Tour Style : Group and Private, Religious, Cultural, Family-Friendly.
Duration : 3 Nights 4 Days
Highlights : Ertugrul Tour and Sahaba Tombs tour
This 4 Days Best Selling Turkey package with Ertugrul Retreat and Sahabas will take you back in time to walk in the Footsteps of Ottoman Fathers and will give you a chance to pay a tribute to Sahabas who are the companions of our beloved Prophet Muhammed (PBUH ) and tried to get the City of Constantinople based of the message and hadith of our beloved Prophet Muhammed (PBUH ) before you leave Istanbul .
Day 1 : ARRIVAL TO ISTANBUL
Arrival to Istanbul at any airport . Meet with our staff at the airport and we will transfer you to your hotel . Overnight is at the hotel .
Day 2 : ISTANBUL - SOGUT - BILECIK - INEGOL -BURSA
Around 0700 am , We pick you up from your hotel in Istanbul early in the morning and drive to Sogut area where everything started for Ottoman History.
Sogut is the birthplace of Ottoman Empire .
Being in Sogut is like a voyage in time machine and you will be amazed with the untouched beauty of the surroundings and nature. Especially thinking the fact that our great hero Ertugrul Ghazi had been in these places and walked here and now it is our turn to follow his footsteps . We will visit the tomb of Ertugrul Ghazi where he died in 1288 and lots of monuments which are tributed to him, scattered around the town. You will have free time here to take photos and we hire Alp 's or Hatuns ' clothes for you complimentary so you can take photos as well . If you like you can ride a horse and take photos with the costumes while you ride the horse.We will also visit the Tomb of Sheikh Edebali who was the mentor of Ertugrul Ghazi and considered as spiritual founder of Ottoman Empire and also Tomb of Bala Hatun who is the wife of Osman Ghazi and Sheikh Edebali 's Daughter . We also visit Orhangazi Mosque which is the first Ottoman Mosque with a lead dome built in 1332 . Our last stop is Ottoman Sultans Timeline park where you can learn the most about Ottoman Sultans . After Bilecik we will continue to Inegol where we will visit the real tomb of Turgut Alp who was one of the greatest of warriors and a very close confidant of Ertugrul Ghazi and later his successor, Osman I . He ruled the area for 36 years and buried in Inegol as well.
After Inegol we will continue to Bursa City which was the first capital of Ottoman Empire . We will visit Tophane area , where Osman Ghazi and Orhan Ghazi, the founders of the Ottoman dynasty, were laid for their final rest in two ancient Byzantine structures, which underwent drastic alteration or were even completely rebuilt after the earthquake of 1855. The tour ends by visiting Bursa Grand Mosque; built in the Seljuk style, it was ordered by the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I and built between 1396 and 1399. Then, we will start to journey back to Istanbul.End of Ertugrul Tour with sweet memories .
Day 3 : PRIVATE SAHABA TOUR IN ISTANBUL
"Lataftahanna al-Qustantiniyya wa lani`ma al-amiru amiruha wa lani`ma al-jayshu dhalika al-jaysh."
“Verily you shall conquer Constantinople. What a wonderful leader will her leader be, and what a wonderful army will that army be!”
Let your ziarah achieve excellence by visiting a city which is sanctified by our prophet Mohammad (PBUH) with his hadith above and take the chance to see Sahaba Tombs while you are in Istanbul .
Alhamdulillah we have facilitated a tour for you to visit sahaba tombs istanbul and to throw light on Istanbul's significance for its history and religious importance.
Our Islamic History Expert tour guide picks you up from your hotel and InshaAllah we start our Sahaba tour .
Our first visit to Karakoy area and we visit Underground Mosque there where 3 Sahabas Tombs Hz. Vehb Bin Huseyre ( RA ) , Amr Bin As ( RA ) , Sufyan Bin Uyeyne ( RA ) are located .
Then we continue to Egrikapi area for a visit to Abdullah El-Hudri ( RA ) tomb which is located right in front of Old City walls of Istanbul.Then we visit Haceti Hafir ( RA ) , Abdulsiddik Bin Amir ( RA )
Sube ( RA ) tombs .
We continue our visits to Edhem ( RA )
,Arpaci Hayreddin (RA ),Abdulrahman (RA ) ,Abu Derdag ( RA )
Then we continue to Ayyub Sultan area to visit Halid bin Zeyd 's tomb known as Abu Ayyub Al Ensari ( RA ) who is the most well known Sahaba and whom our beloved Prophet Mohammed stayed in his house almost for 7 months till the construction of the mosque in Medinah.
We will have lunch and after lunch will visit Muhammed El Ensari ( RA )
. Ahmad El Ensari ( RA ),Kab Bin Malik ( RA ) ,Ebu Seybe El Hudri(RA),Hamidullah El Ensari ( RA ) ,and Cabir Bin Abdullah ( RA ) who spread over 1540 hadith.End of our Sahaba Tour with a spiritual satisfaction alhamdulillah.
We will drop you back to the hotel or if you want to go anywhere else we can drop you there as well . End of Sahaba tour in Istanbul which is the most spiritual and best Islamic tour that any Muslim must do during their visit to Istanbul .
Day 4 : ISTANBUL - DEPARTURE
Breakfast at your hotel and free time until transfer to the airport.
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