Private Tour Guide In Istanbul

Private Tour Guide In Istanbul

Private Tour Guide In Istanbul; if you are looking for a private & licenced tour guide or private car rental with a driver in Istanbul contact us here. If you are planning a visit to Istanbul or to other touristic destinations like Cappadocia, Ephesus / Kusadasi, Antalya, Edirne, Ankara we recommend you to  compromise with a tour guide holding an official licence from Turkish Ministry of Tourism And Culture. By this way, you will learn the complicated history and social/cultural dynamics of Turkey correctly, your visits will be less hassled and save your time at ticket lines since official guides has priority to buy the entrance tickets.

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1- English Speaking Guiding Prices in Istanbul

  • Half Day (4 hours) – 120 €
  • Full Day (8 hours) – 160 €
  • Half Day (Night Tour) – 140 €

Above-mentioned prices includes guiding service only and fixed up to 2 pax. Please ask special price for more paxes. 

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2- Private Transfer Service From & To Airport

3- Prices of Private Car With Driver

Mercedes Vito Or Sprinter

  • Half Day (4 hours) – 110 €
  • Full Day (8 hours) – 140 €
  • Half Day (Night Tour) – 130 €

Prices are for maximum 13 persons.  Parking and oil charges are included in the prices. 

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4- Other Private Vehicles With Driver

  • Standard Small Car (Max. 3 Persons) 70 €
  • Renault Traffic (Max. 7 Persons) 90 €
  • Mercedes E Class (Max. 4 Persons) 130 €
  • Mercedes Sprinter Executive (Max. 11 Persons) 190 €
  • Mercedes S Class (Max. 4 Persons) 340 €
  • Bus / Midibus ; ask for the prices

Above-mentioned prices are valid for 8 hours.

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City Tour Suggestions in Istanbul

1- Istanbul City Tour “Essential Historical Monuments” – Half Day / 4 Hours; Topkapı Palace, Hagia Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque,  Hippodrome. This tour to be realized by; walking

2- Istanbul City Tour “Essential Monuments + Grand Bazaar” – Full Day / 8 Hours; Topkapı Palace (including Harem section), Hagia Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Sunken Cistern, Grand Bazaar. This tour to be realized by; walking.

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3- Istanbul City Tour “Essential Monuments + Grand Bazaar + Bosphorus Cruise” – Full Day / 9 Hours; Blue Mosque, Topkapı Palace, Hagia Sophia Museum, Hippodrome, Grand Bazaar or Spice Bazaar and Bosphorus boat cruise. This tour to be realized by; walking + tram or private vehicle

4- Two Sides Of The Bosphorus –  Full Day / 9 Hours; this tour comprise of two continents “European and Asian sides of Istanbul. Panoramic sightseeing and having breaks in some of the beautiful and popular villages like Ortaköy, Bebek, Kanlica, Cengelkoy, Kuzguncuk and visiting Beylerbeyi Palace & Maiden’s Tower (if the time permits). This tour to be realized by; private vehicle

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5- Asian Side of Istanbul – Full Day (9 hours); this tour includes one hour boat trip in the Bosphorus and some of the villages of  Bosphorus in which many Turkish TV serials are filmed; Kanlica, Cengelköy & Kuzguncuk. We will also stop in some of the beautiful viewpoints for nice photoshots. In the second part of the tour we will visit Beylerbeyi Palace and Maiden’s Tower “the symbol of Istanbul”. Our tour will finish in Uskudar district, one of the most historical parts of Istanbul (if the time permits we may have a walk in the traditional bazaar of Uskudar and see one of the beautiful mosques of Mimar Sinan) and you will be transferred to your hotel. This tour to be realized by; public transportation + private vehicle

6- Tour From Galata & Pera to Asia SideFull Day (8 hours);  discover Istiklal Street, historical Galata district, Galata Tower, Mevlevi / Sufi Lodge, the second oldest metro of the world, walk down to Karakoy district, ferry pass to Uskudar district in Asian side. Visiting Maiden’s tower and then transfer to Kadikoy district “the center of Asian side” to see the most trendy and lively part of the city.  This tour to be realized by walking and using public transportation. This tour to be realized by; walking + public transportation

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7- The Golden Horn Tour – Half Day / 4 Hours; historical Balat & Fener districts, Chora Museum, Eyüp Sultan Mosque, Bulgarian Iron Church, Pierre Loti Hill, Orthodox Patriarchate. This tour to be realized by; walking + private vehicle

8- Princess Islands Tour – Full Day / 8 Hours; (Buyukada, Burgazada or Heybeliada Island). This tour to be realized by; public transportation + walking

9- Gastronomic Tour – Taste and discover authentic and real tasty flavors that you cannot find in touristic places and excellent Turkish cuisine inherited from Ottoman Cuisine. This tour to be realized by; public transportation + walking

gastronomic tour with private guide in istanbul

10- Daily Trip to Bursa

11- Daily Trip to Edirne

12- Daily Tour To Ancient City of Ephesus and the House of Virgin Mary (with flight + private car).

Opening Days of The Museums & Sights

  • Hagia Sophia Museum – Open Every Day
  • Topkapı Palace – Closed on Tuesdays
  • Dolmabahçe Palace – Closed on Mondays
  • Chora Museum – Open Every Day
  • Grand Bazaar – Closed on Sundays (alternative visit; Spice Bazaar)

Other Touristic Attractions In Istanbul

  • Sunken Cistern (Basilica Cistern)
  • Spice Bazaar and Eminönü District
  • Beyoğlu District; Galata, Cihangir, Istiklal Street, Pera, Çukurcuma, Galata Tower
  • Yıldız Palace
  • Beylerbeyi Palace
  • Rahmi Koç Museum
  • Istanbul Aquarium
  • Vialand Theme Park
  • Miniaturk Museum
  • Panorama 1453 Museum


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