Ertugrul Ghazi Visit Itinerary:
We follow the Footsteps of ‘Fathers’ of Ottoman Empire ‘We visit Sogut , Bilecik , Inegol.
Ertugrul Ghazi tomb, Alps and Hatuns Tombs, Turgut Alp tomb, Osman Ghazi tomb, Orhan Ghazi tomb and Sheikh Edebali tomb 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 tribute 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 around 2230-2300 pm at your hotel.
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Ertugrul Ghazi, Turgut Alp, Osman Ghazi, Orhan Ghazi, Sheikh Edebali Bala Hatun, Dundar Bey Abdurrahman Ghazi and many Alps.
Late evening return to Bursa or İstanbul hotels.