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Start Point: Hotel Pick-up

End Point: Hotel Drop off

Tour Duration: 2 Hours

Departure: Before Sunset

Half-Day Morning Tour – Dolmabahçe Palace and Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque

Dolmabahçe Palace located on the Europian shores of the Bosphorus, constructed between 1843-1856. It witnessed some of the key events in Turkey’s recent political history. The First Parliament convened in the Grand Hall in 1877. Ataturk, the founder of Modern Turkey Republic, died in room number 71.

Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque situated next to Dolmabahce Palace. The mosque was constructed for the Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan, the mother of Abdulmecid. The inside decoration was inspired by the French empire style.

And you would have leather accessories shopping opportunities with reasonably priced.

Tour day, you shall be picked up from your city center hotels, then you will meet with your group. Then, we shall visit Dolmabahce Palace and Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque.

End of the tour you will be dropped off to your hotel.

Tour Highlights

Half-Day MorningTour (By Bus)

Dolmabahçe Palace

Royal Garden Of Dolmabahce

Bezm-İ Alem Valide Sultan Mosque



Dolmabahçe Palace, a blend of diverse European architectural styles, was constructed between 1843 – 1856 by Karabet Balyan. He was the court architect of Sultan Abdulmecid. The 3-storied palace constructed on a symmetrical plan has 285 rooms and 43 halls. The palace has survived intact with its original decorations, the silk carpets, curtains, and furniture. It surpasses whole other palaces on the planet in wealth and magnificence. (Harem isn’t included).

Bezm-İ Alem Valide Sultan Mosque: The building was originally supported by Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan. After she died, her son, Sultan Abdülmecid, continued to support the building of the mosque.

The completion time is 1851. Mosque was opened for prayer.

Shopping Opportunity: Turkey is one of the best leather producing countries on the planet. We shall view a fashion-show in an outlet center which produces different various of great quality leatherware. So it would be a good opportunity to have a look at the reasonably priced good quality leather accessories. (Optional because of high traffic jam and the long line for the Palace)

Included Services

Hotel pick-up and drop off by air-conditioned non-smoking tour buses.

Entrance charges

Professional tour guide services

Local taxes & Service charges

Excluded Services

Private spendings

-Optional- Tips

Beverages and meals

Additional information

Confirmation shall be received at the time of reservation for the tour.

0-4 years free / 5-8 years 0 discount

Dolmabahce Palace and Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque are closed on Monday and Thursday.

So they are replaced with Chora Museum and Eyup Sultan Mosque.

Pick Up Locations: Hotel pick-up and drop-off services are available only from the hotels situated in the city center. So, there might be an extra fee for transportations from other locations or airports. Please ask for fees.

Informatıon of Coronavırus Measures

All major protective equipment is provided by us.

Touchpoints are always cleaned by our staff.

Social distancing rules are ensured in the vehicles.

The number of clients is limited to avoid crowds.

Mask is important, please bring yours.

You can click Dinner Cruise Ottoman Nights (With Alcohol).

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