Avail of a two-in-one experience in Istanbul - the Hagia Sophia Museum & Topkapi Palace tour
Have no worry about waiting in line and enter both the museums conveniently with your priority access ticket
Learn about Istanbul's rich history, culture, and faith as you take a tour around these two museums
Be in awe of the intricate details and architectural decor of both the Hagia Sophia Museum & Topkapi Palace
Meeting Location: Cankurtaran, Park İçi Yolu, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
Activity Starting Time: 10:00 AM
Activity Duration: 4 Hours (Approx.)
About Hagia Sophia & Topkapi Palace Combo Tour, Istanbul:
Experience the best of Istanbul's historical and cultural wonders with the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace combo tour. Step into the enchanting Hagia Sophia, where Byzantine and Ottoman architecture blend harmoniously. Admire its magnificent domes, intricate mosaics, and the iconic Deesis mosaic of Christ. Continue your journey to the opulent Topkapi Palace, once the residence of Ottoman sultans, and admire its lavish courtyards, luxurious chambers, and fascinating Harem. Marvel at the priceless artifacts, including the dazzling Topkapi Dagger and the legendary Spoonmaker's Diamond. Book your Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace combo tour and create lasting memories of the city’s majestic past.
About Hagia Sophia & Topkapi Palace Combo Tour:
How to Reach?
Yes, you can buy the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tour combo online. The online tickets will include skip the line tickets to both the attractions along with a host who will enrich your experience by telling you about the attractions. Purchasing combo tickets online will also allow you to enjoy exciting discounts as well.
The Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tour includes a visit to two popular attractions of Istanbul, the famous Topkapi Palace, one of the world’s largest surviving palaces and Hagia Sophia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site which was initially built as a cathedral but was converted to a mosque later on.
You will be able to book the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tour combo online. By combining the trip to these two famous attractions, you can enjoy fabulous attractions. Moreover, you will be able to skip the line while entering both popular attractions.
The Hagia Sophia is open 24 hours throughout the year. However, non-worshippers are not allowed to visit during the prayer hours daily, as well as the noon prayers on Fridays. The Topkapi Palace opens daily at 9 am but closes at different times in different seasons. In the winter months from October 30th to April 15th, the palace closes at 4:45 PM. In summer months, from April 16th to October 29th, the Topkapi Palace closes at 6 pm.
The Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tour is open to visitors of all age groups. However, the ticket price for children up to the age of 5 years can avail of the child ticket. Those above 5 years will need to purchase an adult ticket to enjoy the experience.
Yes, there are several restrictions or guidelines for visiting Hagia Sophia. As the attraction is a place of worship, you will need to remove your shoes before entering. You will need to wear suitable clothing covering your knees and shoulders. You will also not be able to carry any food or drink inside Hagia Sophia as it is a religious place.
Yes, there is a dress code for going on a Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tour. While visiting Topkapi Palace, you must refrain from wearing any skirts, strapless or sleeveless clothing that will expose your shoulders or your knees. Hagia Sophia, being a mosque, also follows the same dress code. Additionally, you will need to cover your head with a headscarf while entering the holy place.
The Topkapi Palace is famous for being one of the largest surviving palaces in the world. The palace served as the home for the Ottoman Sultans for almost four centuries before being converted into a museum. The Topkapı Palace Museum today exhibits the imperial collections of the Ottoman Empire along with a large collection of manuscripts as well as books. The palace has also been famed for its magnificent architecture, as well as for projecting the history and culture of the Ottoman Empire.
The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 1 business hours of successful booking.
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.
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