|Official Website Price||€60|
|Other Websites’ Prices||€60|
Discover Istanbul’s intercontinental charm with Big Bus Tours™. Our open-top sightseeing tour buses explore the city over two routes(Red tour, Blue Tour), introducing you to its most iconic sights and landmarks. You’re free to hop on and hop off the bus as much as you like, with 15+ stops conveniently located close to must-see sights like Bosphorus, Taksim, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and the Basilica Cistern.
Buses are scheduled to arrive at each stop every 30-60 minutes, giving you plenty of time to hop off, visit famous landmarks and uncover your own favourites. Stay for a little while to take pictures, or immerse yourself for hours – our tours grant you the freedom to sightsee at your own pace.
With two different bus routes, spanning both Europe and Asia, there is ample opportunity for sightseeing in Istanbul on board our buses. On our City Tour (Red Route) and Golden Horn Tour (Blue Route), you can learn about Turkish culture and tradition.
You can hop on our Istanbul City Tour: Red Route from any of our 11 hop-on, hop-off stops. This applies to our Golden Horn Tour: Blue Route as well.
Tours start at Sultanahmet Square between Blue Mosque and Hagia Sophia next to the main road
🎟️ Deluxe BIG BUS™ ISTANBUL ticket (72-hour ticket):
Use your ticket as much as you like for 72 hours with two different bus routes, spanning both Europe and Asia.
📶 Free WiFi onboard
🗺️ Free Istanbul route map
🌐 Audio commentary in 8 languages:
English, Turkish, Arabic, Russian, French, German, Italian & Spanish. Complimentary earphones are provided for free.
🔖 Free Naval Museum entrance
🔖 Free Miniaturk entrance
☕ Enjoy your free turkish coffee in Mirage Lounge roof cafe (only for online ticket):
🎁 Get your free magnet & -20% discount in Hop-On Gift Store (only for online ticket):
📱 Feel free to track your location and see the next stops on Yourist App:
Yourist App is free and avaliable on Google Play & Apple Store
Free cancellation: Did your plans changed? No problem! You can get full refund until 24 hours before check-in.
These tour packages are available daily
|Red Route||First Bus - Last Bus|
|Monday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Tuesday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Wednesday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Thursday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Friday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Saturday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Sunday||09:15 - 16:45|
|Frequency :||Every 30 Minutes|
|Duration :||2 Hours|
|Blue Route||First Bus - Last Bus|
|Monday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Tuesday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Wednesday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Thursday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Friday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Saturday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Sunday||10:00 - 16:00|
|Frequency :||Every 60 Minutes|
|Duration :||1 Hour 15 Minutes|
|Dolmabahçe Palace||Fatih Mosque|
|Hagia Sophia||Vodafone Arena|
|St. Anthony of Padua Church||Bosphorus Bridge|
|Mihrimah Sultan Mosque||Saint Stephen Bulgarian Orthodox Church|
|Süleymaniye Mosque||Galata Bridge|
|Valens Aqueduct||Dolmabahçe Clock Tower|
|Yıldız Palace||New Mosque|
|Taksim Square||Gülhane Park|
|Pammakaristos Church||Bankalar Caddesi (Bank Street)|
|Rahmi M Koç/Transport Museum||Blue Mosque|
|The Golden Horn||Eyup Sultan Mosque|
|Rüstem Pasha Mosque||Ortaköy Mosque|
Personnels were very concerned. they offer a good quality service. i will never forget this experience. im happy to join the tour :)
hey can i join both the blue and red routes with the same ticket?
i used the big bus in paris before, this time, i like it again as before. this hop on hop off brand is really good quality.
in spite of a tiring activity, big bus was a unique experience
if it were possible, I would travel more
THE BUSES WERE CLEAN, TRAVELING OUTDOORS WAS ALSO NICE
Great way to see the key places(:
this 2 days were unbelievable. it was really nice. i suggest of course,
Me gusta aqui Se lo recomendaré a todos.