Hello dearest Guest ,
Welcome to our Topkapı palace tour program
İn this program our aim to introduce You one of the greatest empire in the history. Which is
the Ottoman empire. İt was founded on 1299 and destroyed 1922-1924. Soon after the Qonquest of Constantinople in 1453 they decided to build the Topkapı Palace in 1472 -1478 by the order of Fatih Sultan Mehmed The Qonqueror. The Ottoman administrators lived in Topkapı palace Almost 380 years until they built the New place in 1856 which is the Dolmabahçe Palace today . Topkapı palace was the heart of the administrative center.
And always was super interested by the Foreign people , because of it’s Harem apartments . We will be able to see almost all chambers in The Topkapı Place guided tour . while walking in the gardens that full of flowers , you will feel like you are prince or princess walking in old days. We will try to take you to the past like centuries ago. All our want is to make you to understand the daily lives in the Palace of Ottoman empire . We are going to spend around 2,5 hours in the Palace . We are going to visit the Kitchens , weapons and treasure section , Divan , Sultan’s private rooms , office , Summer pavilion ,Baghdat Kiosk and all the other rooms …
After the Topkapı Palace , we will walk to Sultanahmet Tramvay station via to Dolmabahçe palace. İt will be a public transportation .
Dolmabahçe Palace is the one of the most spectacular and glamorous palaces in the world. The furniture , real handmade very big Size and really expensive Carpets , chandelier, glasses , bathroom with all decorated marble , sultan’s libraries etc. the Palace is amazing to see. The wonderful atmosphere of the Palace will let you to smell the history. Dolmabahçe Palace is a 19th century Palace thats why it is totally differently decorated than the Topkapı palace. With Topkapı Palace Guided tour program you will have chance to Compare two Different period of Ottoman empire Places culture. Dolmabahçe Palace was built by the order of Sultan Abdulmecid. They started to build the Palace on the 13 june in 1843 and they finished it on the 7 june in 1856. The building covers an area of 110.000 mt2 with a wonderful Bosphorus view. After the Dolmabahçe Palace , we will start our Bosphorus Tour.
Bosphorus is a strait lies in between two Continent Asia and Europe. The lenght of the Bosphorus crossing is 32km2 and the width is minimum 600 mt. There are 3 bridges on it and the deepest part of the Strait is 128 mt.
Every day at every hours there are bosphorus tours for the public on that tour we will use the public Bosphorus Tour. The tour takes around 2 hours , you will get relax and have some fresh wheather , and just watch the beauty of İstanbul’s waterside mansion houses and Pavillion while the cool wind touches to your hair. Tour ends at the Eminönü district.