24-28 May, 2019
24 May Dublin-Istanbul by TK Flight 10.55-17.15
Arrival at Istanbul airport meet and greet by our local staff and transfer to Swissotel Istanbul, centrally locatedluxurious hotel overlooking the Bosphorus.
25 May Full day sightseeing of Istanbul Highlights
09.00 departure from your hotel. Start sightseeing at the Hippodrome which was once a horse-race track during the Roman & Byzantine period. Continue visiting world-famous Blue Mosque built in the 17th century resembling the climax of Turkish-Islamic architecture. Then Walk into the Saint Sophia which was built in the 6th century, then converted into a mosque during the Ottoman Era, now serves a museum for visitors from all over the world. Continue visiting the Underground Cistern Basilica which was built as a part of the St. Sophia Complex and served as the water reservoir of the city both during the Byzantine and the Ottoman Empires.
Lunch will be served at Puding Restaurant which was once the meeting point of Hippies. After lunch continue visiting Topkapi Palace including the eye-flashing treasury, porcelain collections and the untouchable Harem sections.
18:30 end of the tour.
Suggested dinner at Develi Kebap House in Nişantaşı
26 May Full day sightseeing including the Grand Bazaar
09:00 departure from your hotel. visit the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum situated at Sultanahmet Square overlooking the old Roman Hippodrome. The museum displays a rich collection of Ottoman Sultans’ fermans’, hand-written almighty laws of the empire besides many other antique carpets and accessories belong to Turkish-Islamic Civilization.
Move on to Archaeological Museum which houses the remnants from pre-historic times to Greek, Roman & Byzantine periods. Highlight is the sarcophagus of Alexander the Great.
12:30 Lunch will be served at Hamdi Kebap House in Eminönü.
After lunch take a stroll along the colorful streets of Egyptian Market to bread a real oriental flavor.
Continue visiting the Grand Bazaar which is considered to be the oldest and biggest covered market of the world housing more than 4000 shops.
27 May Full day sightseeing including the Bosphorus Cruise
After breakfast start touring. Transfer to Eminonu or Kabataş Pier for the Bosphorus Cruise on a private boat. Enjoy the beauties of the Asian and European shores of the Bosphorus while your local guide lecturing on the historic mansions and the palaces situated on both sides. Disembark at Tarabya and visit Sabancı Museum which presents a versatile museological environment with its rich permanent collection, the comprehensive temporary exhibitions that it hosts, its conservation units, model educational programs and the various concerts, conferences and seminars held there.
28 May Istanbul – Dublin
After breakfast transfer to Atatürk Airport for your return flight to Dublin for TK flight departing at 13.05 and 15.35 arrival at Dublin airport.
Per Person in Double € 665
Single Supplement € 320
The Price includes
- - A/C bus after 20 paying passangers (given rates are quoted for minimum 20 paying passangers)
- - English Speaking guide throughout the tour
- - Entrance fees to the mentioned sites
- - 2 lunches and 1 dinner
- - 24-28 May all 3 hotels are available at the moment
Terms & Conditions
➢ Payment for full amount is due at the time of tour
Methods of payment
All payments must be made in EURO by one of the following methods:
➢ Credit Card
For payments through the Online Payment System only MasterCard/Euro-card, Visa credit cards are accepted. These payments will be charged in EUR.
➢ Bank Transfer
Please note that payments by bank transfer will only be accepted by April 01, 2019 After this date only payments by credit cards will be accepted (by using the Online Payment System as mentioned above).
Bank name: Akbank T.A.Ş
Branch Name: Beyoğlu Branch
Account name: Oasis Turizm İşletmeciliği Ltd.
Account number: (239) 115549
IBAN: TR31 0004 6000 3903 6000 1155 49
BIC/SWIFT code: AKBKTRIS
Details of payment: Dublin Women’s Club / participant’s name*
*The participant's name should be clearly mentioned as it is written at tour sign up form below, otherwise the payment cannot be identified.
All payments made through bank transfer, have to be net of all bank charges. The payer pays the bank charges of their bank, and the beneficiary pays the charges of their bank.
➢ Cancellation until Februrary 28 %100 refundable except for 40 Euro Handling Fee.
➢ For cancellations between March 01- April 01 2019 %25 of the tour cost plus €40 handling fee is non-refundable.
➢ For cancellations between April 02-20, 2019 %50 of the tour cost plus €40 handling fee is non-refundable.
➢ For any cancellation after April 20, 2019 is non-refundable.
➢ Name change at any time is free of charge.
All cancellations must be sent in writing to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org