Dolmabahce Palace Tour in Istanbul

Duration: 3 hours
Destination: Turkey, İstanbul, Istanbul
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  • 3 hours
  • Istanbul
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Enter a world of Ottoman extravagance on a 3-hour tour of Istanbul’s Dolmabahçe Palace, and then cross the Bosphorus Bridge to see Istanbul from its Asian side. With an expert guide, explore ornately decorated rooms like the Medhal Hall and the Crystal Staircase, learning about the sultans and dignitaries who once made the palace their home. The tour ends on a high note as you see the city skyscape unfold from the vantage point of Çamlıca Hill or Yeditepe.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Dolmabahce Palace, Visnezade Mahallesi Dolmabahce Cd, Istanbul 34357 Turkey

Dolmabahçe Palace, recent residence for Ottoman Sultans built by two Ottoman architects Karabet and Nikogos Balyan on a 110.000 m² area and served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire. Famous with great collection of European antiquity, furniture and 4.5 tons chandelier, the palace has 285 rooms and 46 halls.


Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Bosphorus Bridge, Kuzguncuk Mahallesi 15, Istanbul Turkey

Bosphorus Bridge, unique chance to step from one continent (Europe) to another (Asia) in 2 minutes.

Stop At: Camlica Hill, Turistik Camlica Cd. Uskudar, Istanbul Turkey

Çamlıca Hill, famous for its widest bird’s eye panoramic view of İstanbul from Marmara Sea to the Black Sea, gives a chance to see the Bosphorus and Golden Horn from one of the best point of the highest and most appealing places of the city.


Duration: 1 hour

Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Dolmabahce Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Camlica Hill

Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: When reconfirming your booking, your local supplier will advise you on alternative meeting points for hotels which are not accessible
Departure Point

Tamara Restaurant, Sultan Ahmet, Küçük Ayasofya Cd. No:14, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey

Traveler pickup is offered
Please note: When reconfirming your booking, your local supplier will advise you on alternative meeting points for hotels which are not accessible

Guests who do not want a pick up service, they need to come to meeting point which is in front of Tamara Restaurant at 13:45


Departure Time

2:00 PM


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

3 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

Patricia M

12 Aug, 2018

Thank you La Vacanza Travel for the unique experience of visiting Dolmabahce Palace. It was not on our tour and yet it is one of the highlights of Istanbul.

Carole W

04 Jan, 2018

A must see. Fabulous palace .

Lara

18 Dec, 2017

My sister and I had a wonderful experience ! The tour was amazing and the guide BORA was so cultivated and spoke a perfect english that made the tour more interesting.
Everything was on time with no delay . Would highly recommend it !

Charles R

06 Jun, 2016

Thanks to our amazing tour guide the whole trip was excellent, he held our attention and kept a good flow of interest, information and good spirits throughout the trip.

sumerixmj

11 Feb, 2016

This was very interesting. The guide gave us a real look into the past and the wealth and power of the sultans.

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