Turkey Local Guide

We organise all our tours through offical travel agencies in Turkey. By having a local tour guide, you can discover all over Istanbul and Turkey. Furthermore, you can save your time and money with our local tour guides. We will make your visits unforgettable in Turkey!
Top
Grand Bazaar - Turkey Local Guide
fade
3481
page-template,page-template-full-width,page-template-full-width-php,page,page-id-3481,theme-voyagewp,mkd-core-1.2.1,mkdf-social-login-1.3,mkdf-tours-1.4.1,woocommerce-no-js,voyage-ver-1.9,mkdf-smooth-scroll,mkdf-smooth-page-transitions,mkdf-ajax,mkdf-grid-1300,mkdf-blog-installed,mkdf-breadcrumbs-area-enabled,mkdf-breadcrumbs-area-text-size-medium,mkdf-header-standard,mkdf-sticky-header-on-scroll-up,mkdf-default-mobile-header,mkdf-sticky-up-mobile-header,mkdf-dropdown-default,mkdf-light-header,mkdf-fullscreen-search,mkdf-fullscreen-search-with-bg-image,mkdf-search-fade,mkdf-side-menu-slide-with-content,mkdf-width-470,mkdf-medium-title-text,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-6.0.3,vc_responsive
 

Grand Bazaar

Grand Bazaar

It was built by order of Mehmet the Conqueror in 1461 and located in the heart of Istanbul’s Old City. The Grand Bazaar was home to 5 Mosques, 1 School, 7 Fountains, 10 Wells, 1 Water Dispenser and 1 Ablution Fountain.

However it has only 1 Mosque and 1 Ablution Fountain are left today. It has 21 Gates, 2 Bedestens, 17 Inns, 56 Streets, nearly 4000 Shops and employs around 30.000 people. You can visit and make deals for good leather items, nice hanmade carpets, gold, silver or souvenirs by bargaining.

It is located in Beyazit district and you can travel to here by Tram or 10 munites walking distance from Sultanahmet.

Information:

It is closed every Sunday. It is free of charge.

WhatsApp chat