Eyüp - The Ottoman District

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Eyüp - The Ottoman District

Discover Eyüp, the holy place that a huge number of Muslim visit each year. Continue to the famous Pierre Loti Hill and walk in the footsteps of the poet Pierre Loti

Duration: 4 Hours
Live Guide: English.
Pick-up Services: Pick up is available from centrally located hotels.

Highlights

  • Visit the 3rd most sacred site in the world after Mecca and Jerusalem at the Eyüp Sultan Mosque & Tomb.
  • Walk in the footsteps of the poet Pierre Loti and see the café where he got his inspiration.

Full Description

In this tour, we will discover Eyup. Which lies outside the historical peninsula and the city walls.
We will see many mosques, mausoleums, graveyards, fountains, as well as old imarets-eateries-for poor people. Each year, this holy place is visited by many Muslims.

We will visit Mosque of Ayyub al Ansari the standard-bearer of Prophet Muhammed first, and then continue with Mausoleum of Sokullu Mehmet Paşa, a Grand Vizier of Selim II, the Mosque of Zal Mahmut Paşa-the son in law of Sultan Selim II, the Mausoleum of Sultan Resat, and the Tekke (Convent) of the Kalender Sect. And our tour will end with the magnificent view of Pier Loti Hill.

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Includes

  • Entrance fees.
  • Professional Guidance in English.
  • Pick up Service from centrally located hotels.
  • Drop off Service.

Meeting point

Pick up is available from centrally located hotels.

Location

Know Before You Go

  • *This tour is only available on Saturdays.

About your Host

Istanbul Walks

Istanbul Walks is Tour Operator that organises Daily City Tours and Walking Tours in Istanbul and Turkey with its company owned vehicles. We are licensed as “A Group No 6174” from the ministry of Culture and Tourism...
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Customer Reviews

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Forrest - December 19, 2018

I think the highlight of this tour is Pierre Lotti Hill. The view from the Hill was amazing.

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Debbie - January 10, 2019

This tour is a good choice to get a spectacular panoramic view of the golden horn area.

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Ray - July 24, 2019

The walk is quite a lot but it is worth to see the view on the top of mountain. We loved it.  

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