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Walking Tours Turkey
Ranked #227 of 440 Tours in Istanbul
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Owner description: Walking Tours Turkey is dedicated to letting our experienced, professional guides acquaint you with the history and charm of our beautiful city. During our app. 2-hours guided walks you will: Discover the history that created the beautiful city of Istanbul. Learn about the architecture of the beautiful and historic buildings in Istanbul’s historical downtown. Visit the most important monuments in the ancient Ottoman Empire's capital Explore areas tourists don’t often see Find out about our colourful political characters – past and present Get recommendations on places to eat and drink And snap some outstanding photographs!Spend a couple of hours exploring our city's past and discovering how the modern city of Istanbul came to be.A must for every visitor who wants to feel the essence of the Constantinopolis.
Reviewed 14 November 2013

I opted for the 1/2 day explore Istanbul walk, the guides we brilliant, they has a lot of information, were great communicators and keep the group together, which was not always easy. The only part of the tour that did no work for me was the 30 minute stop over at a carpet seller - termed "viewing traditional crafts", this is nothing other than a smooth sales pitch to sell rugs, whilst it was interesting it is a waste of precious time if you are not interested in buying. I would also recommend that given the amazing things there are to see in Istanbul, you should try and take the full day tour.

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Reviewed 14 July 2013

Had a fantastic walking day tour of all the sights of Istanbul with Yuke. She was very knowledgable of all aspects of the history and places that we saw. It was a long day walking but well worth the effort with great commentary and special home made snacks at the end. Would recommend this company and especially Yuke...

3  Thank sandra2007
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Reviewed 31 May 2013

Highly advise walking tours of Istanbul - especially as entry to attractions is included in price enabling to 'queue jump' some of the busier attractions.

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Reviewed 25 October 2012

Istambul, city of kings from centuries, city of romance, fantastic city and city of beautiful Bosporus .If you just sit in frount of Bosphorus you forget your self by watching the waves of it ,its surrounding and nature which is scattered around it like diamonds of five Cs.

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Reviewed 7 July 2011

While cruising with Royal Caribbean, we stopping in Turkey, Kusadasi Port. There we met up with Gonca and Skyhigh to begin our day. Gonca was very pleasant, adorable and informative with knowledge about her beautiful country. The best of the 8 ports. We visited the House of Virgin Mary, The Ancient City of Ephesus, The Terrace Houses and the Carpet factory. Our traditional lunch was delicious. It was nice to see how carpets are made but the sales pitch was a bit much. Hats off to all involved. The cost of this tour was very reasonable. Diane M.

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