**Tour guide with ten years experience and Fluent English, German, Turkish and Farsi**
(Half Day Morning – if Group Scheduled tour required – Available between 9 am to 1 pm)
(Half Day Morning or Half Day Afternoon – if Private tour required)
Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Caferaga Madrasa/Art workshop visit (Handicraft courses – Popular Turkish art of Marbling(Ebru), jewelry, porcelain, calligraphy, ceramics, stained glass)
Blue Mosque, completed in 1616, it is a triumph of harmony, proportion and elegance. The mosque was a part of a complex also including, tombs, fountains, kitchens and a bath. The blue Iznik tiles covering the walls have given the mosque its popular name, Blue Mosque.
Roman Hippodrome, being used as an arena for chariot races, athletic activities and rebellions in Byzantium era…
Hagia Sophia, … is a great architectural beauty and an important monument both for Byzantine and for Ottoman Empires. One of the most impressive architectural samples of Byzantium era.
Cafer Aga Madrasa, offers handicraft courses; including the popular Turkish Art of Marbling(Ebru), painting, jewelry, porcelain, calligraphy, ceramics, stained glass…