhibited. Your good companion will tell you every story about each mini place you will see. Then, your tour guide will take you to any restaurant you want to have a special tasty Turkish lunch at! Time to shopping and to enjoy the rest of the day in Zorlu center, this is one of the best shopping malls in Istanbul with its huge and modern construction. It’s an architectural gem where you can find it very classy and refined. Outside it has a magnificent view of the Bosporus, as you can have your drink or eat while sitting out admiring the sightseeing. At the end of the day, you will get dropped off back at your hotel/hostel.
9 AM for 8 hours
Tour price $ 114
Pricing based on group of 4