Bridging two continents and connecting cultures: travelers enjoy free layover service in Istanbul with Turkish Airlines and touristanbul

Style Magazine Newswire | 5/7/2018, 11:13 a.m.
Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries and international destinations than any other airline, offers touristanbul, a free layover service to ...

Turkish Airlines, flying to more countries and international destinations than any other airline, offers touristanbul, a free layover service to all Turkish Airlines passengers flying through Istanbul with a 6-24 hour layover. Since its launch in 2009, touristanbul has helped a quarter of a million passengers to explore and enjoy a taste of Istanbul during their layover.

Turkish Airlines takes pride in curating a delightfully different experience for its passenger, inspierd by its longstanding customary Turkish hospitality, and going beyond expectations with its array of unique products and services. The national flag-carrier offers the complimentary touristanbul service including transfers, access to renowned historical sights as well as a sampling of Turkey’s famed cuisine.

Passengers can catch a glimpse of the varied history and cultural fusion which has made Istanbul such a vibrant and charming city.

To enjoy the benefits of touristanbul, passengers must have an international transit flight through Istanbul with Turkish Airlines and layover length between 6-24 hours. Tours depart daily from the Hotel Desk at Istanbul Atatürk Airport, with a daily schedule taking place 8:30 to 11:00, from 09:00 to 15:00, from 09:00 to 18:00, from 12:00 to 18:00 and from 16:00 to 21:00. The tour program includes a combination of some Istanbul’s highlights such as Topkapı Palace, Sultan Ahmet Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Galata Tower, Dolmabahce Palace and many more.

More information on the schedule can be found on the website at:

https://www.turkishairlines.com/en-tr/flights/fly-different/touristanbul/