• Welcome to Istanbul c

    You’ll be warmly greeted upon arrival at the airport and escorted by private car to your choice of city-center hotel: The inviting Ottoman Imperial Hotel or the landmark Pera Palace Hotel.
  • Our signature Privately Guided sightseeing

    Your personal car, driver and guide will be waiting this morning to show you the historic monuments and highlights of this captivating city which they know so well. Visit the Blue Mosque, see the ancient site of the Hippodrome and tour the magnificent St. Sophia, built more than one thousand years ago. Your last stop of the morning will be the celebrated Grand Bazaar, a lively medieval marketplace with thousands of shops and vendors selling everything from textiles, leather goods, arts, and crafts to spices, nuts and sweets.

    After a delightful lunch of traditional Turkish cuisine, your private sightseeing tour continues at the resplendent Topkapi Palace. Explore its beautiful grounds and tour the fabled Treasury, home to glittering Crown Jewels and other fabled treasures of the Sultans. Meals B, L
  • A day at leisure

    This day is yours to enjoy as you wish. Your hotel’s central location makes it easy to step out and explore more of Istanbul at your own pace. Wonderful sites, shopping and dining are all near by. Meals B
  • Depart Istanbul

    Your car and driver await this morning to take you to the airport for your onward flight. Meals B

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  • Ottoman Hotel Imperial - Istanbul, Turkey

    The Ottoman Hotel Imperial is vopposite the spectacular Hagia Sofia Museum in the centre of the old town and within walking distance of the Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar. The hotel’s 55 air-conditioned guestrooms are located on three floors and all feature traditional Turkish decor with dark wood furniture and richly-colored fabrics. Each room includes satellite television, direct-dial phones, and high-speed internet connections with wireless option. Drinks and cocktails are served in the Saltanat Bar. The two onsite restaurants offer inoovative Turkish cuisine as well as international dishes.

Our Private Touring includes:

  • 3 nights in your choice of hotel
  • 3 breakfasts Private car airport transfers
  • Extensive half-day sightseeing with your own personal car, driver and guide
  • All hotel taxes & service charges
  • Discover 1 UNESCO World Heritage Site c


There are no upcoming departures for this tour, but our Custom Travel Team can arrange a private departure just for you at an affordable price and on the dates you want.  With your own private car, driver and guide and custom tailored hotels, meals, and sightseeing we can create the journey of a lifetime exactly to your specifications.

Contact our Custom Travel Team:    800-221-2216  or  Email Us

 


There are no upcoming departures for this tour, but our Custom Travel Team can arrange a private departure just for you at an affordable price and on the dates you want.  With your own private car, driver and guide and custom tailored hotels, meals, and sightseeing we can create the journey of a lifetime exactly to your specifications.

Contact our Custom Travel Team:    800-221-2216  or  Email Us

 

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  • Hillary from PA gives this tour 

    The tour and tour guide were accommodating and informative.


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    Date Traveled: 1/3/2016

  • Pat from CT gives this tour 

    As I've stated, my husband and I are so happy with the trips we have taken with General Tours. The hotels are first class accomodations along with excellent locations and the guides have always been extremely knowlegeable. The itineraries are perfect too.


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    Date Traveled: 3/16/2012