Taking you to the best of Istanbul's sights

Our Istanbul hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you total freedom to explore the city’s magnificent landmarks and attractions – at your own pace.

Hop-on, hop-off means you can jump on and off the bus as many times as you want. We have over 11 stops for the Red Route and 8 stops for the Blue Route, located at many of Istanbul’s finest attractions. Red Route buses arrive every 30 minutes, and Blue Route every 60 minutes, so you can discover the city at your leisure, rejoining the tour from any stop when you’re ready.

See it all – no rush, no stress

What you see and how you use your hop-on, hop-off Istanbul bus ticket is completely up to you. You might want time to marvel at the Bosphorus Bridge linking Europe and Asia, appreciate the stunning architecture of the Blue Mosque, maybe immerse yourself in the beguiling sights, sounds and aromas of the Egyptian Bazaar. With Big Bus Tours, you can take the time to discover the best of Istanbul.

More personal

Plan your very own tour. With Istanbul hop-on, hop-off bus tickets, you hop off only at the stops you want. If you’ve seen certain attractions before, you can skip them and stay on the bus until the next stop. Or you can stay seated for the whole tour loop and simply enjoy the incredible views.

More inspiring and informative

Our hop-on, hop-off Istanbul bus tours include recorded commentary in 8 languages. Blending fact, fun and fascinating insights, you’ll get a real taste of Istanbul’s rich history and diverse mix of Middle Eastern and European cultures.

More flexible

  • One ticket, two routes – so you can see the Istanbul that most appeals to you.
  • Different tickets types to suit your trip – 24 or 48 hours, and you can even combine you bus tour with a variety of attractions.