1 - GRAND BAZAAR 1461, ONE OF THE OLDEST HISTORICAL COVERED MARKETS: Covered Bazaar, Covered Market, Kapali Charshi, or as also we know Grand Bazaar is one of the largest covered markets in the world, located in the historic part of Istanbul. The area of the buildings is 30 700 square meters, where there are more than 4,000 shops in 66 streets. Grand Bazaar was built in 1453 during the reign of Sultan Mehmed II, just after the conquest of Constantinople. The Grand Bazaar has 18 gates, among them the most important is the gateway Nuruosmaniye and Beyazit Gate.
2 - EGIPTIAN BAZAAR: Egyptian Bazaar is located in the old part of Istanbul, in the historic industrial and commercial district of Eminonu. The bazaar was built in 1664 for the purpose of financing the construction of the New Mosque. It is the second largest market in Istanbul, after the Grand Bazaar. Egyptian Bazaar was built in the shape of an inverted letter T and has 6 gates. There are about 80 stores, which are mainly sell sweets, herbs, spices and milk products. Egyptian Bazaar got its name because the bulk herbs and spices were shipped here from India through Egypt.
3 - LEATHER FACTORY STORE VISIT: Shopping - visiting the factory stores of the leather products, sheepskin and fur coats, 3,500 square meters, wide range of products, low price and excellent quality. Turkey is famous for its production of high-quality and inexpensive leather products and fur and fur coats. In addition, the stores will be available with leather accessories such as gloves, bags and belts.
4 - ISTINYE PARK SHOPPING MALL: Visit the biggest shopping shopping center in Istanbul - Istinye Park (shops of Turkish manufacturers and world brands). Istinye Park shopping mall construction began in 2005 and was officially opened on October 19, 2007 - one of the largest shopping centers in Istanbul. About 300 stores are located in the shopping center with the products of foreign brands and also of local production. The shopping center is 90 000 sq. meter. ıstinye Park shopping mall is one of the most popular shopping malls in Istanbul.
THIS EXCURSION IS ORGANIZED WITH A CAR
The average duration of excursion is from 6 to 8 hours (you can adjust the time as you wish).
The tour can be done every day.
What will be included in the tour price:
- English-speaking guide
What will not be included in the tour price:
- Entrance fees to all attractions and visited museums
- The cost of transport for excursions