After we arrive at Istanbul airport, we meet our guide. We arrived at the hotel learning all the details of our guide. Breakfast and dinner are at the hotel.
After breakfast, we leave the hotel and arrive at the historical peninsula (i.e. the Sultanahmet district). We visited the Topkapı Palace along with the Harem section and the Church of St. Irene. Then we visited Santa Sophia. We had lunch with Turkish flavors at a local restaurant. After lunch, we visited the Roman Hippodrome watching the Egyptian obelisk, The Obelisk of Constantine, The Serpentine column and the German Fountain. Then we visited the Blue Mosque. And as the last visit, we visited the Yerebatan cistern. At the end of the day, we make time off at Great Bazaar. And went back to the hotel. Dinner and breakfast are in the hotel.
After breakfast, we leave the hotel and arrive in the District of Eminönü. We board a boat and Cruise the Bosphorus for 1.5 hours. During this cruise on the Bosphorus we see the two hanging bridges, the shores of the two continents, the castles, the wooden houses and many more beautiful and interesting things. After the cruise, we visit the Pascha Rüstem Mosque and make time off in Egyptian Bazaar (Spice Bazaar). We had lunch at a local restaurant. At the end of the day, we visited a leather workshop where the Jackets, jackets, coats, bags and leather handbags of the first hand are produced. Then we go back to the hotel. Dinner and breakfast are in the hotel.
After breakfast, we leave the hotel with luggage and leave Istanbul so that we can go to Edirne city. In Edirne we visited the Şükrü Pascha Monument and its military complex. Then we visited the Selimiye Mosque. After we have some free time at Arasta Bazaar in Selimiye, we have lunch at a local restaurant. Then, we visited Sarayiçi where do the wrestling oiled Aga and you can see the Historical Bridges and the Tower of Justice. At the end of the day, we went back to the hotel. Dinner and accommodation are in the hotel.
After breakfast, we leave the hotel with luggage and go to the karaağaç neighbourhood. In Karaağaç we see the monument of the agreement of Lozan and make a free time to take pictures on the bridge of the river Meriç. Then we visited the Health Museum that was used as a hospital in Ottoman times. We left Edirne to go to Istanbul. As long as we go to Istanbul, we will stop by the city of Tekirdağ for lunch. At the end of the day, we arrived at the hotel in Istanbul. Dinner and accommodation are in the hotel.
After breakfast, we leave the hotel with luggage and go to the airport. We left Turkey with good memories.
5 Nights Istanbul – Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, St Sophia – Edirne City Breaks
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