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Istanbul Tourist Pass Over 85 Attractions & Services

Save time and money with the best Istanbul Tourist Pass, available for 1, 2, 3, 5, or 7 days.

Explore the cultural wonders of Istanbul with complimentary guided access to infamous museums like Topkapi Palace, Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sophia, and Dolmabahce Palace.

And experience the magic of a Bosphorus dinner cruise for a compelling evening experience with delectable cuisine and sensational views. 

The Istanbul City Tourist Pass is an online city pass that grants access to some of the city’s top sights on the chosen days. 

It offers a simple, convenient, and enjoyable way to experience Istanbul.

You can customize your tour for Istanbul 1 day tour, Istanbul 2 day tour, Istanbul 3 day tour or 7 days as per your convenience with the validity of 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, or 10 consecutive days.

All passes include a chat service with professional guides available on WhatsApp during specified hours.

To enter the attractions, present your ticket at the entrance and enjoy.

Istanbul Tourist Pass Attractions list

  1. Guided tour of Hagia Sophia in English 
  2. Guided tour of Topkapi Palace Museum in English
  3. Guided tour of Basilica Cistern in English 
  4. Guided tour of Dolmabahçe Palace in English 
  5. Guided tour of Blue Mosque 
  6. Guided tour of Grand Bazaar
  7. Hagia Irene Museum visit in English 
  8. Guided tour of the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum in English 
  9. Visit to Tiled Pavilion Museum 
  10. Visit to Museum of the Ancient Orient 
  11. Photoshoot in Ottoman attire (1 per pass, not per person)
  12. Guided tour of Şerefiye Cistern
  13. Visit Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
  14. Visit to SEA Life Aquarium
  15. Experience the Sapphire Observation Deck with 4D Skyride Simulation
  16. Visit to Museum of Illusions
  17. Hop-on hop-off Bosphorus boat cruise (1-ring or 1-day, Bosphorus Strait or Golden Horn)
  18. Bosphorus boat tour
  19. Princes’ Islands boat trip
  20. Visit Legoland (adults cannot enter without a child)
  21. Xtrem Aventures experience
  22. Visit to Pera Museum
  23. Experience Dialogue in the Silence
  24. Istanbul Airport Shuttle (One way)
  25. Jungle & Dungeon & Safari experience
  26. Visit to Sakıp Sabancı Museum
  27. Upside Down House Photo Experience
  28. Jungle & Dungeon & Safari experience (cannot be visited without children)
  29. Visit The Museum of Selfies
  30. Experience Dialogue in the Dark
  31. Bursa Day trip
  32. Sapanca Lake & Maşukiye Daily Tour
  33. Istanbul Segway Tour
  34. Visit to Emaar Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
  35. Visit to Istanbul Toy Museum

Get access to the following by booking in advance and presenting your ticket

  • Discounted 1-way airport transfer (choose the direction)
  • Whirling dervishes ceremony (requires advance reservation)
  • Bosphorus dinner cruise with dinner and shows included (requires advance reservation)
  • Experience Dialogue in the Dark
  • Combined Miniaturk Park Istanbul and Eyup Sultan Mosque and Pierre Loti Tour
  • Discounted COVID PCR Test
  • Discounted unlimited Wi-Fi device

Pass Includes 

  • Gain 1-time access to the mentioned attractions.
  • Access to state museums is only permitted through guided tours.
  • Enjoy a discount on a 1-way private airport transfer, with the option to choose the direction.
  • Take advantage of a 1-way airport shuttle service to and from IST airport.
  • Engage in a chat service over WhatsApp during specific hours: weekdays from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM and weekends from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
  • Benefit from pickup and drop-off services at hotels/rental places in Sultanahmet, Eminönü, Sirkeci, Laleli, Beyoğlu, Beşiktaş, and Şişli for the dinner cruise, Miniature, Bursa tour, and Sapanca Lake tour.

Meeting Point

Istanbul Tourist Pass Price

Ticket typeVisitors AgePrice
10-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$210
$156
Free Entry
7-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$189
$135
Free Entry
5-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$167
$113
Free Entry
4-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$156
$108
Free Entry
3-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$146
$97
Free Entry
2-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$124
$86
Free Entry
1-Day Istanbul Tourist PassAdult ticket (8 to 99 years)
Child ticket (Up to 7 years)
Infant ticket (Up to 4 years)
$102
$70
Free Entry

Know Before You Go 

  • The pass is valid for 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, or 10 consecutive days.
  • Your digital pass for admission to included attractions (except state museums) is the GYG voucher.
  • English support is provided for assistance.
  • Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays. Whirling Dervishes perform on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Note that children under the age of 7 may not be permitted.
  • Some attractions require reservations. To make reservations, download the Istanbul Tourist Pass app.
  • All attractions allow single entry, except for the Boat Tour, which is valid for one day or one full loop.
  • All children need to present a valid passport at the entrance of museums to validate their age.

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.

FAQs

What is Istanbul Tourist Pass?

The Istanbul Tourist pass is a sightseeing pass valid for 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 or 10 consecutive days. 

It allows you to explore Intanbul’s culture with guided access to museums like Basilica   Cistern, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and Dolmabahce Place with pickup and drop-off services.

Is the Istanbul Tourist Pass worth it?

The Istanbul Tourist Pass is a great value for money if you visit Istanbul. 

You can explore multiple popular attractions with skip-the-line entry with hotel pickup and drop-off services. 

For a 3 day tour of Istanbul, the regular price ₺2903  ($146) for adults, ₺1929 ($97) for child  and infants up to 4 are welcomed free.

Is the Istanbul Tourist Pass valid for a specific period?

The Istanbul tourist pass is valid for a specific duration depending on your chosen package. 

It can be valid for 1, 2, 3, 7, or 10 more days, allowing you to explore Istanbul at your own pace.

What is the best way to tour Istanbul?

The buses and trams are the best way to get around Istanbul, conveniently covering touristy areas. 

However, booking a guided tour can enhance your experience by providing in-depth information, historical context, and insider tips ensuring you maximize your time in Istanbul.

Istanbul museum pass vs tourist pass?

The Istanbul Museum Pass gives access to specific museums and attractions.

While the Istanbul Tourist Pass offers a broader experience, combining museum access with additional perks like Bosphorus cruises, Sapphire Observation Deck, Jungle & Dungeon & Safari experience, and much more.

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