Dolmabahçe Palace & Two Continents

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Dolmabahçe Palace & Two Continents

Let us be the guests of the Ottoman's recent house. See the Bosphorus through their window and from the one of the highest hill of Istanbul.

Duration: 3 Hours
Live Guide: English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Arabic.
Pick-up Services: Pick up is available from centrally located hotels.

Highlights

  • Cross over from Europe to Asia in two minutes by bus, using the Bosphorus Bridge.
  • Enjoy spectacular views of Istanbul and the Bosphorus Strait from Camlica Hill.
  • See the spectacular Dolmabahçe Palace, an important residence during the Ottoman Empire and learn about its history.
  • See beautiful views of the waterway on the Bosphorus Cruise..

Full Description

Dolmabahce Palace the recent residence of the Ottoman Dynasty built by 2 Armenian architects called Karabet and Nikogos Balyan on a 110.000 sqm area. Than has been used as a mail quarter of the Ottoman Empire. With great antique collections, furniture and the luster which is 4,5 tons the palace has 285 rooms and 46 halls. Bosphorus Bridge, the diamond of the necklace of Istanbul. Connects two continents in 2 minutes distance. Camlıca, one of seven hills of Istanbul. The best place to watch the sunset and the Bosphorus with the largest panoramic view. Also to see the Golden Horn from the highest hill.

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Includes

  • Free pick up and drop off from/to city center hotels.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Guiding services.
  • A/C transportation.
  • Refreshments.

Meeting point

Your hotel lobby.

Location

Know Before You Go

  • Please ask if pick-up is available from your hotel.

About your Host

Plan Tours

Plan Tours, licenced “A Group” by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, is a major tour operator in Türkiye, based in İstanbul since 1984. (licensee for City Sightseeing Worldwide and Gray Line Worldwide, official travel agency of Turkish Airlines, member of TÜRSAB – Association of Turkish Travel Agencies and ICVB – İstanbul Convention and Visitors Bureau)...
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Customer Reviews

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Jay - January 23, 2019

The guide was funny and answered questions when asked.

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Sonja - July 17, 2019

Before I saw Topkapı as well. But this is different. Well design located on best place near Bosphorus. And do you believe place has the one of the four clock towers in istanbul.

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Natalie - March 22, 2019

When you enter you are able to say that i am inside of a palace.

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Jimmie - June 21, 2019

If istanbul is home the owner should live on Camlica mountain. You we could watch all istanbul. Still one of some virgin places of istanbul. And there is a new mosque.

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