Marmaris Istanbul Tour
During your holidays in Marmaris, there are multiple day trips that you can join and visit some of the most known and popular destinations in Turkey. One of the most interesting, yet exciting excursion is the one that takes you to Istanbul. Visit this iconic city that spreads into two continents, feel its sensational atmosphere and unfold its rich history with an incredible sightseeing experience. Istanbul lures and charms every visitor and this day trip can offer you unique feelings and memories.
The tour is available two times per week and begins during the early morning hours. A comfortable and modern car will transfer you from your hotel in Marmaris towards the dalaman airport. After a 1-hour flight, you will land in Istanbul. When you arrive at Istanbul Airport, a professional guide will welcome you and explain the final details of the day trip. Your tour starts once you enter the bus which will transfer you to the city centre.
During this day trip, you will have the opportunity to visit the Blue Mosque. Also known as Sultanahmet Mosque, this worship place was constructed in an effort to meet the imposing size of Hagia Sophia. Its interesting architectural style and its charming interior design will impress you since the very first moments. Inside, there are blue tiles decorating the walls and create a unique atmosphere. It must be noted that, Blue Mosque is an active worshiping place.
Day Trip To Istanbul From Marmaris
In the surrounding area, you will also visit the Hippodrome Square where you can find many interesting and important monuments. The area where the Hippodrome is was a meeting point during the Roman and Byzantine periods, for celebrations, ceremonies and sporting events. At the west side, visitors can observe the German Fountain which is listed among the most beautiful monuments of the city. The octagonal dome and the beautiful golden mosaics are some of the key elements of this monument.
The day trip in Istanbul continues includes also a visit at the infamous Topkapi Palace. Being the home of the Ottoman Sultans for many years, Topkapi holds a special place in the Ottoman Turkish history. Noadays, it hosts a museum in which many interesting items can be found. The tour includes also a visit at one of the city’s most famous and interesting bazaars, the Spice Bazaar or Egyptian market as it also known. There you can find multiple shops that are selling spices, local delicacies and souvenirs.
After that, you may join an optional cruise and explore Bosporus which separates the Asian from the European part of the city. After that, you will be transferred to Istanbul Airport. When you arrive back, a comfortable vehicle will be there in order to drive you back to your hotel in Marmaris. Full of emotions and great memories, this full day excursion ends during the night.
Marmaris Istanbul Tour
Enhance your memories and upgrade your experiences by visiting Istanbul for one day. The Marmaris Istanbul Tour enables you to visit the country’s most popular destination and explore its vibrant atmosphere, the interesting culture and the plethora of sites that has. The day tour is specially design to make you fall in love with Istanbul as its combines everything you need for a pleasurable and enjoyable time.
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Marmaris Istanbul Day Trip What Include
- Hotel Transfer (Both Ways)
- Flight Tickets (Both Ways)
- Professional Guiding
- All Entrance Fees
- Full Insurance
- Bus with Full A/C
Marmaris Istanbul Day Trip What Exclude
- Personal expenditures
- Lunch & Dinner, Drinks.
- Bosphorus Boat Trip (Extra Charged)
Marmaris Istanbul Day Trip Days & Time
Marmaris Istanbul Day Trip Price
Marmaris Istanbul Day Trip Information
At Istanbul Airport, a tour guide will be waiting for you. Please note that the tour guide is fully licenced by the Ministry of Culture and will make sure that you enjoy a safe, smooth and enjoyable experience during the day.
During the morning time, members of our team will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Marmaris and drive you towards the airport. From there, a 1-hour flight follows to Istanbul.
The starting point of your day trip will be the Blue Mosque which is at the city centre of Istanbul. This majestically standing worship place is characterised by an exceptional interior design with blue tiles decorating the walls. A central dome with four smaller ones is what visitors see from the outside.
In the surrounding area, you will also explore the Hippodrome Square. It was used as a location for ceremonies and chariot races during the Roman and the Byzantine periods. The square hosts some interesting monuments such as the German Fountain.
The schedule includes also a stop at the infamous Topkapi Palace. Back in the Ottoman period, it used to be the palace for many Ottoman Sultans. Inside you can admire a large collection of exhibits as well as its interesting architectural design.
For those who are interested in exploring the culinary tradition of Turkey and get the real vibes of Istanbul, the Egyptian bazaar is the place to be. It is one of the most popular markets in the city and is also known as the Spice Bazaar. Get the opportunity to observe and learn some more information about the variety of spices that are being sold there and taste some local delicacies. Do not forget to purchase some nice souvenirs to take back home.
The Bosporus Cruise is an extra activity that you can join during the afternoon. The cruise has an approximate duration of one hour and 30 minutes during which you can relax and admire some nice views as you sail between Europe and Asia.
This day trip finishes during the afternoon when you will be transferred back to Istanbul Airport. After a 1-hour flight, you will arrive back to Marmaris. There, a vehicle will transfer you back to your place of accommodation