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From Istanbul: Green Bursa Full-Day Excursion

1. From Istanbul: Green Bursa Full-Day Excursion

Bursa was at one time the capital of the Ottoman Empire, one of the largest empires in the history of the world. Enjoy a full-day excursion from Istanbul to explore this city situated on the north-western slopes of Mount Uludag, including 45 minutes in Bursa City for your personal needs.  The city is known as Yesil or Green Bursa owing to its many lovely gardens and parks. The 4th-largest city in Turkey, it is also known for its peaches, chestnuts, and its silk industry. Next, visit the Green mosques, the Green Mausoleum, and the old silk market.

Istanbul: Bursa Uludag Full-Day Trip with Cable Car Ride

2. Istanbul: Bursa Uludag Full-Day Trip with Cable Car Ride

Visit Uludag Mountain, one of Turkey's best destinations for winter sports, on this day trip from Istanbul. Ride on the cable car, enjoy a traditional Turkish lunch, and take a walk through the old silk market. After getting picked up from your hotel in Istanbul, hop on the ferry at Kocaeli for a 45-minute journey to Yalova, where you will drive to Bursa, the former Ottoman capital. Your first stop of the day is the historical Inkaya Tree, a 600-year-old tree and the symbol of Bursa. Refuel with a mixed grill lunch on the outskirts of the town. Continue to Uludag Mountain and climb to the summit by bus. Enjoy some free time for winter activities such as skiing, motor skiing, or riding on the chair lift before taking the cable car back down the mountain for some panoramic views. Next, head to the Green Social Complex, where you'll find the stunning Green Mosque and the Green Mausoleum. These impressive sights are nearby the Old Silk Market, where you can find typical Turkish products such as Turkish delight, honey, and jam (not included in tour cost). Return to Istanbul by bus in the evening and get dropped off back at your hotel.

Bursa: Guided Day Tour with Lunch & Cable Car Experience

3. Bursa: Guided Day Tour with Lunch & Cable Car Experience

At 9 Am, get ready to be taken by Moussa to must to visit sites in Bursa! You'll be heading to in a private car, from your hotel/hostel to ~ The Plane Inkaya: Nothing is better than having breakfast under a 600 years old tree, where it was previously used as a threshing field, It has 13 main branches and is 45 meters tall and the plane will grant cool shade and peaceful moments to you! A ride in Bursa Teleferik (Cable car): A unique ride, where you'll be getting up high the mountain Uludag as you'll be sightseeing such a rare sight of forest-covered by snowflakes! SILK MARKET - KOZA HAN: The doorway to Koza Han. The structure composes of two breathtaking floors in the typical Ottoman architecture with a courtyard in the middle. All is covered and arched and despite silk trade as such is no longer organized here, the shops selling silk garments, scarves and also some table silver. Two special waterfalls: There is no greater adventure than getting to waterfalls in Bursa, For those who enjoy discovering hidden treasures, you'll be amazed by both of them, well, don't forget to take pictures! Honey farm and Fruit farm - ARICILIK: Where you'll taste the organic honey and get to know how honey is originally made, a place where you'll get enough information from and pick up fresh fruit by yourself and you'll get treated with fruit and vegetables ~ Gemilik lokumcusu factory: a place where a famous Turkish dessert is made and you'll get a chance to see a variety kinds of this amazing dessert and taste some ~ Magazin Outlet Shopping Center: You're free to go shopping in one of the biggest and best malls in Istanbul ~ You'll get dropped off at your hotel/hostel with unforgettable memories!

From Istanbul: Bursa and Mt. Uludağ Full-Day Tour

4. From Istanbul: Bursa and Mt. Uludağ Full-Day Tour

Departing from your hotel in Istanbul at 08:00, head directly for the port and board a ferry-boat that will take you to the city of Bursa. The streets of Bursa, the first capital of the Ottoman Empire, are filled with relics of the past, including historical buildings and artifacts that tell the story of Turkish history, culture and civilization. Often called "Green Bursa," the city is also filled with lush parks and gardens, vast forests, and orchards. Take the cable car to the Mt. Uludağ, where you will enjoy a BBQ lunch before visiting Ulu Cami (Grand Mosque). The mosque, built between 1399 and 1400, is still the largest mosque in Bursa. There, you can admire its exquisite calligraphy and the great craftsmanship. Afterwards, you may enjoy some famous local Turkish products, including roasted chestnuts and Turkish sweets. Before the day is done, pay a visit to Bursa's silk market and then begin your journey back to Istanbul.

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What people are saying about Bursa

Our trip to Green Bursa and Uludag mountain was great! It was a 14 hours trip from Istanbul.Our coach was clean, the driver was excellent and our tour guide Mahmad was excellent too- very professional, knowledgeable, friendly and kind.We spent hours on top of the Uludag mountain to enjoy the breathtaking view and it was with snow(winter time).We visited some specialty foods, jewelries and souvenir shops on our way to Bursa. We had free BBQ lunch, photograph while having lunch( fee not included) and took cable car on our way to Bursa from Uludag. I would highly recommend this tour.

It was a looooong tour so be patient. It’s not just a hop on hop off kinda tour. Long stones long road so be patient. But I can tell you this, it’s all worth it.

Not much snow. Wether was good. The guide was superb.

Everything was good and as described in the program.

It was an amazing experience. Beautiful landscape.