istanbul fener and balat tour

istanbul fener and balat tour
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$150
Duration: 5 to 10 hours
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Description

Visit the painted houses in a myriad of colors, washing lines are strung between buildings, kids play in the streets, and traces of Jewish, Armenian, and Orthodox communities still stand. Your professional tour guide will inform you from begining till the end of the tour

After your tour guide meet you at your hotel reception... The tour Begin at Kadir Has University in Cibali, an old tobacco factory which houses the excellent Rezan Has Museum. From here, walk along the coast towards the St. Stephens of the Bulgars church – notable because it is made entirely from iron. From there, you can walk inland slightly to visit the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate, and up the steep hill to the imposing red brick Phanar Greek Orthodox College. Head back down the hill to stop for refreshments at Café Vodina.
From there head up to the Fethiye Museum (to see some fine Byzantine mosaics), before going on the Chora Church or Ahrida Synagogue of Istanbul (you’ll need to gain permission in advance to enter the synagogue). If you visit the Chora Church, you could also see climb up onto a section of the Theodosian Walls (old city walls of Constantinople) in nearby Edirnekapi. 
After your tour end your guide will asist you to your hotel.

Visit the painted houses in a myriad of colors, washing lines are strung between buildings, kids play in the streets, and traces of Jewish, Armenian, and Orthodox communities still stand. Your professional tour guide will inform you from begining till the end of the tour