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Private Istanbul Walking Tours
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Private and guided Istanbul food tour - Taste of...
Ranked #6 of 84 Food & Drink in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Napoleon Bonaparte once said: "If the world were a single state Istanbul would be it's capital." There's a lot to see and do in Istanbul then just its history. Istanbul also a modern city with thousands of cafes, vintage stores, bars and many famous brand shops. We have some suggested itineraries but never forget Nothing Is Written In Stone, we can easily customize them according to your interests. Travel the local way and eat the local way. You’ll get as close to real life as possible. You’ll have the unsurpassed knowledge of a private local tour guide, taking you out of the guidebooks and into a world to discover. It’s spring in Istanbul and there's a warm sun, but not so hot. Flowers have begun to open after the invigorating rains, tulips and daffodils everywhere, trees with scented flowers begun spreading their perfume.
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had an amazing tour guide! He knew exactly what he was talking about, he is funny and engaging and makes you feel relaxed.

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Furkan G, Manager at Private Istanbul Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Dear Jaydee,
Thank you for reviewing us. We all love what we do. It was a true pleasure, we can't wait to take you on a tour again.
All the best,
Furkan G.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

TBH, We contact Furkan last minute before we travel to Turkey and we were lucky that we choose him! He helped us from top to the bottom and he corporate super fast. As it is our first time in Turkey we feel safe and convenient in every city we went to. More over, we likes his touring style he took us to a great local places which is not in any book guide and it is quite fun to do see and do things like local people. We are definitely going back there! Thank you so much for making it a memorable trip :)

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Furkan G, Manager at Private Istanbul Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Dear Prima B.
It was such a great pleasure to know you. So happy to read your wonderful review. Thank you for your taking the time, much appreciated. I hope to see you again to show you some more secrets.
All the best,
Furkan G.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Had the most amazing time with Derya! She was kind enough to show me where all the locals hanged out, the food, culture, history of Istanbul! Super knowledgable and very hospitable. Couldn’t have asked for a better tour guide and really made my stay one to remember. I’m sure I will be back.

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Furkan G, Manager at Private Istanbul Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Dear Jay R.
We are so happy that you enjoyed your tour with us. We always aim to please and so are glad we could provide you a tour to remeber. Thank ever so much for your lovely review.
All the best,
Furkan G.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

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Furkan G, Manager at Private Istanbul Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

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