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Istanbul: Food and Sightseeing Tour

Activity provider: My Local Guide Istanbul

Istanbul: Food and Sightseeing Tour

Activity provider: My Local Guide Istanbul
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From US$ 125.15 US$ 100.12 per person

Explore Istanbul on two continents and discover the differences between each side. Visit lesser-known sights and taste the best foods with your expert local guide in the local food market.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Your guide guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel. Please provide your hotel name and address.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • See the stunning Ortaköy Mosque & the 1st Bosporus bridge connecting continents
  • Learn about Turkish and Kurdish cuisine at the Kadıköy Food Market
  • Experience both the European and the Asian side of Istanbul.
  • Visit Rumeli forth and learn about the fall of the Constantinople
  • Visit Beylerbeyi palace. This was built to host the political guests
Full description
The tour will start with a visit to Ortaköy Mosque where you can get some great views of the Bosporus Straight. Travel a little further to the Rumeli fortresses. Then, cross the Bosphorus Bridge from the European to the Asian side of Istanbul. Visit a 19th-century Ottoman summer house, which is nestled to the side of the Bosphorus and listen to stories of royal life from your guide. Drive a little further to Kadıköy Food Market and sample some local street food. Dine at a local restaurant and enjoy a delicious lunch, which your guide can order for you from the Southeast Turkey cuisine. Then, drive to the Çamlıca Hill and enjoy the breathtaking views of Istanbul before you visit the Çamlıca Mosque, an incredible building with a capacity of sixty thousand people. To finish the tour, cross back from the Asian side to the European side of Istanbul by ferry.
  • Roundtrip transport in a private luxury vehicle
  • Entry fees to all locations
  • Professional licensed guide
  • Pastry and tea/coffee in Oraköy
  • Food sampling at the market and lunch at a local restaurant
  • Fees for the ferry ride
  • All taxes and handling fees
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

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Salih is an experienced guide, attentive and very competent in his field. We spent a very pleasant day on the various sites offered, it was a very rewarding private visit, we enjoyed ourselves in every sense of the word! Thanks to Salih and the private driver.

March 4, 2022

Product ID: 321103