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Great free tour

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Reviewed 13 May 2018
Maribor, Slovenia
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Good opportunity from Turkish Airlines

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great idea by Turkish Airlines to offer this trip to travellers with long lay overs. You do need a visa to exit the airport but it is worth it. We did the 9.00 - 3.00 trip. We were met by the guide;...More

1  Thank HenryHull
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed seeing Istanbul through TourIstanbul when I had a layover in Instanbul. I arrived in Istanbul at 530 am with a connecting flight at 8pm. I had a Turkish visa and cleared passport control and exited. After exiting, the Hotel Desk which manages...More

3  Thank Raghavan R
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Turkish Airlines offers a lovely free tour when you have a long layover, inclusive with breakfast, lunch and on certain days a skip the line tour of the Hagia Sophia (and the line was really long on the day we visited).

4  Thank T987DR
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I am very glad that I took up this opportunity from Turkish Airlines, though because I was on a relatively short tour from 09.00 to 15.00, there wasn't really enough time to pause, take photos and buy a few souvenirs. But the guide was good...More

4  Thank ninachachu
Reviewed 20 March 2018

I have a layover of 12 hours at istanbul as a result I am planning to join touristanbul. Do we need to have e-visa of turkey also to join this tour. Please help I am flying on 7th April 2018

75  Thank kunal g
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

It was a fast tour done entirely in the bus, except one stop at the bosphorus to take pictures, and one bigger and useless at a cafeteria to spend money with a bit of nice views. Maybe if they used that time to take us...More

7  Thank Alfonso_ArrFer
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Highly recommended if you have more than 6 hrs lay over in Ataturk Airport. they just beside Starbucks in the arrival hall. Well organised tour by Turkish Airlines. Yilcaz, our tour guide is very informative and it shows that he loves his job so much...More

3  Thank Charito23
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

We have choosen the flight with the long layover just to attend Touristanbul Tour. We had arrived to IST at midnight and went to the hotel near by. We arrived at the counter (Hotel desk) at 8.30 next morning and there we were standing in...More

7  Thank Rebeka R
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Hi I have done this one day tour "Touristanbul" sponsored by Turkish airlines ,during my transit layover. The tour covers major points in Istanbul , to utilize the day productively. By visiting the various places we can have idea about Turkish cultural and also can...More

2  Thank anil_173
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I booked a flight on Turkish Airlines because it was the cheapest at the time. That was because of the 10 layover in Istanbul. I didn’t mind because the airlines offered TourIstanbul. Stuck at the airport the whole time as I couldn’t get the necessary...More

6  Thank Sumner M
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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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Hi Sumeet 1. Yes , No issue 2. Pl check , 3.Yes .. Hope it is clear ....still any doubt you may please contact.. Thanks