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Skip the Line Tickets to Topkapi Palace with Audio Guide App

€28
€24.80
Save 11%
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
Flexible Duration
Audio Guide
  • The Topkapı Palace was the home of the Ottoman Sultan, as well as the center for administration. It has survived four centuries and the rule of 25 sultans.
  • Enter the Palace led by a representative, and explore the opulent interiors by yourself at your own pace, assisted by an audio guide available in 10 languages.
  • The First Courtyard consisted of a hospital, a bakery, an arsenal, the mint, storage places, and some dormitories.
  • Fun Fact: The Byzantine Church of Hagia Eirene was located in the first courtyard but was converted into an armory.
  • The Second Courtyard was the seat of the Divan, and also hosted the privy stables and the kitchens.
  • The kitchen has on display a collection of Chinese porcelain, which is said to be the third most valuable in the world.
  • Important: Please note that while you cannot enter the Topkapi Palace without a representative, this ticket is not for a guided tour. After your representative takes you to the entrance of the palace, you can explore the palace by yourself.
  • Keep in mind that entry to the Palace is only possible at the time slot selected during booking. Once inside, you can stay as long as you want until the closing time of 5pm.
  • The audio guide is available in English, German, French, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Arabic, Chinese, and Turkish.
  • Your Audio Guide instructions will be shared in your voucher.
  • There is limited internet at the museum/pier so please download the app prior to your visit.
  • The app does not require internet once it has been downloaded (ensure you have activated GPS).
  • Please carry your own headphones.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Tickets to Topkapi Palace and Harem with Highlights Tour

€38
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr.
Audio Guide
  • Discover one of Istanbul’s prized UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Topkapi Palace and get access to catch a glimpse of the Harem with skip-the-line tickets.
  • Learn more about this palace that was built by Mehmet the Conquerer and was home to Sultans for almost 4 centuries since with the help of your multiple language audio guide.
  • Explore the palace's opulent pavilions, courtyards, the Harem, and many smaller buildings.
  • An expert local guide will be alongside you, giving you insight into the history of the monument.
  • Step 1: Go to Apple or Play Store and search for ''YourMobileGuide''.
  • Step 2: Download ''YourMobileGuide''.
  • Step 3: Open the App and select ''All Audio Tours''.
  • Step 4: Select Turkey and then Istanbul and search for "Topkapi Palace".
  • Step 5: You will receive your redeem code from the tour guide.

Note:

  • There is limited internet at the museum/pier so please download the app prior to the tour.
  • The app does not require internet once it has been downloaded (ensure you have activated GPS).
  • Do not forget to bring your headphones.
  • The audio guide is available in English, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Arabic and Chinese.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Combo: Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise + Topkapi Palace Tickets/Hagia Sophia Tour

€22
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
2 hr. 30 min.
Audio Guide
  • Save money with this combo ticket and enjoy exploring Topkapi Palace or take a tour of Hagia Sophia and then hop aboard for a 1.5-hour cruise on the Bosphorus waterway.
  • Learn about the former Turkish empire, the Ottoman Empire, with an audio guide available in 10 languages.
  • The beautiful interior of this palace oozes Turkish charm and history which will have you admiring the artistic and architectural skills of the early Turks.
  • Choose the variant with the Hagia Sophia guided tour and learn about Byzantine and Ottoman art pieces with your expert English-speaking guide.
  • After the 1-hour guided tour, feel free to explore the museum on your own. Discover the beauty of Byzantine architecture and learn the history of Ottoman Sultans.
  • Hop aboard a 1.5-hour Bosphorus Cruise for a relaxing round trip on the waters of Bosphorus as you enjoy the beautiful view of Istanbul.
  • The audio guide available in 9 languages on the Bosphorus Cruise will help you gain more insight into Istanbul and the places that you will see while on board.
  • Pass by some of the major attractions of Istanbul such as the Golden Horn, the Dolmabahce Palace, Ortaköy Mosque, and the Hagia Sophia Museum.

Topkapi Palace

  • Skip-the-line entry into Topkapi Palace
  • Audio guide in 10 languages
  • The services of a representative who will lead you to the entrance

Historian Guided Hagia Sophia

  • 1-hour English guided tour by a historian

Bosphorus Cruise

  • 1.5-hour cruise
  • Audio guide in 9 languages
  • Duration of the cruise: 1.5 hour
  • Start Point & End Point: Kabatas Pier
  • What will you see: Galata Tower | Dolmabahce Palace | Ciragan Palace| Ortaköy Mosque | Bosphorus Bridge | Beylerbeyi Palace | Üsküdar | Maiden Tower | Topkapi Palace | Hagia Sophia | Seaside Villas
  • Please carry your own earphones for the best audio experience.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Skip the Line Guided Tour of Topkapi Palace

€38
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 15 min.
Guided Tour
  • Topkapı Palace was the primary residence of the Ottoman Sultans for nearly 400 years.
  • Enjoy the convenience of the skip-the-line entry (less queuing, more viewing!) as well as the company of an expert guide.
  • Your expert guide will narrate the fascinating history of the palace and all that you see around you.
  • Marvel at the weapons of the Ottoman Army, the beautiful fabrics, jewels, and art.
  • In the Palace kitchen, discover an astonishing collection of Chinese and Japanese porcelain too.
  • The Holy Relics Chamber contains items associated with legendary historical figures such as Prophet Muhammad, Moses, and David.
  • Note: If you would like to visit the Harem, you can purchase a separate ticket at the ticket booth outside the Harem, once your guided tour has finished.
  • Children aged 3-7yrs enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Guided Tour of Topkapi Palace and Harem with Historian Guide

€49
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
1 hr. 30 min.
Audio Guide
  • Discover one of Istanbul’s prized UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Topkapi Palace.
  • Enjoy skip-the-line entry to the attraction with your exclusive VIP tickets.
  • Inside the harem, explore the passageways, the Queen Mother's Apartments, and the Courtyard of the Eunuchs.
  • An expert local historian guide will be alongside you, giving you insight into the history of the monument.
  • Additionally, you can enjoy engaging commentary from an audio guide as you explore the Palace.
  • Step 1: Go to Apple or Play Store and search for ''YourMobileGuide''.
  • Step 2: Download ''YourMobileGuide''.
  • Step 3: Open the App and select ''All Audio Tours''.
  • Step 4: Select Turkey and then Istanbul and search for "Topkapi Palace".
  • Step 5: You will receive your redeem code from the tour guide.

Note:

  • There is limited internet at the museum/pier so please download the app prior to the tour.
  • The app does not require internet once it has been downloaded (ensure you have activated GPS).
  • Do not forget to bring your headphones.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.