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Address: Catalcesme sok.Uretmen han No:27 1. KAT 114 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 532 293 6654
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Description: Welcome to Istanbul !Simply the best tour in Istanbul! Let us take care of...
Welcome to Istanbul !Simply the best tour in Istanbul! Let us take care of you like family! We believe ‘Life is a journey,Traveling is living twice’! Our company has been providing exceptionally high quality cultural tourism since 2004. Our guides are all highly educated, fluent English-speaking professionals who bring history alive and provide deep cultural context. The company provides tours and excursions to all over the Turkey. We provide the bets guided tours,Private Turkey tours, Cappadocia tours, Shore excursions. Istanbul Local Guides is here to help you on every leg of your journey. Our country has a lot to show and tell you... Let us help you to enjoy your time here...
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Thanks Aykut and Necip for arranging a great, customized three day tour for my elderly parents, just the way they prefer it, when i'm not available to bring them around.I owe u... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

Thanks Aykut and Necip for arranging a great, customized three day tour for my elderly parents, just the way they prefer it, when i'm not available to bring them around.I owe u guys big time! They all enjoy the trip very much and were very impressed by both your professionalism, hospitality and knowledge. Thanks again and we will definitely spread... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We spent our first full day in Istanbul doing this tour as we thought it would be the best way to see everything and get our bearings! Sam picked us up on time and we spent the day seeing Hagia Sofia, the Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern and Spice Bazaar. Nice to by pass the ticket queues and learn... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

My husband and I are travelling with our grandfather who is 87 and is in wheelchair for long distances. We had Necip as our tour guide. He was very insightful, spoke excellent english and taught us a lot about the history of the sites. He was very helpful with our wheelchair and had pre-booked all tickets which saved us a... More 

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Moraga, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

There I no way that we could ever have seen so much of Istanbul, and learned so much about its history and culture, without the services of our guide Selahattin, with whom we spent the last three days. Sela was so knowledgeable about every place we went. He was a pleasure to tour with. His professional manner, his friendliness, and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This was our first trip to Turkey and spending our first full day with Aykut Ayik was a great way to see the major sites of the Old City and to get a great introduction to Turkish food, culture, and history. Aykut was a wonderful guide--enthusiastic, knowledgeable, flexible, and thoughtful. He got tickets ahead of time, which saved us lots... More 

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Karachi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We stayed in Istanbul for a week and booked a 3 day private tour to Istanbul. Aykut was prompt in responding and arranging our tour. Our tour guide Selahattin is a wonderful person. His perfect knowledge of Istanbul and good English speaking skills made this tour a great experience. He was very accommodating to our needs specially to our younger... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We took an Istanbul Highlights tour with guide Selçuk Eracun on our first full day in the city. Other people in the group canceled, so it was just Selçuk and us - a private tour at the regular price. We enjoyed both the tour and guide tremendously - Selçuk was a wealth of knowledge and shared it in a way... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

It was our first time in Istanbul and we were only coming for a couple of days, so we decided to take a 2-day private tour. It was worth every penny. Our tour guide Selahattin is an excellent guide - very knowledgeable, accommodating and easy-going. He is also a very nice person, we enjoyed his company a lot! Aykut organizational... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We arranged for a 2 day guided tour of Istanbul with Aykut via email about a month head of time. Everything was exactly as promised. We had a fabulous time touring with Fahri. His English was excellent. He met us at our hotel and was very accommodating. A member of Aykut's team provided transportation to and from the airport as... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My wife and I made our first visit to Istanbul for a few days prior to a cruise. Necip guided us over three full days and was excellent. His knowledge and insights really enhanced our experience of Istanbul and has encouraged us to use guides in other major cities. We unreservedly recommend Istanbul Custom Tours!

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