Immerse yourself in a day-long excursion to Green Bursa, a city teeming with remnants of its illustrious past as the first capital of the Ottoman Empire. As Turkey’s fourth largest city, Bursa offers an intriguing day trip from Istanbul. We ensure daily departures for our Bursa and Uludag tour, making it a guaranteed part of your itinerary when visiting Istanbul.
Early in the morning, our representative will meet you in your hotel lobby and accompany you to Yenikapi for the ferry ride to Bursa. The journey to this former Ottoman Capital takes about 90 minutes. Bursa is famously associated with Uludag Mountain, which looms over the city and is also a popular ski resort. The following attractions will be part of your tour, all guided by a professional and experienced tour guide licensed by the ministry of tourism.
Journey to Uludag
Mountain Recognized as a hub of mountain and winter tourism, Uludag Mountain is the largest winter and nature sports center in Bursa, Turkey. Referred to as Olimpos Mountain and Kesis (Mosk) Mountain, Uludag stands at a height of 2543 meters and is about 40 km long and 15-20 km wide. Upon reaching Uludag Mountain, you will have free time to relish the environment and partake in activities like ATV safari, snowmobiles, or skiing. A tele-siege ride also provides a wonderful opportunity to appreciate the stunning view of Mt. Uludag.
Exploration of Bursa City Center
After descending from Uludag Mountain to the city center, we will pause to explore notable landmarks such as Ulu Camii (Grand Mosque), Yesil Camii (Green Mosque), Yesil Turbe (Green Mausoleum), Koza Han & The Covered Bazaar (Silk Market).
Along our route, we will make a stop at one of Bursa’s most renowned delight factories for a taste of its delectable treats and visit an outlet center.
Conclusion of the Tour
At the end of the tour, we will arrange your transfer back to your hotel.