Turkish Airlines is reminding agents that it offers a free service to international travellers who fly through Istanbul with a six- to 24-hour layover.
Since its launch in 2009, touristanbul has helped almost a quarter of a million passengers savour the city.
With its customary Turkish hospitality, Turkish Airlines takes pride in curating a different experience for its passengers by going beyond expectations. The national flag carrier offers the complementary touristanbul service including transfers, access to historical sights as well as a sampling of Turkey’s famed cuisine. Passengers are able to catch a glimpse of the varied history and cultural fusion which has made Istanbul such a vibrant and charming city.
The tour program includes a combination of some Istanbul’s highlights such as Galata Tower (pictured), Topkapı Palace, Sultan Ahmet Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Dolmabahce Palace and more.