Silk & Spice, the Bazaars of IstanbulIstanbul
Explore Grand Bazaar and Spice Market, the historic bazaars of Istanbul talking from Silk Road to Spice Route with an expert tour guide.
Meet your tour guide at the meeting point (we will inform you about the meeting point once you book this tour) at 09:00 AM and proceed on foot to Cemberlitas, the Constantine’s Column which was in the center of circled Roman Forum. Later we will continue to and old Ottoman Han (Inn) and enjoy a silk viewing demonstration. Later we delve into the Grand Bazaar exploring this medieval bazaar which has been the commercial heart of the city since 1461 and the final destination of Silk Road. Later we will leave Grand Bazaar and walk through the local Mahmut Pasa market. We will explore more Ottoman Inns which were important to the merchants of the past. We will walk up to a rooftop to enjoy a great view of the city before heading down to Spice Market, the last stop of naval Spice Route. Enjoy an aromatic walk through the spice market with your tour guide to get to know the importance of spices in human life since ancient times. Tour will end around 13:00 PM
Small Group - minimum 4 people - maximum 8 people.
50 USD per person
Included: Guiding service & treats along the way.
Not Included: Meals, drinks, transport if applicable and gratuities
Price is depending on number of people and location of your hotel. Please ask for price for private tours.