Are you interested in?
Topkapi Palace (Topkapi Sarayi) Tours
539 Tours & Activities
1386 Tours & Activities
Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises
2032 Tours & Activities
8 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Escape the crush of the tour groups with a full-day private sightseeing tour of Istanbul, including visits to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, and Topkapi Palace. Enjoy the undivided attention of your guide and tailor your tour to suit your interests—perhaps learn about the city’s fascinating history with a stroll through Hippodrome Square or spend time shopping at the Grand Bazaar.
- Explore Istanbul's highlights without getting lost with a guide
- Customize your itinerary to your own preferences
- Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
- Travel between attractions with ease in an air-conditioned coach
Saved to wishlist!
Professional Private tour guide
Transport by private air-conditioned minivan
Worry-Free Shore Excursion Guarantee
Lunch and Drinks
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Pick up from Istanbul ports are available too.
- Salıpazarı Port / Port, Ömer Avni, Meclis-i Mebusan Cd. Salıpazarı Liman Sahası 6/1 D, 34158 Fındıklı/Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- At time of booking, Hotels guests must provide hotel name
- At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
- Visit to holy places of worship such as churches, monasteries, mosques, synagogues bare shoulders are not permitted, nor shoes in mosques.
- In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited. On Tuesdays : Topkapi Palace replaced by Underground Cistern, On Sundays : Grand Bazaar will be replaced by Spice Market. Grand Bazaar will be closed on Public holidays, it will be replaced by Arasta Bazaar. Because, Spice Market will also be closed.
- Blue Mosque is open from 14.30 to 16.30 on Fridays
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Curio Travel / Emir Dora Tur Ltd.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Private Istanbul : St. Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Blue M?
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
What is the policy on sanitization during Private Istanbul : St. Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Blue M?
The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Private Istanbul : St. Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Blue M?
The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Private Istanbul : St. Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Hippodrome, Blue M?
The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Product code: 10390P1
Explore Similar Things to Do
Shore ExcursionsBus ToursCity ToursPorts of Call ToursHistorical ToursFull-day ToursCruises, Sailing & Water ToursCultural & Theme ToursDay Trips & ExcursionsShore ExcursionsPrivate & Custom ToursTours & SightseeingIstanbulShore Excursions - VarnaBus Tours - VarnaCity Tours - VarnaPorts of Call Tours - VarnaHistorical Tours - VarnaFull-day Tours - VarnaShore Excursions - IzmirBus Tours - IzmirCity Tours - IzmirPorts of Call Tours - IzmirHistorical Tours - IzmirFull-day Tours - IzmirShore Excursions - PamukkaleBus Tours - PamukkaleCity Tours - PamukkalePorts of Call Tours - PamukkaleHistorical Tours - PamukkaleFull-day Tours - PamukkaleCategory
Camlica Hill (Camlica Tepesi)Emirgan Park (Emirgan Korusu)LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre IstanbulYedikule Fortress (Yedikule Hisari Müzesi)German Fountain (Alman Çeşmesi)Fener DistrictAga Turkish Bath (Aga Hamami)Eminonu Pier (Eminönü Iskelesi)Gallipoli Peninsula (Gelibolu Yarimadasi)Military Museum and Cultural Center Command (Askeri Müze)Church of St. Mary of the Spring (Balikli Kilise)Pierre Loti Hill (Pierre Loti Tepesi)Galatasaray High School (Galatasaray Lisesi)Green Tomb (Yesil Türbe)Istanbul SapphireBelgrad Forest (Belgrad Ormani)Istanbul SEA LIFE® AquariumEyüpSokollu Mehmet Pasha Mosque (Sokollu Mehmet Paşa Camii)Isfanbul (Vialand)