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Adult €45.00


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Enjoy a 1-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour of Istanbul and discover the best sights of the city with our Classic Ticket.

Hop on, hop off

Explore Istanbul at your own pace.

Our hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the freedom to explore Istanbul's landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket, and simply hop back on the bus when you're ready.

Free Miniaturk Entry

Discover Istanbul in miniature!

Your ticket grants you admission to Miniaturk, a park that features over 130 models of iconic Turkish buildings at a scale of 1/25. Digital commentary provides detailed information about each model found in the park, which also includes a restaurant, cafe, shopping mall, playground and two museums. Opening hours: 9:00am - 6:00pm. Address: Sütlüce Mahallesi, İmrahor Cd. No:7, 34445 Sütlüce - Beyoğlu (near Stop #25).

Free Naval Museum Entry

Learn about Istanbul's fascinating maritime history

Your ticket grants you admission to the Naval Museum. Visit to see a wide variety of military and maritime artifacts. To get your free Naval Museum Ticket, simple show your Big Bus Tours ticket to any Big Bus Tours staff member.

Pre-recorded Commentary

Available in 8 languages.

Educational and informative pre-recorded commentary is available in your choice of languages: English, Turkish, Arabic, Russian, French, German, Italian & Spanish. Complimentary earphones are also provided.

2 Different Routes

See the city and the Golden Horn.

Big Bus Tours Istanbul offers two different tour routes: The City Tour (Red Route) and The Golden Horn Tour (Blue Route). Your ticket entitles you to hop on both tours, and you can hop off at over 20 conveniently located bus stops to visit Istanbul's top attractions, including Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Bosphorus Bridge and Dolmabahçe Palace.

See all the top landmarks

You'll see the best sights with Big Bus.

Our routes are carefully designed to take you to Istanbul’s most famous landmarks, from the jaw-dropping journey across the Bosphorus Bridge to the divine 'must-see' Blue Mosque.

2 Routes

Our 2 Istanbul Sightseeing Routes

With two different bus routes, spanning both Europe and Asia, there is ample opportunity for sightseeing in Istanbul on board our buses. On our City Tour (Red Route) and Golden Horn Tour (Blue Route), you can learn about Turkish culture and tradition.

  • The Egyptian Bazaar
  • Akaretler District
  • Istiklal Avenue
  • Basilica Cistern
  • Naval Museum
  • Cable Car
  • Beylerbeyi Palace
  • Miniatürk
  • Istanbul Modern Art Museum
  • Nostalgic Tram
  • The Grand Bazaar
  • Istanbul Dolphinarium
  • Cemberlitas Bath
  • Legoland Discovery Center
  • Archaeology Museums
  • Great Palace Mosaics Museum
  • Sealife Aquarium
  • Madame Tussauds
  • Dolmabahçe Palace
  • Hagia Sophia
  • St. Anthony of Padua Church
  • Mihrimah Sultan Mosque
  • Chora Museum
  • Süleymaniye Mosque
  • Valens Aqueduct
  • Yıldız Palace
  • Taksim Square
  • Pammakaristos Church
  • Galata Tower
  • Rahmi M Koç/Transport Museum
  • The Golden Horn
  • Rüstem Pasha Mosque
  • Fatih Mosque
  • Vodafone Arena
  • Bosphorus Bridge
  • Saint Stephen Bulgarian Orthodox Church
  • Galata Bridge
  • Dolmabahçe Mosque
  • Dolmabahçe Clock Tower
  • New Mosque
  • Gülhane Park
  • Bankalar Caddesi (Bank Street)
  • Blue Mosque
  • Eyup Sultan Mosque
  • Ortaköy Mosque
  • Topkapi Palace

Big Bus Tours is the largest operator of open-top bus sightseeing tours in the world, providing sightseeing tours in 22 cities across four continents.

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