Edirne has been inhabited since 5500 BC. but not a significant city. The first appearence of Edirne as an important city is around 120s AD during the reign of Roman Emperor Hadrian. And after the split of Roman Empire in 395, Hadrianapolis was one of the provinces of Eastern Roman Empire, Byzantine Empire as we know today.
In 1189 and 1261 the city was invaded by the Crusader armies but reconquered by the Eastern Romans and finally in 1361 conquered by the Ottomans and since then it has been a Turkish city. And From 1361 to 1453 was the capital of the Ottoman Empire. And Today you can see some beautiful examples of Ottoman architecture.
Our Edirne tour covers the following sights;
- *Selimiye Mosque;
- *The Old Mosque,
- *Bayezid Medicine Complex,
- *Rustem Pasha Caravanserai,
Tour price; Due to the fact that we do individually designed tours to suit visitors interest and needs we do not have a standard fee per tour. When you send us your tour requirements we will help you devise an itinerary. When this has been completed we will quote you a rate accordingly. For the exact pricing please contact us.