Tickets for Roman Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, German Fountain & Grand Bazaar: Walking Tour

A fascinating half-day walking tour of Istanbul's top landmarks

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Starting time: 09:30
Duration: 3h
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

What's included

3-hour tour to the Roman Hippodrome (Hippodrome of Constantinople), the Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmed Mosque), the German Fountain, and the Grand Bazaar
Admission to the Roman Hippodrome and the Blue Mosque
Visit of the German Fountain and the Grand Bazaar
English-speaking guide providing commentary and insights

What's not included

Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Food & drinks
Gratuities (optional)
  • Join a 3-hour tour to the Hippodrome of Constantinople, the Blue Mosque, the German Fountain, and the Grand Bazaar
  • End up at the Grand Bazaar and wander 4,000 stores at one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world
  • Learn the history of Istanbul's famous landmarks and more from your energetic English-speaking guide

Pull on your comfy shoes — it's a long trek through time on this 3-hour tour to the Roman Hippodrome, the majestic Blue Mosque, the German Fountain and the Grand Bazaar. Get the history, myths and legends surrounding each famous landmark from your guide. A must-do in Istanbul!

At the Roman Hippodrome, let your mind journey back through the centuries, when this grand arena would have been filled with cheering Romans watching chariot races.

Walk through landscaped gardens to the Sultanahmet Mosque, otherwise known as the Blue Mosque. It's named for the 20,000 handmade ceramic Iznik tiles which decorate the vast interior. Spot the flowers, from carnations to roses and lilies, all illuminated by 260 windows. You'll soon learn why this is one of the country's most important mosques.

After stopping for a history fix at the German Fountain, head to the gigantic Grand Bazaar, a true shopper's paradise. At one of the planet's biggest covered markets you can smell, taste and stroll around 4,000 unique stalls, all selling things you never knew you needed.

If you're looking for a comprehensive half-day guide to Istanbul's top landmarks and a glimpse at times gone by, this in-depth tour is a no-brainer.

  • Show your smartphone ticket to the guide at the meeting point, the Istanbul Walks office
  • Please note that you can only visit the Blue Mosque with your guide
  • The tour starts at 09:30 and latecomers won't be waited for, so make sure to be on time!
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
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