Save time and money with this combo ticket! Enjoy hassle free entrance to 2 of Istanbul’s TOP Attractions: Hagia Sophia and Topkapı Palace! With this combo you skip the ticket lines (security lines can’t be skipped) for fast entrance, to make the most of your time. Get the most important information and tips from your English speaking tour guide. If English is not your best language, don’t worry! You also get an audio app in 7 different languages!
All trips to Istanbul should include a visit to Hagia Sophia the largest Christian church in the world for 1,000 years (and since 500 years a Mosque) and the majestic Topkapı Palace, home to Ottoman Sultans for centuries. Both attractions are located right next to each other in the old town on Sultanahmet Square.
Meet your guide at the designated Sultanahmet Square meeting point (Yeşil Ev / Green Hous) and enter these attractions the fast way! Once inside, your licensed tour guide will give you a highlights tour, then you are free to explore more at your own pace with your audio app. The audio guide includes exciting stories and more interesting information.
Begin your tour at either attraction. Your Istanbul Welcome Card local guide will help you get oriented and advise you of the best time to visit both attractions. You may use the same voucher for both experiences, even on different days.
With this Combo there are 2 different options:
You can do all tours in one day with the same tour guide in 4 hours.
Or you can spread the tours across two days, giving you freedom to see things as and when you like. The tour guides are easy to spot at the attractions as they have a flag.
Skip the ticket lines✓ Benefit from fast track entry (except Hagia Sophia) ✓ Discover the legendary Hagia Sophia and the glorious Topkapi Palace with a local specialist ✓ Download the audio guide on your smartphone and easily start exploring what you can expect from your sofa at home ✓
Пропустите очереди за билетами (кроме Святой Софии)
60-минутный тур по Святой Софии
60-минутный тур по дворцу Топкапы
Все входные билеты
Аудио приложение на английском, немецком, русском, итальянском, испанском, французском, турецком языках
Ускоренный вход в Святую Софию. Ваш гид будет развлекать вас во время ожидания.
Секция гарема во дворце Топкапы (Если вы хотите посетить гарем, наши гиды покажут вам дорогу)
Гарем - это отдельный музей во дворце Топкапы.
Если вы заинтересовались гаремом, наш гид покажет вам дорогу.
Description of the Meeting Point
The meeting point with your tour guide for Tour Option 1 and Tour Option 2 is at ''Yeşil Ev'' (Green House) located on a side street in Sultanahmet Square close to Derviş Cafe between the Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia. The meeting point is open between 9:30am until 3:30pm.
Option 1 (Recommended)
Meet your tour guide at the ''Yeşil Ev'' meeting point (directions above ↑ ). The meeting point is open between 9:30am until 3:30pm. If you come to the meeting at 10:00 am (except Tuesdays) you can visit all attractions in one day with the same tour guide.
Meet your tour guide at the ''Yeşil Ev'' meeting point (directions above ↑ ). The meeting point is open between 9:30am until 3:30pm. Visit all 3 attractions at with your tour guide at following tour times.
60 min Hagia Sophia tour daily at:
10 am and 2 pm. Fridays only at 2 pm.
60 min Topkapı Palace tour daily except Tuesdays at:
10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm
We skip the ticket lines but can not skip the security line.
At Hagia Sophia please expect a security waiting time of up to 1 hour during the high season. While you are waiting, your tour guide will entertain you with valuable information about daily life and the history of Istanbul.
At Topkapı Palace and the Basilica Cistern we skip the ticket lines but can not skip the security line. The security check can take up to 10 minutes.
During the waiting times, don’t worry! Your guide will entertain you with interesting stories and facts about the sights and Istanbul, and you can also ask questions.
HAGIA SOPHIA DRESS CODE
Remember to wear modest clothing (arms and legs covered). Women must cover their hair with a scarf. If you forget to bring your own scarf, you can buy one at the entrance for 2 Euro.
• Bring your headphones
• Bring your charged smartphone
• No entry to the attractions without your tour guide.
• No Topkapı Palace tours on Tuesdays.
• Hagia Sophia security check can take up to 1 hour.
• The Tour Guide Speaks English.
• Please download the audio app before your tour.
• Be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts