Visiting – Masjids – Cemeteries – Museums – Religious Places in Istanbul
Muslim Tours in Turkey Available all year long
Istanbul is the center of religion for centuries. After the ottoman period Islamic Religion spreaded througout the city. The first mosque in Istanbul was built in Kadikoy on the Asian side of the city, which was conquered by the Ottoman Turks in 1453.
The Prophet Muhammad ( SAW ) said: “Verily you shall conquer Constantinople. What a wonderful leader its leader shall be, and what a wonderful army that army will be!” (Musnad Ahmad).
This is a 9 nights 10 days programme in istanbul to learn about the islamic history.
Tour Programme ;
1 Day.: Arrival in Istanbul. Transfer to hotel. Overnight.
Welcome to Turkey. When you land at the airport, our staff will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel in Istanbul. You will be transferred to hotel, check in and relax the rest of the day. Overnight in Istanbul.
2 Day.: Istanbul Old City Tour. Overnight in Istanbul(Breakfast included)
08:30 AM Pick up from hotel and transfer to meeting point of group and tour guide for the tour.
Istanbul Old City Tour departs from hotel with pick up service, our staff will come and take you from hotel to meeting point to meet with tour guide and other paticipants. When every participants of tour come together, tour will be started by a short drive to first point to visit the St. Sophia Church and then continue to the Byzantine Hippodrome, Egyptian Obelisks, German Fountain and walking to the Blue Mosqueafter visiting the Sultanahmet (Blue Mosque) continue to the bigest covered bazaar, visit the Grand Bazaarin Istanbul. In the Afternoon after lunch, tour will continue with Topkapi Palace wihch was used as a government building in the Ottoman periods period and then continue to Rustem Pasha Mosque which is one of the smallest and the one of the most beautiful mosque in old city of Istanbul. After visiting the Rustem Pasha Mosque, the tour will be ended. At the end of the tour, transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Istanbul.
17:00 – 17:30 PM is the end of the tour, then participants will be transferred back to their hotel.
3 Day.: Bosphorus Cruise and Asian Side. Overnight in Istanbul. (Breakfast-Lunch included)
08:30 AM Pick up from hotel and transfer to meeting point of group and tour guide for the Amazing Bosphorus Cruise
Amazing Bosphorus Cruise departs from hotel with pick up service, our staff will come and take you from hotel to meeting point to meet with tour guide and other paticipants. When every participants of tour come together, tour will be started by a short drive to first point to visit the Byzantine City Walls and then continue to theGolden Horn and Spice Bazaar after spice bazaar visiting, continue to Cruise on the Bosphorus by boat to discover strait between Asia and Europe for Bosphorus Bridge, Villas on the both site of Bosphorus, Rumeli Castle from the sea. After bosphorus boat cruise continue to the Beylerbeyi Palace which is the last summer house of Ottoman and Climb up to Camlica Hill which has the panoramic view of Istanbul. After visiting the Camlica Hill the tour will be ended. At the end of the tour, return to hotel.
17:00 – 17:30 PM At the end of the tour, transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Istanbul.
4 Day.: Full Day Islamic Sahaba Day Tour. Overnight in Istanbul. (Breakfast-Lunch included)
Full Day Islamic Tour in Istanbul ( Breakfast and Lunch )
* Pickup from the hotel at 10:00
Overnight in Istanbul.
5 Day.: Fly to Izmir, Ephesus Ancient City Tour. Overnight in Kusadasi. (Lunch)
07:00 – 07:30 AM you will be transferred from hotel to airport to fly from Istanbul to Izmir. Met on arrival in Izmir airport, transfer to Ephesus.
Ephesus Tour will be started after meeting with tour guide and other participants. The tour is included to visiting and sightseeing of Ephesus Ancient City, the celsus library, the Temple Of Hadrian and the Trajan Fountain in the Ancient Ephesus, the historical marble street, the Great Theater, Isa Bey Mosque, shrine of Mother Mary, Temple Of Artemis (Diana), (seven wonders of ancient World), Sirince Village.
16:00 PM is the end of the tour and at the end of the tour, Transfer to Hotel. Overnight.
Overnight in Kusadasi.
