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Green Bursa Walking Tour

Duration: 6h
Languages: English
Guru: Ahmet
Registered on September 08, 2021

Hi! I am Ahmet, a professional tour guide licensed by the Turkish Ministry of Tourism and Culture and all my tours are being conducted under the regulations and price policy of the Ministry. Feel free to contact me for more information.....

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Uludağ (Great Mountain), the ancient Mt. Olympus, dominates bustling Bursa, a historic city full of wonderful monuments dating back to the early Ottoman period. It is a wonderful place to linger for a weekend and receives fewer visitors than Istanbul.
We will begin discovering Bursa at the Great Mosque, often called 'Hagia Sophia of Bursa' in the town center. Right next to the mosque lies Grand Bazaar, which has preserved its local color and is far less touristy than its Istanbul counterpart. In the nearby, we will see Cocoon Inn where silk scarves are sold.
We will continue our walk towards Green Mosque which was built in 1424. And then we will see the Green Tomb decorated with turquoise tiles right next to the mosque.
Finally, we will visit the tombs of Osman and Orhan Gazi, the first two Ottoman sultans, who are buried up high at Tophane near an old Ottoman clock tower and a newly-restored stretch of the old city wall.
I invite you to walk on the streets of the first Ottoman capital and discover it with me by learning its history. I can take you to the best places for eating local famous kebabs and candied chestnut. We can also stop for drinking Turkish tea and coffee with the city scenery.

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  • Meeting point:
    Osmangazi, Tophane Parkı, Osmangazi Ç...
    Osmangazi, Tophane Parkı, Osmangazi Çk. Sk. No:25 D:1, 16040 Osmangazi/Bursa, Turkey
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    I will be in front of the Clock Tower with a black umbrella

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

5.00
Excellent
(3 ratings)
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Professionalism
5.0
Fun
5.0
Expression
5.0
Quality
5.0
Route
5.0
Esther 03 Feb 2023
Rome

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Travelled in couple - Feb 2023
What an amazing day! Ahmed took us to some hidden spots besides the highlights of the city of Bursa, and remained with us much more than the end of the tour to help us to find a thermal spa in the suburbs. We highly recommend doing a tour with him!
Rehana 27 Dec 2022
Durban

Verified booking
Travelled in group - Dec 2022
The most comprehensive walking tour of bursa. Highly recommend if you want to see everything that bursa offers. Ahmet took his time and explained as we walked along.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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