Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage


44.00 EUR


3 - 4 Hours


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage is half day morning tour. This half day byzantine heritage tour covers the sites of the Hagia Sophia Museum, Byzantine Hippodrome and more.

The Half Day Byzantine Relics tour will be started with hotel pick up service. The hotel pick up time may be changed according to the hotel location of participants. At the end of the tour also you will be transferred to your hotel.

So, the details of the itinerary will be as follow;

  • 08:00 - 08:30 Departing from hotel with pick up service. Meeting with tour guide and group to continue to tour.
  • 09:00 The tour will be started from the meeting point by moving to the first spot of the tour.

Visiting: St. Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Byzantine Hippodrome, German Fountain, Egyptian Obelisks

  • 13:00 The end of the activities of the day, then return to pick up location.
  • 13:00 - 13:30 The tour will be ended up, at the pick up point.

Pick-up and Drop-off

How to organize the departure & ruturn Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage?

  • The Departure and return of the tour, will be organized from the following central areas in Istanbul.
  • Also it is possible to organize meeting point: It will be closer central areas to where you will stay. (Apartment, Home in those areas).
Meeting Points of half day Byzantine Relics Tour in Istanbul
Meeting Hotel or Meeting point in IstanbulPick UpDrop Off
From Sultanahmet, Sirkeci, Istanbul08:00 - 08:3013:00 - 13:30
From Taksim, Beyoglu, Galata, Istanbul08:00 - 08:3013:00 - 13:30
From Besiktas, Istanbul (Meeting Point)08:00 - 08:3013:00 - 13:30
From Laleli, Aksaray, Beyazıt, Istanbul08:00 - 08:3013:00 - 13:30

Language of The Guide



The Byzantine Heritage Half Day Istanbul Tour, join to the experience of the Byzantine Period within a guided tour service and learn more about the historical sites and past of Byzantine Empire and Christianity in Istanbul.

  • Visiting the historical sites in Istanbul and enjoy the culture of Byzantine period.
  • Visiting the ruins, monuments, museums in Istanbul and enjoy the guided and informative tour service and discovery in Istanbul.
  • Explore the most important monuments and experience the Old city.


  • Professional tour guide.
  • All mentioned sites.
  • All entrance fees during the tours.
  • Hotel pick up services are free for this tour.
  • All needed transportation during the tour is by non-smoking and airconditioned touristical vehicles.
  • Local Taxes.
  • Service Charges.


  • Personal expenses.
  • Tips to tour guide and driver (Not compulsory).
  • Lunches,
  • Optional tours.

Additional Informations

Closed Sites

  • Hagia Sophia Museum is closed on Monday and Replaced with Underground Cistern.

Additional Information

  1. Istanbul daily Tours has walking and not recommended for the people who has difficulties with walking.
  2. When you book the one of Istanbul Daily Tours the confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  3. We kindly request our guests to be ready 10 minutes before pick up time of Any Istanbul Daily Tours.
  4. Under 18 years Children who is going to join to one of Istanbul daily tours, must be accompanied by an adult.
  5. Hotel Transfers (Pick up and Drop off) are included from the central hotels in District of Fatih, Beyoğlu, Beşiktaş).
  6. The Other districts in European Side, 15 euro per person per way (single 20 euros per way).
  7. Hotel pick up in Asia side: 40 Euro per person, per way. 50 Euro Single person per way from the central hotels. You can pay when you be picked up from hotel.
  8. Asian side hotels has no pick up service. (If you want to join to the tours while you are staying in asian site, the meeting poin will be letting you know).
Categories: Half Day Istanbul Tours, Istanbul Daily Tours , Istanbul Shore Excursions


Nicoletta Caravella

Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

$Byzantine Relics Tour$ Byzantine Relics Tour is worth for the money. Me and my family joined to this tour in our vacation in Istanbul, it was great taste of the historical sites and ruins of Byzantine in Istanbul. Our tour guide was excellent, we didnt have enough time to make full day and continue to Ottoman relics part in the afternoon. I recommend this tour to every single or families who is interest in the history of Byzantine. During the tour everything was smoothly, on time, there is no waiting and losing time.


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

Byzantine Relics Tour, I went this tour in Istanbul, it was short but it was very nice discovery of the historical sites in Istanbul in the morning. I mostly like the St. Sophia, it is fully history and very nice church, every one should visit.


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

Lovely day which started in the morning and untill in the afternoon to visiting the historical and natural parts of Istanbul. Nice place, historical museums one of the best trip which should not be missed in Istanbul.


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

It was an historical morning tour that we joined me and by son in Istanbul with istanbultours.org and Mr. Fidan arranged everything for us. In the begining I didnt want to join to this trip because everwhere is close to each othere, Mr. Fidan was said same as well, and he said me to get information with the professional tour guide is better, picked up and drop off were included then would be the same price more or les for us, at the end of the tour, I understood that he was right. I recommend this trip to veryone


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

We have done thi trip on 05 05 2013, it was a nice trip in istanbul. Byzantine relics half day trip about history of Rome and the Byzantine. Recommend to every one

Virginia Calling

Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

It was very night to visit Istanbul and join to the byzantine relics tour. recommend to anyone


Half Day Istanbul Tour: Byzantine Heritage

Me and my friends joined to the Byzantine Tour in Istanbul. It is historical tour included to the place you would like to visit in Istanbul. It is available by your self as well, we wanted it because of guiding informative serice. It is better to understand the past. If you want to visit the history in Istanbul, It was different to have guiding service in your tour.