Live Guided tour to Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
Walking tours

Live Guided tour to Hagia Sophia in Istanbul

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Do this because
  • Includes all entrance tickets so that you can book everything together
  • All taxes, surcharges and fees are included to avoid last-minute surprises
  • Avoid the crowds with exclusive after-hours access
  • Bring the whole family - everyone will love it
  • More than a tour - your guide will share their love of art history with you
  • Multiple departure times throughout the day give you more control over your day of sightseeing
  • Unique experience - definitely something to write home about
  • First time? Perfect chance to get to the know the area like a pro
  • Tell the guide what you want and let them focus the tour on your interests
  • Save time and see more with skip-the-line access
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
  • Let the atmosphere of the city surround you as your guide takes you through the streets
  • Avoid the ticket line and walk right in to spend more time with the art
What to expect

Welcome to the Church of Holy Wisdom.

Get an amazing skip-the-line guided tour, meet with your guide at the meeting point and experience the magnificent Hagia Sophia. The fifteen hundred years old Hagia Sophia Museum is a must see in Istanbul and the skip-the-line tour helps you not to wait for 1500 more years.

First a Greek Orthodox Patriarchal Basilica, later an imperial mosque and now a museum; Hagia Sophia has always been a source of inspiration. With its dome, minarets, lustration urns, narthex and portals, upper gallery, marble door, wishing column and the Lodge of Empress. Hagia Sophia will be unforgettable for you.

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What's included
  • Guided tour
  • Guided walking tour
  • Skip-the-line tickets
  • Entrance ticket
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off beyond specified area
Reduced price
  • Children (3-7 years): reduced

Alemdar, Sultanahmet, 34110 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey

Meeting point:

The tour starts from the stop of the BigBus touristic buses in the Sultanahmet Square, approximately 20 meters (65 ft) in front of the Hagia Sophia Museum. The Sultanahmet Square can be reached via the T1 Tram Line.

Your guide carries a flag with the logo of Istanbul Tourist Pass.

  • Monday at 10:00 am
  • Tuesday at 10:00 am, 10:30 am and 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday and Thursday at 9:00 am, 10:00 am, 10:30 am, 11:00 am, 2:15 am and 3:00
  • Friday to Sunday: at 9:00 am, 10:00 am, 10:30 am and 11:00 am

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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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