BYZANTINE & OTTOMAN RELICS (F/D)

Following breakfast at hotel , Pick up is at 09:00 a.m ; We will start our day with Hippodrome ; Today it is a square namedSultanahmet Meydanı (Sultan Ahmet Square) in the Turkish city of Istanbul, with a few fragments of the original structure surviving.; Then We will head to Topkapı Palace: It is the great residence of Ottoman Sultans from 15th century to 19th centuries. It shelters an exquisite collection of crystal, silver and Chinese porcelain, robes worn by the sultans and their families, the famous jewels of the Imperial Treasury, miniatures, the Holy Mantle; enshrining relics of the Prophet Mohammed and Moses stick. Second Stop is Blue Mosque  which is a historic mosque  and continues to function as a mosque today; men still kneel in prayer on the mosque’s lush red carpet after the call to prayer.We will finish our Day visiting famous shopping mall.