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Istanbul Private Walking Higlights Tour

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US$160.00
per group (up to 6)
Date
2 travellers
Overview
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You'll start at
İstanbul
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  • 1
    Blue Mosque
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Topkapi Palace
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Basilica Cistern
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Grand Bazaar Jewelers
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    İstanbul, Turkey

    Traveler pickup is offered
    I can pick you up from hote​l if the hotel is located in the city. If you are staying in the hotel which is very far from the city, I can give you a central meeting point.
    Departure Time
    9:30 AM
    Duration
    7h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Guiding Services
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Museum entrance fees
    • Entry/Admission - Blue Mosque
    • Entry/Admission - Topkapi Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)
    • Entry/Admission - Basilica Cistern
    • Entry/Admission - Grand Bazaar Jewelers
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My friend and I had a few days to spend in Istanbul following another trip and spending them seeing the sights with Safiye was amazing! We were able to see many of the major highlights and see both the older half and the newer half of the city. For only have a few days to see
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    I requested Safiya's help as I was having a destination wedding in Istanbul (and live in the US). I needed help coordinating guests arrival/departure car services, finding the right places to buy gifts for guests, and also find things at wholesale discounts when we were buying
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    We were in Istanbul for a 9 hour layover so we needed someone good, who knew their way around, and could get us around and do what we wanted to do. Safiye hit all the bases!
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    We had special wishes and wanted a no stress tour taylored to our needs and Safiye was perfect. She discussed our wishes and formed them in two wonderful days visiting this ancient and wonderful city. We walked quite a bit but stoped often in places we never would have found on
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    Safiye is a wonderful person with whom to spend a day. You will see the attractions, but more importantly, will learn so much about Turkish culture and attitudes of modern day people. It was a joy to be with her and was truly a learning experience. I highly recommend her
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    well-traveled-eyes
    10
    Amazing experience!
    My friend and I had a few days to spend in Istanbul following another trip and spending them seeing the sights
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    Sanjana T
    30
    Amazing guide for anything you need
    I requested Safiya's help as I was having a destination wedding in Istanbul (and live in the US). I needed help
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    CapoBeach7
    50
    Safiye is awesome!
    We were in Istanbul for a 9 hour layover so we needed someone good, who knew their way around, and could get us
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    Mark F
    Wien
    109
    Two wonderful days with Safiye
    We had special wishes and wanted a no stress tour taylored to our needs and Safiye was perfect. She discussed our
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    overlanderks
    Overland Park, Kansas
    21
    Great day
    Safiye is a wonderful person with whom to spend a day. You will see the attractions, but more importantly, will
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    Ewaki
    11
    Safiye - fantastic guide in Istanbul
    Walking around in Istanbul with Safiye as a guide was a really big pleasure! We were two friends on private
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    10
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    Me, my wife, three sisters and a brother-in-law visited lstanbul in mid July 2019. Safire was our guide. We
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    alanguendelman
    Chania Town, Greece
    110
    Great Day in Istambul
    Safiye is a great guide, capable of doing a great tour in English and Spanish. More important, she is a very nice
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    kirstenJ581
    10
    Istanbul
    Amazing walking tour! Safiye was so friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend using her 😊🙌
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    CapoBeach7
    50
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    Had 9 hrs in Istanbul to see as much as possible. Safiye efficiently showed us ALL the highlights!!!
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    Allentown, Pennsylvania
    52
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    kfarahi
    London, United Kingdom
    20
    The best guide to help you enjoy Istanbul!
    Safyie was a pleasure to work with. She was very flexible with our family (2 kids) given we did not get to the
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    mustafa78692110
    Allentown, Pennsylvania
    52
    Safiye is outstanding!!
    My family and I visited Istanbul, Turkey and Safiye was just amazing with us and our kids! I would give her a 10
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    jodishandel
    Calgary, Canada
    10
    Leaving Istanbul with a Great Friend!
    Safiye was a fantastic tour guide! My husband and I spent two days with her during our stay in Istanbul, and
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    Sydney, Australia
    3026
    Custom itinerary to trace my ancestors
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