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Istanbul On Bike - Tours

Istanbul 34087, Turkey
+90 553 440 55 44
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Euro-Asia tour

Went on the Europe-Asia companion led tour with these guys. 4 in our party, 8 in total on the tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GallowayFamille
Unique way to get to see something different around the city

I enjoyed this tour and I'm glad that I did it, however, there were some significant shortcomings... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Joe C
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Istanbul On Bike is the first and only professional guided bike tour of Istanbul. The tour is designed to show you the best of Istanbul - great monuments as well as hidden nooks and crannies – and to give you a taste of its daily life. Several itineraries of different lengths and difficulty are available. Istanbul On Bike is the perfect mix of sightseeing and sport: simply the best way of visiting this amazing city!
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“golden horn” (35 reviews)
“great ride” (3 reviews)
“great guide” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Istanbul 34087, Turkey
Fener & Balat
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+90 553 440 55 44
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on the Europe-Asia companion led tour with these guys. 4 in our party, 8 in total on the tour. It was great fun. The bikes worked well. Our guides were friendly and engaging. The route was quite busy on the Europe side (but distance...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I enjoyed this tour and I'm glad that I did it, however, there were some significant shortcomings. Firstly, the meet-up arrangements were poorly managed. We arrived 15 minutes early, however, even the taxi driver could not understand the instructions and we ended up wandering around...More

2  Thank Joe C
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

My husband and I arrived in Istanbul for the first time with no idea of much other than the idea of visiting a city on a bicycle would be a great one. We chose a private tour full day and it was a great start...More

2  Thank cyis1
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

A must go tour in Istanbul! You compress all the important sights in little time so you can maximize your available time. My guide Cagri was very kind, helpful and a great cyclist. That tour was the highlight of my trip...

1  Thank Sarantos S
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Cem did a fantastic job guiding us through Istanbul, which has not yet entirely embraced the bike culture. Cem is a pioneer that understands how to get through the city on a bike and safely bring foreigners with him. This is an excellent non-mainstream activity...More

1  Thank Todd B
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Cem and Emre were fantastic hosts and guides, the bikes were solid and the experience worth it. We had fantastic weather which made it really nice for our ride. It was a four hour commitment but you don't ride the entire time; we rode about...More

2  Thank Bill W
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Cem and Çağrı were wonderful hosts. The bike tour focussed on the Sirkeci station area and Golden Horn inlet, and included great stories... Cem was raised locally so knew everything. I highly recommend this tour. Istanbul is one of the most interesting cities in the...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016

At 60 I'm not ready to give up activities like biking. My wife and I decided that despite Istanbul not getting the highest ratings for bikeability we would trust a guide to navigate safely and provide us an upclose overview of the city for subsequent...More

Thank WSGustafson
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

I love to take a bike tour the first day in a new city. We took a private tour and it was a great way to start our vacation. Even a pick up from our hotel. Great service. Bikes are in great shape. Never biked...More

Thank AnniePie120
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Chose this tour as asian side wasnt included in my coming itinerary. My guide was excellent and was a pleasant ride mainly on good bike paths plus two different ferry trips

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Fener & Balat
This sleepy and rather socially conservative area of
Istanbul hosts a small but thriving Jewish community,
the patriarchate of the Eastern Orthodox Church, and
some of the most beautiful churches and Christian art
in the world. Much of what’s most interesting to
witness in Fener and Balat sits between the surviving
ancient city walls of Constantinople and the serene
shores of the Golden Horn. Despite the many splendid
...More
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Response from cyis1 | Reviewed this property |
HI, the prices are listed on the Stambul on Bike website. Everything is listed and you can choose based on route, price and time. We choose the entire day because my husband is a cyclist. The town is easy to ride with a... More
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