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Turkey Tours by Local Guides

Istanbul 34112, Turkey
+90 538 439 78 11
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Expensive but knowledgeable

It was 150 USD for a half day walking tour and we ended up being left in an unfamiliar part of the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Historyteachers
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San Antonio, Texas
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Full day private tour with Abdul Bicer

I contacted Ozkan Bicer (info@constantinopleguide.com) couple of weeks before coming to Istanbul... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
hpatra
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Bhubaneswar
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Turkey Tours by Local Guides is a company run by licensed tour guides providing private Istanbul tours, shore excursions, day trips to Ephesus, Cappadocia, Bursa, Iznik, Edirne, and many more places in Turkey. Provided by Fast Book Travel License no: A-6202
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“ozkan bicer” (21 reviews)
“his knowledge” (21 reviews)
“private tour” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Istanbul 34112, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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+90 538 439 78 11
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was 150 USD for a half day walking tour and we ended up being left in an unfamiliar part of the city that was far from our hotel, which quickly became the most frustrating and negative part of our stay. However, cost and logistics...More

Thank Historyteachers
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

I contacted Ozkan Bicer (info@constantinopleguide.com) couple of weeks before coming to Istanbul and he was always prompt in his replies. By mistake I had mentioned the wrong month(we were coming on May but my email said June), when I called him the night before, he...More

Thank hpatra
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We started planning our trip to Turkey in Jan 2018 from Vancouver, Canada. I came across Turkey Tours by Local guides on Trip advisor while I was trying to put together an 18 day trip across Turkey with my wife and two 14 and 16...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My family consisting of myself, my husband and three adult children recently took a one day tour of Istanbul with Ozkan on the first day of our four day visit there. It was not only an excellent orientation to the city, it’s history and culture,...More

2  Thank aedamar g
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Ozkantheguide, Owner at Turkey Tours by Local Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Aedamar, Thanks for your kind words. Hope to see you all soon.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

It was a great tour Experience with Haqqi tour & Travels I want to suggest this tour agency to all good arrangement , cooperation , good behavior and no complaint I will give five star for Haqqi tours, thanks Mr. Haqqi to conduct a memorable...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We were very much impressed with how polite and helpful people to Istanbul were and we were fortunate enough to have "the pick" of them as our tour guide. Necdet Agir is a true gentleman and patient enough to deal with all nine of us!...More

Thank MYSohail
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went with Martin who can be contacted on metinkoca@gmail.com to see the Hagia Sophia he is a professional tour guide who knows his subject which makes your visit so much more memorable and interesting.So happy were we that we asked Martin to guide us...More

Thank Evo5
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My family and some friends went to Istanbul in June. We had a wonderful time and the experience was further strengthened by Ozkan and his team at Tours by Local Guides. He went out of his way to make sure that we saw all of...More

2  Thank knewell108
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

My wife and I had the privilege of spending a day touring Istanbul with Abdil Bicer. We thoroughly enjoyed Abdil's historical commentary on the places that we visited along with his very thoughtful personal perspectives on being a citizen of Turkey. I really appreciated he...More

2  Thank Jeff J
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Ozkantheguide, Owner at Turkey Tours by Local Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks a lot for your kind words. We hope to see you again real soon.

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Neslihan Akin is an outstanding guide. She is a great time manager, is very professional, and is very knowledgeable. She was extremely attentive to my husband and I. She always made sure we had our personal belongings with us. She is a great orator and...More

3  Thank lbossano
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epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
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osillah
4 July 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
please email us your travel dates.
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659mariana
20 April 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
hi, ozkan at constantinopleguide dot kom is our email address. we would be happy to help you with all your travel arrangements in Turkey. thanks, Ozkan Bicer
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659mariana
19 April 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
hi, Tripadvisor is limiting my messages so I cannot send you an email address directly. Please try to read between the lines. ozkan at constantinopleguide dot c*o*m
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