Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace Tickets

Save time and money and explore the top two attractions of Istanbul with one ticket!

Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tickets allow you to skip the line and get direct access to the most visited landmarks in Istanbul with an expert guide.

Begin your journey at Hagia Sophia, which has held the title of the largest Christian church in the world for over 1,000 years.

Next, visit the majestic Topkapi Palace, which was the residence of Ottoman Sultans for centuries. 

Explore its opulent halls and discover the rich history within its walls.

In a guided tour of Hagia Sophia and Topkapi, take advantage of your free time to explore at your own pace. 

Use the audio guide app in seven languages to delve deeper into each site’s stories and insider information.

Combo tickets for Hagia Sophia and Topkapi offer two options for your convenience. 

If you choose the 10 AM timeslot, you can enjoy all the tours in one day, guided by the same tour guide, in three hours. 

Alternatively, you can spread the tours across three days, allowing you the flexibility to visit the sites whenever it suits you. 

Look out for the tour guides with flags, making them easy to spot.

Let the expert guides and convenient options enhance your visit, ensuring a memorable and seamless exploration.

Ticket Includes 

  • Skip the ticket lines (except Hagia Sophia)
  • Hagia Sophia Tour
  • Topkapi Palace Tour
  • Entry fees
  • English-speaking tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Audio app in English, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish, French, and Turkish

Meeting Point 

Meet the guide at Yesil Ev (“Green House”) on a side street in Sultanahmet Square, close to Derviş Cafe between the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque.

Cankurtaran, Kabasakal Cd. 3-2, 34122 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkiye

Ticket Prices

Tickets TypeVisitors AgePrice
EnglishAdult ticket (7 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 6 years)
Free Entry
SpanishAdult ticket (Up to 99 years)$61

Know Before You Go

  • Hagia Sophia may have a security waiting time of up to 1 hour during the high season. Your tour guide will use this time to share interesting facts about daily life and the history of Istanbul.
  • At Topkapi Palace, you’ll skip the ticket lines but still need a security check. This process can take up to 10 minutes.
  • Remember to dress modestly at Hagia Sophia. Both men and women should have their arms and legs covered. Women must also cover their hair with a scarf. If you forget to bring a scarf, you can buy one at the entrance for $2.
  • To access the audio guide app, follow these simple steps: 
  1. Download the YourMobileGuide app from the Apple App Store 
  2. Then search for “ymg4” and see the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace tours. 
  3. After that, enter the code and get ready to start the audio guide. 

Reserve and Cancellation Policy

  • Reserving now and paying later allows for flexible travel plans. The system will automatically charge the card 72 hours before the start of the activity, although earlier payment is possible as well.
  • Cancel 24 hours before your visit for a full refund.

Featured Image: Andrey Khrobostov, Asikkk(Canva)

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