WALK BACK INTO THE HISTORY

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WALK BACK INTO THE HISTORY

Walk Back Into The History
Walk Back Into The History, is a historical tour of Istanbul that you will be taken to the golden horn, Church of Panagia of Blachernae, Blachernae Palace, Te..

Walk Back Into The History
Walk Back Into The History, is a historical tour of Istanbul that you will be taken to the golden horn, Church of Panagia of Blachernae, Blachernae Palace, Tekfur Palace (from outside), St. Savior in Chora (Kariye Museum).
Tour Details
Walk Back Into The History
Tour Type.: Half-Day Regular Istanbul Daily Tours.
Tour Meeting Point.: Hotel Lobby. (Hotel Transfers (Pick up and Drop off) are included from the central hotels in District of Fatih, Beyoğlu, Beşiktaş)
Tour Pick Up Time At.: 13:00 - 03:15 (approx.).
Tour Finishes at.: 17:00 - 17:30 (approx.).
Tour Duration.: 4 hrs.
Tour Available.: Only Tuesday.
City: Istanbul


Walk Back Into The History
Natural naval harbor of the Byzantines named as Golden Horn because of its hornlike shape and golden reflection of the glittering waves under sunshine when viewed from the hilltops.
Visit the Patriarchate at Fener which is the seat of Orthodox Christianity since Constantine The Great’ s declaration of Christianity as the religion of the Roman Empire. Church of Panagia of Blachernae, the best known and most celebrated shrine of the Holy Virgin famed with the “Hagiasma” (holy water) and the “Hagion Lousma” (sacred bath). Animas Dungeons (from outside) were part of the Blachernae Palace, unique in the world with its historical and architectural structure. It consists of 14 separate dungeons, each having 2 basements below sea-level with cells for the prisoners and two towers. It was used as a prison for high ranked statesmen. Tekfur Palace (from outside) built in the 12th century adjacent to the city walls. The only surviving Pavillion of the Blachernae Palace. St. Savior in Chora (Kariye Museum), originally a Byzantine monastery with fantastic mosaics and frescoes portraying scenes from the bible, the life and miracles of Jesus. Byzantine City Walls surrounded the Acropolis of Byzantium with 22 km. long fortification with 96 towers and 9 main gates dating back to the 5th century.
Tour Includes
Transportation
- Hotel Pick up and Drop off.
- Air-conditioned Land Transportation.
- All needed transportation by non-smoking and air-conditioned touristic vehicles.
Guiding
- Professional Guide licensed by the Ministry of Tourism in the tours.
Entrance Fees
- Museums, Ruins, Monuments entrances fees, and tickets.
Charges
- Local Taxes.