City Tour in Bursa
Karagöz & Hacivat, Atatürk Museum, Muradiye Mosque, Ulumay Museum of Ottoman Folk Costumes and Jewellery, Tophane, Bursa Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts, Bursa City Museum
Tour Style Private Tour
08:00 You will be picked up from your hotel and meet with other tour participants and your Bursa tour guide then drive to Karagoz and Hacivat Monument & Museum. Then visit Ataturk Museum who is the first president of the TURKEY and than we will visit OTTOMAN historical places.The first stop will be Muradiye Mosque and Complex. Afterwards, drive to Ottoman Public Clothes and Wearings Museum. Then drive to Tophane where we visit Ottoman‘s first and second sultans’ tombs. Also, we will visit Clock Tower in here.After this culturel visits we will have lunch in a local restaurant. It is famous for its Iskender kebab is a special food for BURSA since 1867.After lunch we wil see City Museum.This museum mention everything about BURSA to you and after this museum the last direction is to Islamic Works Museum.After this museum it is time to go back to our hotel
Brief Information about the Tour.
Karagöz & Hacivat ; First we will visit these two wicked man’s monuments graves to learn their stories.
Atatürk Museum; On the south side of Bursa is a handsome late 19th century house in which the “Father of modern Turkey” stayed during his thirteen visits to Bursa between 1923 and 1938. Converted to a museum in 1973 it contains furniture and personal effects belonging to Atatürk and a variety of documentation on his life.
Muradiye Mosque; was built by Murad II in 1435 (839 A.H.) on a hill northeast of the city that overlooks the palace grounds (Sarayiçi) to the northwest. . Originally conceived of as a convent (tekke) for the Mevlevi order, the building was converted into a mosque when completed.
Ulumay Museum of Ottoman Folk Costumes and Jewellery; The Ulumay Museum of Ottoman Folk Costumes and Jeweler is home to a much-prized collection, which is housed within the beautiful 15th-century Sair Ahmet Pasa building. Opened as recently as 2004, the main highlights have a strong Turkish folklore theme and are brought to life via an enjoyable guided tour.
Tophane; still alive from ottoman is Good Work. Nowadays, In the month of Ramadan, when İftar (evening meal that breaks the fast during the Ramadan) time all these guns are fired, and all Muslims can breaks their fasts with prayer. Also there is a clock tower also. Around of this area you can find a café and restaurant for drink Turkish coffee or tea with excellent view of bursa.
Bursa Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts; A large selection of impressive works of art and artifacts are to be found here, dating from the Ottoman period, including paintings, statues, textiles, manuscripts, embroideries, ceramics, woodcarvings and even weaponry. There is also a traditional Turkish bath and coffee house.
Bursa City Museum; celebrates the rich Turkish history of the Marmara area and its plentiful exhibits have a strong folklore theme. On display are the works created by the local craftsmen over the years, ranging from wood carvings and hand-woven Turkish rugs at their finest.
What is included
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Professional Guide licensed by the Ministry of Tourism in the tours
- Noted sightseeing tours on regular group or private guided basis
- Mentioned entrance fees to sights by the itinerary
- Meals mentioned by the itinerary - Vegeterian meals available
- All mentioned land transportations
- Local taxes
- Drinks at lunch
- Tips to guide and driver