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Istanbul Guided Private Tours

Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 535 663 27 63
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A perfect private guide in Istanbul

We contacted Tarik Saylan and arranged a full day tour in Istanbul. From the beginning, we were... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Durban, South Africa
via mobile
Absolutely perfect!

This review is way overdue. I was originally supposed to be on an 18 hour layover in Istanbul so I... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Daily city tours in Istanbul with private guidance. Our tours include the most visited sites in Istanbul such as St. Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace as well we also offer you many types of tour options that are totally different than the other itineraries you have been offered. All of our tours are conducted by dynamic, licensed and expert local guides with many years of experience behind them. They are attentive and keen to share their knowledge about the sights and Turkish culture. Flexible private tours offer many unforeseen benefits - having a personal guide means that a tour itinerary can be easily modified to pursue newly developing interests, spontaneous events, or special requests on the go and at a pace that suits you.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Istanbul 34400, Turkey
+90 535 663 27 63

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We contacted Tarik Saylan and arranged a full day tour in Istanbul. From the beginning, we were impressed with Tarik. He is courteous, easy-going and very professional. We love traveling and Tarik is the most accomplished guide we have ever had the privilege to meet....More

Thank CRACKA3762
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is way overdue. I was originally supposed to be on an 18 hour layover in Istanbul so I hired Tarik to take me to the historic landmarks in the morning. From start to finish he was a complete pleasure to work with. I...More

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1  Thank danielle_c_grissom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Istanbul with my friends and we decided to get a guided tour of the historical city. I did some research on TripAdvisor and found Tarik's details. He was very quick at corresponding and very quick with all the booking information. He met...More

1  Thank JRob985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Wonderful guided Tour! As a curious couple, we always want to get more from just a tourism visit, especially for Istanbul, such a famous and historical city. Now I can say we are so lucky to have Tarik with us. He's very friendly and...More

1  Thank Hua G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was amazing and everyone visiting should use Tarik's services. Nice, knowledgeable, simply the best.

1  Thank warsztatk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my Wife had a short trip to Istanbul as it was somewhere we have never been before. As people who love to taste local food, and happy to try almost anything, we usually find a way of tasting the local cuisine and we...More

Thank Mr_A1900
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great trip with awesome guide. Deep knowlegde of a city, restaurants and points of interest made this day unforgetable :p Thanks Tarik!

2  Thank Jednookimike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Istanbul was wonderful, the walking food tour may have been my favourite day! Tarik is so knowledgable and personable he felt like part of our group by the last day. There is so much more I would like to see on my...More

Thank haileykirsten
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really wonderful full day walking tour of Istanbul eating our way as we went. We started with a Turkish breakfast at a wonderful breakfast spot, and during the day stopped at a coffee shop for sticky delicious batlavah and coffee, ate a...More

1  Thank EAE55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

That was the most exciting activity we had in Istanbul! Tarik customized our tour and showed us exactly what we wanted. I have passion to old giant buildings and constructions, so Tarik guided us to incredible Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sofia mosque, Blue mosque, Basilica cistern...More

Thank Anton S
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Jasmin G
Hi, is there pick up at the airport available for a full day tour? I have a 22 hour layover in Turkey and it is my first time ever in Turkey I really would love to do a tour. Thank you!
10 April 2017|
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Response from makarska1997 | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up at the airport. You'll love Tariq and his tour. Very special.
HI! I am very interested in visiting Istanbul this Spring or Summer. Potentially Fall if there are advantages to going then. Who could I email to get daily or weekly rates for your tours? Also, do you recommend guided tour packages of multiple cities or doing one-day tours per city? Also, I am considering travelling solo. As an american female, is this advisable due to the current political climate in Turkey? The US State Dept discourages travel to SE Turkey due to the SYrian war, but I am unsure if it is dangerous for american tourists in Istanbul itself. Any info or recommendations would be helpful. Also, what is your website address? Thank you in advance! Best, Linnea
20 January 2017|
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Response from Tarık S | Property representative |
Dear Linnea, Thank you so much for your kind question and interest to our company. I would like to answer all your questions but this page is open to public so it has no privacy at all. Please send email our company to our... More
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Nab M
Can you tell me your rates please? Is it per day or hourly rates and what about transportation? Thanks
22 August 2016|
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Response from Tarık S | Property representative |
Dear Nab, Our prices are per day and per person according to the number of people in your travel party . Also we are a licensed Travel Agency so we are able to arrange legally any city transportation for your tour. Due to... More