Istanbul Old City and Taksim small-group walking tour with a local guide
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Istanbul Old City and Taksim small-group walking tour with a local guide

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 4 hours to 6 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Follow a personable Iconic Insider guide in the exploration of Istanbul
  • Find the best spots to make incredible Instagram pictures
  • Enjoy the taste of Istanbul’s best cuisine in a small group
What to expect

Enjoy unlimited sightseeing at the Top Spots between Taksim and Sultanahmet, the Old City. Discover the very best of Istanbul on this walking tour! Have fun with your local expert guide, experience local markets, taste Turkish Delights and visit the most popular Instagram spots. This experience is part of Iconic Insiders, a selection of tours designed for first-time visitors to uncover what matters and get oriented in a new city. Your destination insider is a licensed guide who will offer recommendations and highlight the most visually attractive places of the itinerary.

You will see among others the highlights of Ottoman and Byzantine heritage including the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace Garden. Don't miss stepping to the Grand Bazaar! Capture amazing pictures from rooftops, visit a local food market and try spices, herbs and Turkish Delights. In the end, enjoy a Turkish tea, pass the Galata Bridge have a look at the Bosporus and Golden Horn, discover famous sites such as the Galata Tower, Dervish Lodge and Tunnel Square.

Witness nostalgic trams, marvel at the most colorful shopping street and admire the neoclassical and art-nouveau architecture. Pass by old bookshops, art galleries, vibrant street art, the fish market and buildings from past centuries to really experience the vibrant atmosphere of Istanbul!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • What's included
    • 4-hour small-group tour
    • Friendly local guide
    • Food tasting
    Where

    Cankurtaran, Welcome Card Meeting Point, Park İçi Yolu, Fatih/İstanbul, Türkiye

    Meeting point:

    Meet your destination insider at the Hürrem Sultan Hamam 10 minutes before the start of the tour. Look for the red uniform with a sign of the Istanbul Welcome Card.

    What to remember
    • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
    • You will visit in a small group of up to 16 people. The small-group size gives you a personalized experience away from the crowds
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Istanbul Welcome Card
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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