Savour Istanbul

Experience the sights, sounds and flavours of Istanbul. Staying at the elegant Conrad Hotels & Resorts Istanbul Bosphorus, experience the very best of the city and its cultural diversity. An exclusive and unforgettable weekend.
Friday 18 – Monday 21 November 2022
Price of £1495 pp*
Limited places available. All tickets to this event will be charged in GBP.
*£1495pp includes all food, hotel stays, experiences throughout the mini-break and drinks unless specified otherwise. Please note that flights and transfers are not included - please contact Amex concierge for any help arranging travel.


After checking-in to Conrad Hotels & Resorts Istanbul Bosphorus from 3pm, enjoy time at leisure and settle into your room.

Your first evening will kick-off with a drinks reception with canapés on the hotel rooftop. With a welcome to the weekend, taking in the wonderful panoramic views of the city and Bosphorus Strait.

Followed by a dinner at the Ciragan Palace, the only Ottoman Imperial Palace on the Bosphorus. Enjoy a traditional, historic menu, in the beautiful setting with century-old marble columns and an incredible sunset.


After a hotel breakfast, embark on a guided river cruise of the Bosphorus, taking in Istanbul’s iconic cityscape and architecture.

The river cruise will conclude at the old town port, to start a guided walking tour of the old town; visiting Hagia Sophia and The Blue Mosque – the most beautiful mosques in Istanbul.

Then enjoy lunch in Istanbul old town paired with local wines. After lunch, explore one of the oldest covered markets in the world, The Grand Bazaar – selling everything from kilim rugs, Turkish delights and spices, to colourful crafts in all shapes and sizes.

Return to the hotel, before heading back into town for an exclusive 10-course Tasting Menu paired with wines at Yeni Lokanta. Enjoy chef Civan Er’s twist on traditional cuisine, employing unorthodox ingredients and unusual presentation for an unforgettable experience.


After a hotel breakfastenjoy time at leisure before departing for a traditional Turkish cookery experience. Learn to cook some of the Sultan’s favourite dishes, sharing ancient secrets and recipes of Ottoman Palace cuisine. After the cookery experience, sit down and enjoy the delicious dishes which have been created paired with local wines.

Then return to the hotel for time at leisure or explore the old town. 

Finish the day with dinner at award-winning Neolokal, with chef Maksut Aşkar. Throughout the evening enjoy jaw-dropping views of the Golden Horn through its floor-to-ceiling windows.


After a hotel breakfast in the Executive Lounge, enjoy time at leisure before checking out of the hotel and departing.

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Terms & Conditions

Price includes event costs, two nights stay at a luxury hotel, all food, transport and tours unless stated otherwise. Flights and transfers are not included. Tickets must be purchased in pairs.

Payment must be made in full using an eligible Platinum American Express® Card. If the purchaser is not an eligible Platinum card member their place will be cancelled/refunded.

Availability is limited. This mini-break gastronomic experience is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Details are subject to change.

All attendees must be 18 years or older to attend (Cardmember and guest).

All sales are final, non-refundable and resale is prohibited.

American Express will be fully responsible for the proper performance of the package as a whole.

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