HISTORICAL BURSA - The first capital city of the Ottoman Empire!
Despite its smaller size, many of Bursa's Ottoman landmarks rival those of Istanbul. Best of all, this lush city, known as "Green Bursa", rests at the base of Mt. Uludag, a forested peak once thought to be the mythical Mt. Olympus. Enjoy a magical day of incomparable architectural wonders and natural beauty.
Our tour in Bursa:
We travel by ferry to Yalova, then by luxury coach to the city of Bursa*, which dates back to the 2nd century B.C. The first capital of the Ottoman Empire, Bursa is one of the greatest treasure houses of Islamic architecture.
Green mosque and Green Mausoleum will be first stop in Bursa, both built by 5th Ottoman Sultan Mehmet Çelebi in 15th century. Then we will climb up Uludag Mountain by cable car and have fun with magnificent city view.
You will take photo in every seconds while passing through forest with lots of tree species.
While arriving to the top of the mountain which is 2.486 metres above sea level and feel fresh air.
Next, we'll go to see the great Old Tree which is more than 600 years old.
While coming back to Istanbul, we will stop one of the most famous delight factory with most delicious ones in Bursa.