6 Day.: Drive to Pamukkale and Hierapolis Ancient City Tour. (Breakfast and Lunch)
08:30 AM After breakfast, you will be picked up from hotel and drive to Pamukkale.
Pamukkale Tour is included the visiting and sightseeing o f Hierapolis ancient city, Necropolis, Roman Baths, Domitian Gate, Latrina, Oil Factory, Frontinious Street, Agora, Byzantium Gate, Triton Fountain, Cathedral, Apollon Temple, Plutonium, Theater, Antique Pool. At the end of the tour. Transfer to Denizli airport to fly back to Istanbul.
16:00 PM is the end of the tour, transfer to hotel in Pamukkale.
Overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 7.: Depart from Pamukkale to Konya Tour – Cappadocia (Breakfast-Lunch included)
08:00 AM Breakfast at the hotel, then transferred to bus station to take a bus from Pamukkale to Konya.
13:00 PM Arrival to Konya and Continue to Konya tour which you will see the imposing green-tiled Mausoleum of Mevlana, the mystic founder of the Islamic Sufi sect (Sufism is less an Islamic sect than a mystical way of approaching the Islamic faith. It has been defined as mystical Islamic belief and practice in which Muslims seek to find the truth of divine love and knowledge through direct personal experience of God. Whirling Dervishes).
18:00 PM After the Konya Tour Depart for Cappadocia. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Overnight in Cappadocia.
8 Day.: North Cappadocia Tour. Overnight in Cappadocia. (Breakfast-Lunch included)
09:30 AM After breakfast, you will be picked up from hotel for North Cappadocia Tour.
North Cappadocia tour’s visiting covers the Dervent Valley, Pasabag’s “fairy chimneys, Avanos, Goreme Open Air Museum, Uchisar Rock-Castle. At the end of the tour, transfer to hotel where you will stay the night. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Devrent Valley; Walk through this amazing valley where different fairy chimneys formations that you will be discovered while walking.
Avanos; On the banks of the Kızılırmak River in Cappadocia is all about pottery-making.
Goreme Open Air Museum; resembles a vast monastic complex composed of scores of refectory monasteries placed side-by-side, each with its own fantastic church.
Uchisar Castle; is situated at the highest point in Cappadocia Many rooms hollowed out into the rock are connected to each other with stairs, tunnels and passages
16:00 – 16:30 PM Cappadocia tour will be ended. At the end of the tour, drive to hotel.
Overnihgt in Capadocia.
9 Day.: South Cappadocia Tour & Fly Back to Istanbul (Breakfast & Lunch)
09:30 AM After breakfast, pick from hotel for South Cappadocia Tour.
South Cappadocia tour’s visiting covers the Red Valley, Cavusin Village, Great Pigeon House, Kaymakli Underground City, Ortahisar Catle.
Red Valley; is one of the most spectacular valleys of Cappadocia with its different kind of rock formations in variety colors.
Cavusin; The town of Cavusin is one of the oldest inhabited areas of Cappadocia, a slow relaxed town, a delight to spend a night.
Pigeon Valley; Panoramic view of Goreme village, stop on the outskirts of Goreme village and look down into Pigeon Valley to see the centuries old pigeon houses carved from the cliffs.
Kaymaklı Underground City; is one of the largest underground settlements in the region. The large area reserved for storage in such a limited area appears to indicate the need to support a large population underground.
Ortahisar; is most pronounced structure is the Castle of Ortahisar situated at a 86 m height cave in the period of Eti. The castle has been used strategically and for accommodation.
16:00 – 16:30 PM Cappadocia Tour will be ended and at the end of the tour, return to hotel to take your luggages and short rest and then continue to Kayseri or Nevesehir airport according to available flight.
19:45 PM Fly from Kayseri or Nevsehir (Cappadocia) to Istanbul. Arrival in Istanbul and Transfer to Hotel. Upon arrival in Istanbul. The end of the tour.
10 Day.: Istanbul – End of Tour (Breakfast included)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to airport. Arrival will be the end of the tour package.
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According to the 2000 census, there were 2691 active mosques hundreds of Tombs & holy places. In our islamic tour; we will take you to the important islamic locations by explaining you the stories of the places.