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istanbulite

Halaskargazi Cad. MIsIrlI Plaza, No:51 Kat.9, Istanbul 34373, Turkey
+90 537 346 6020
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Great private shopping tour!

I went with Eda to the Grand Bazaar and Spice Market on my private shopping tour. She was great and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mpulver27
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Los Angeles, California
Customized, engaging and affordable private tour

Eda was awesome. I was in Istanbul for work and had 1.5 days to have a look around. Eda made some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shailesh_Manga_NZ
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Auckland, New Zealand
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We are a travel agency, specializing exclusively in private guided tours in Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia and Bodrum. We are passionate about Istanbul and that is why we do what we do.
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“day tour” (13 reviews)
“turkey” (28 reviews)
“grand bazaar” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Halaskargazi Cad. MIsIrlI Plaza, No:51 Kat.9, Istanbul 34373, Turkey
Sisli
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+90 537 346 6020

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with Eda to the Grand Bazaar and Spice Market on my private shopping tour. She was great and even added in some history tidbits along the way to these locations. Once in the Grand Bazaar she took me to the best places to...More

Thank mpulver27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eda was awesome. I was in Istanbul for work and had 1.5 days to have a look around. Eda made some suggestions and then was open to making some changes based on my input. She was very flexible and was happy to adapt during the...More

Thank Shailesh_Manga_NZ
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Eda and her team arranged a customized tour for our visitors when they were in Istanbul for business and had just 2 days for enjoying the city. They arranged a walking tour, reservations to the best local restaurants and a refreshing boat tour on the...More

Thank hilvanusta
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Travelling with a group of friends, only one of whom had visited the city before (many years before), we felt it would be best to use the services of a personal guide - and Eda was excellent, informative and extremely helpful right from the first...More

Thank jennyswalsh
Eda_istanbulite, Manager at istanbulite, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

Dear Jenny, Glad you enjoyed the tour and your time in Istanbul so much! Look forward to seeing you back here. Best, Eda

Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were a group of 4 and only had a couple of days in Istanbul and after contact from several tour companies, "istanbulite's" Eda contacted one of us with details of a day tour plus several recommendations for restaurants. The email stood out due to...More

Thank CW_Phileasfogg
Eda_istanbulite, Manager at istanbulite, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Thank you John. It was truly a pleasure to take you and your friends around. Look forward to seeing you back in Istanbul soon! Best, Eda

Reviewed 21 July 2016

Seven family members and two friends all traveled to Istanbul, Turkey, arriving and departing on different days, for a wedding in Istanbul at the end of May 2016. Using Istanbulite for sightseeing was the best decision we made. Eda answered all our questions we had...More

Thank ge0rgia770
Eda_istanbulite, Manager at istanbulite, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

Great to hear you enjoyed your time here! It was a pleasure to host you. Look forward to seeing you back in Turkey soon! Best, Eda

Reviewed 23 June 2016

I had the pleasure of visiting Istanbul for 3 days and spent 2 days with Eda. Amazing guide! She took me to the most iconic places in Istanbul while providing a lot of history and information. Good way to tour Istanbul! She also provided restaurant...More

Thank 292nicolev
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I was travelling with friends to Italy, and we decided to include a short layover in Istanbul, just a couple of days. Eda and her team set us up with a beautiful cruise on the Bosphorus river the first evening. The next day Eda took...More

Thank kenvinson
Reviewed 8 April 2016

We traveled to Instanbul last month for a 3 day stay before starting a Viking Ocean cruise. Three days before we were to arrive, another heartbreaking bombing struck the city. We were certainly a bit rattled but not discouraged. Our guide, Eda, was a delightful...More

Thank Jessica H
Eda_istanbulite, Manager at istanbulite, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2016

Dear Jessica, Great to hear that you enjoyed your time here so much. Thank you for your flattering words. It was truly a pleasure to host you in Istanbul. Hope you come back soon and we can show you other beautiful parts of Turkey as...More

Reviewed 6 April 2016

Eda was a fantastic guide - showing us in an incredibly informative way highlights of Istanbul and some great out of the way turkish food - great value for money and she was fantastic in assisting my elderly parents - could not ask for more...More

Thank Raelene V
Eda_istanbulite, Manager at istanbulite, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2016

Dear Raelene, Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to host you and your parents in Istanbul. I'm glad you enjoyed our 'I only have a day in Istanbul' and 'Following the Footsteps of Shane Delia' tours and the food! Look forward...More

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Sisli
For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area
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fashion and a thriving business district meet to
create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a
residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining
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MWHH2014
Hi, I am visiting Istanbul from 24th March - 3 April. In our group we have 4 adults with 4 kids (12,10,9,4). Would like to know if you could organise a special insider tour for Topkapi.
14 March 2016|
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Response from Eda_istanbulite | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your question and welcome to Istanbul already! Sure, we can organize a special tour for Topkapi Palace for your private party. Can you please email us with your request and I will get back to you right... More
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walaamaher
Hi , I will be in Turkey in the last week of April with my family ( wife / 2 children 9 & 4 ) for business purpose but I will have 26 ,27 cleared for Istanbul tours .. can you recommend to me a schedule including pickup / places / prices.. all please , I want them really enjoying them.. we are not much of Walkers due to kids.. as arabs we are into turkish food and bazar walks , Big bus tours as well are nice for us.. will be waiting for you inputs
8 April 2015|
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Response from Eda_istanbulite | Property representative |
Dear Mr Manama, First of all, thank you for contacting us. We do have availability for April 26 and 27. Please note that we only do private tours, no big bus tours. I would recommend you our 'Traces of Istanbul' tour for... More
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