Istanbul - Turkey
Half-day Jewish Heritage Walking Tour in amazing Istanbul
Istanbul being a modern and bustling city, will surprise you with its ancient history and amazing culture. Don’t miss an opportunity to dive into the unique atmosphere of the city and be amazed by the magnificent landmarks Istanbul has to show you.
Join us on a half-day walking tour and explore the most famous historical and cultural monuments of Istanbul.
During our walk around the city you will see:
Hagia Sophia: A Greek Orthodox Christian patriarchal basilica, later an imperial mosque, and now a museum.
Basilica Cistern: Located 150 m southwest of the Hagia Sophia on the historical peninsula of Sarayburnu, was built in the 6th century during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Justinian I.
Sultanahmet mosque: Which also bears the name of Blue mosque because of the amazing blue tiles that are present inside this beautiful monument. Sultanahmet mosque represents the Ottoman Turkish architecture at its best and it is considered as one of the most beautiful imperial mosques that was built in the Ottoman era.
The Grand Bazaar: Or Kapalı Çarşı, was built in the 15th century, is the oldest covered market in the world. Covering an area of 54.653 square meters, it also still ranks as one of the world’s biggest covered markets.