Visit the Blue Mosque & Hagia Sophia
Discover a small & totally functional mosque
Grab lunch & sip some tea like the locals do
Step into a palace now turned in a museum
Private skip-the-line tour: only you & your local host!
About this activity
What's included, what's not
1 non alcoholic drink
Food and beverages not mentioned in the inclusions
What you can expect
Istanbul has been a cultural melting pot for centuries and most of the cultures that once reign the city left their marks: from beautiful monuments and stunning religious establishments. During this private experience, you can see the unique contrasts and mixes of Christianity & Islam on several mosques, churches and museums throughout the city.
What you will be doing on this skip-the-line tour:
Meeting Point : Meet your host by the German Fountain
Blue Mosque : Take the side entrance into the courtyard of Istanbuls most beautiful (and blue) mosque
Hagia Sophia: Skip the line to the majestic Hagia Sophia and enjoy the contrasts within
Lunch Break: You’re local host will recommend you their favourite place for lunch. Feel like a local as you take a sip and discover more about their tea traditions and coffee preparation rituals.
Topkapi Palace: Head over to the historic palace filled with beauty and virtue
Mini Mosque: Time to visit very endearing yet smaller and lesser known mosque
Pastry Makers: Pick up a delicious baklava at a local pastry shop
Local Hideout: Head to where the locals go for a caj tea and relax at the end of an informative day
Open yourself up to all the beautiful possibilities that Istanbul offers you. Feel free to personalize your experience, and add or change anything on the plan. The locals can’t wait to meet you!