Book Tour and Activities on the Go!


Topkapi Palace Istanbul Includes



Topkapi Palace Istanbul Overview

Istanbul is a city where Asia meets Europe. The city is famous for its four major empires such as the Roman Empire, the Byzantine Empire, the Latin Empire and the Ottoman Empire. Explore the main monument of these four empires- Topkapi Palace Istanbul. 

What to expect from Topkapi Palace Istanbul :

Visit the magnificent Topkapi Palace
Explore the famous Topkapi Palace Istanbul on a guided tour. The palace was served as the main residence and administrative headquarters of the Ottoman sultans in the 15th and 16th centuries. Do you know it was originally started building in 1459 and transformed into a museum in 1924? 

A chance to make new friends
Booking the Topkapi Palace Istanbul ticket gives you an opportunity to make new friends as it is a group tour. You will explore the palace with your group members where you can interact with them. You will get a Topkapi palace map and access to an audio guide. You can visit the palace on your own with your new friends.  

English speaking guide included
You will be going to explore the palace with an English speaking guide. The guide is local and knowledgable and will tell you the history and secrets about the palace. You will be given a map and audio guide, which is available in English, German, Turkish, French, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, Russian, Polish, and Chinese language. 

Skip the line and enter directly
With the Topkapi palace Istanbul ticket, you will enter the place enter directly with the voucher without any hassle of the lines. So book now and forget about the waiting in long lines.

Know before you go:

Topkapi Palace IstanbulTour Schedule:
1 Feb 2020-31 Oct 2020
09:30 am,10:30 am,11:30 am,12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm
Closed on Tuesdays

Meet Up Information:
Location: Sultanahmet Fountain across the Topkapi Palace main entrance (first gate)

Cankurtaran, 34122 Fatih, İstanbul, Turkey. 

How to reach:
Reach Sultanahmet Tram Station (line T1) and from here the location is just 5-8 minutes walk away

Additional information:

- Please look for your guide wearing a Welcome Card red shirt, jacket, and holding a red umbrella
- For adult ticket, age is 7+
- Children aged 0-6 can join the tour free of charge


  • Topkapi palace tour

Other Inclusions

  • Meet and greet by an official guide
  • 7
  • 30-minute guided tour
  • 7
  • Fast track entrance
  • 7
  • Topkapi Palace map
  • 7
  • Audio guide available in English, German, Turkish, French, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, Russian, Polish, and Chinese

Things To Carry

  • Water bottle
  • 7
  • Sunglasses
  • 7
  • Thrillophilia voucher
  • 7
  • Valid ID proof


  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity
  • 7
  • The voucher is valid only on the date and time specified
  • 7
  • Please look for your guide wearing a Welcome Card red shirt, jacket, and holding a red umbrella
  • 7
  • Please arrive at the museum 15 minutes before your selected departure time

Tour Type

  • This is a group tour

Topkapi Palace Istanbul: Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made at least 48 hours prior to the activity
  • 7
  • No refunds will be issued for latecomers and no-shows

Topkapi Palace Istanbul: Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
  • 7
  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Topkapi Palace Istanbul: Booking Confirmation Policy

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
  • 7
  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
  • 7
  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

Write Your Story

    Your Rating:


    People Also Ask About Topkapi Palace Istanbul

    1. Is the guide Included?

      Yes, a professional guide is included in the Topkapi Palace tickets. The English-speaking guide will give you a thorough tour of the palace telling you interesting facts and stories about this historically significant palace in Istanbul. Additionally, you will also be given a map and an audio guide available in multiple languages, including English, German, Turkish, French, Italian, Arabic, Spanish, Russian, Polish, and Chinese.

    2. What is included in the Topkapi Palace Istanbul Day Tour?

      The Topkapi Palace tickets include skip-the-line entry to the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul and a 30-minute guided tour inside the palace. An official tour guide will meet and greet you before proceeding to the palace and give you some insight into the history and secrets of the historical palace. A map of the palace and a multilingual audio guide is also included in the tickets, and you can use the same for reference as you stroll through the palace.

    3. Where Can I Book Topkapi Palace Istanbul Tickets Online?

      The tickets to Topkapi Palace Istanbul can be purchased online at several websites including Thrillophilia, which allow you fast track entry to the palace along with exclusive discounts and offers. On booking the tour with Thrillophilia, you also avail the services of a local guide along with a map and an audio guide for an immersive experience at the palace. Enjoy the hassle-free booking process and speedy confirmation voucher for a delightful tour in Istanbul.

    4. How much is the Topkapi Palace Istanbul Day Tour?

      A guided tour at the Topkapi Palace is priced at INR 1108 per adult on the Thrillophilia website, inclusive of a 9% discount on the initial price. The tickets are of a skip-the-line type and allow you a fast track entrance to the palace. Additionally, a map and an audio guide are also included in the cost. The tour continues for 30 minutes and lets you experience this historic palace thoroughly.

    5. What are the timings of Topkapi Palace Istanbul?

      The Topkapi Palace is open from 0900 AM to 0600 PM every day, except Tuesday. Slots for the guided tour of the palace are: From 1st Feb 2020 to 31st Oct 2020: 09:30 AM,10:30 am,11:30 am,12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm.

    6. How long does it take to go through Topkapi Palace Istanbul?

      The Topkapi Palace is big and generally would take between one and two hours to explore the place, including the time spent in the queues outside the palace. However, with a fast track entry and an expert guide at your service, you will be able to go through the palace in half an hour and become an expert on the Palace.

    Why Thrillophilia

    • b

      Verified Reviews

      25000+ Pictures and Reviews on the platform.

    • b

      Best Price Guarantee

      We have a best price guarantee. If you get the same product anywhere else at a cheaper price and you inform us about the same on the same day of your booking, we will refund the difference of cost to you.

    • b

      10000+ Tours and Activities

      We have activities across 17 countries, across every category so that you never miss best things to do anywhere.

    • b

      Customer Delight

      We are always able to support you so that you have a hassle free experience.


    Renu - KL
    Renu - KL
    Code: 2432220

    Most Popular Destinations

    Send me details!Book Now