Dolmabahce Palace, Mosque and Shopping Tour
Would you like to witness the last periods of the Ottoman Empire? On this tour, you will discover the architectural masterpieces of the Ottoman Empire and gain a better understanding of Ottoman palace life and culture. Also, at the end of the tour, you will attend a fashion show featuring Turkey’s best quality leather products and you will have the chance to shop at affordable prices.
Before starting your tour, you will be picked up from your hotel and join the group of our professional and licensed guide. Then you will visit Dolmabahçe Palace. This palace, built in 1843, is an architecturally rich palace of the Ottoman Empire. In this palace there are nearly 55 thousands pieces in the palace’s collection such as the piano gifted by Napoleon Bonaphart, paintings by Ivan Ayvazovski, and a 4.5-ton chandelier gifted by Queen Victoria. After resting for a while in the magnificent garden of the palace, the Bezmialem Valide Sultan Mosque will be waiting for you with its wonderful architecture.
After exploring these magnificent structures with your guide, it’s time for the fashion show and shopping. Turkey is one of the best countries in leather products, and you will watch a fashion show in one of Turkey’s best leather products shopping places. You can watch this fashion show with your guide and shop at affordable prices.
Detailed information about the tour and guide contact information will reach you after booking. Shopping and fashion show is optional due to high traffic jam and the long line for the Palace.
- Hotel pick up & drop off by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches
- Entrance fees
- Professional licensed tour guide
- Service charges & local taxes
- Meal, beverage
- Personal expenses