Daily Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

Hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus gives the opportunity to explore Istanbul at your own pace. You can see all the famous landmarks, from the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque to the splendors of the Ottoman Empire, including Dolmabahçe Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace.

Hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus takes you around İstanbul to see all the sights of the city. There are 2 routes which are Blue Route and Red Route, and buses come regularly and frequently on both routes. There is informative pre-recorded commentary in 8 different languages including English, Turkish, Arabic, Russian, French, German, Italian and Spanish. The earphones are provided as complimentary. You can jump off at any of the stops, visit around, explore the area and take memorable photos. Take the next bus to continue your hop-on hop-off sightseeing.

The City Tour (Red) Route:

  • Sultanahmet Square
  • Galata Bridge
  • Tophane
  • Port
  • Dolmabahçe
  • Naval Museum
  • Beylerbeyi Palace
  • Akaretler / W Hotel
  • Taksim Square
  • Egyptian Spice Bazaar

Golden Horn/Blue Route:

  • Sultanahmet Square
  • Galata Bridge
  • Patriarchate
  • Cable Car
  • Dolphinarium
  • Miniatürk
  • Transport Museum / Rahmi Koç Museum
  • Egyptian Spice Bazaar

Tour Highlights

  • Hop-on and hop-off at more than 15 stops to explore Istanbul's most famous sites
  • Enjoy going around Istanbul's Byzantine and Ottoman architecture by bus
  • Cross the Bosphorus Bridge to Asia
  • Witness the daily life of local people


  • 1-Day Ticket
  • Earphones

Not Included

  • Meals and beverages
  • Entrance tickets for sites
  • Tips and gratuities

Important notes

  • Children under 5 years old are free of charge
  • You will have access to both the Red Route and the Blue Route. Buses come regularly and frequently on both routes.