Dolmabahce Palace & Yildiz Royal Garden Tour
Pick up time from hotel : 08:00 am
Tour Ended time: 12:00 pm
Dolmabahçe Palace is located in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey, on the European coastline of the Bosphorus strait, served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922, apart from a 22-year interval (1887–1909) in which Yildiz Palace was used.
Dolmabahçe Palace was ordered by the Empire's 31st Sultan, Abdülmecid I, and built between the years 1843 and 1856. Hacı Said Ağa was responsible for the construction works
Yildiz Royal Garden
Yildiz Park was once part of the imperial garden of Yildiz Palace. Extending down the slopes from the palace, this walled park was reserved only for palace dwellers during the reign of Sultan Abdulhamid II.The area of Yildiz used to be a forest in Byzantine times. Starting during the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent, the sultans made it their hunting grounds. In the next centuries, it remained as a grove behind the seaside palaces.
Currently Yildiz Park is a beautiful garden complex with set in a very large park of flowers, plants and trees, gathered from every part of the world dating from the Ottoman era. Park grounds offer panoramic views of the Bosphorus
Turkey is very wellknown country with the handcraft and leather fashion ,that is the reason at the end of the tour we will watch the fashion-show of the leather products in an outlet centre with the different varios and qualities of leather wear products.
After the tour we will drop off you back to your hotel.
- Pick up and Drop of services
- All admission fees
- Professionel English speaking licensed tourguide
- Hotel pickup and drop off services
- Air-conditioned mini or midivan transportation
This Tour is not operated on Monday and Thursday
(Harem is not included)