Tour Start Point
: Hotel Pick-Up
: 4 hours
Tour End Point
: Drop off Hotel
From the Golden Age of Byzantine, this once Christian church is one of the most extraordinary buildings in the history of architecture. It played a very important role in the Byzantine Empire and later as a mosque in the Ottoman Empire. The word "Haqia" in Greek means "Divine" and "Sophia" means "Wisdom". "Divine Wisdom is one of the attributes of Jesus Christ and this church is devoted to his divine wisdom.
The Blue Mosque is one of the most prominent landmarks of Istanbul. It is very impressive with its beautiful domes and semidomes, nice courtyards and six slender minarets
Hippodrome and Obelisks
The square in front of the Blue Mosque covers the site of the ancient 'Hippodrome", one of the most famous areas in Byzantine.
Grand Covered Bazaar
The oldest and the largest covered market place in the world is situated in the center of the city.