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Ali's Protravel & Tours

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Only private tours around your schedule ! No crowds to wait for, no schedules to worry about, no busses to catch. Just a friendly private guide and you, your family and friends during the 6 hour tour. No one else. Also, compared to your typical...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Divanyolu cad | Binbirdirek ishani no 15, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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+90 532 427 22 44
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the half day Sultanahmet tour and the highlight of the tour was Ali's knowledge and company. The sights we visited were the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and the Topkapi palace, but in reality I felt like I took a journey from when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MzMwayfarer
PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the rating and such a nice review Dear Zafar ! Appreciate it! It was a great day for me too; except for freezing weather ;))

Reviewed December 14, 2018

You will not be disappointing with his service -- very detailed and so personal - just an amazing source of knowledge

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Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

My husband and I had a 9 hour layover in both directions on our recent trip to the Seychelles and wanted to use one of those to see Istanbul. After extensive searching and reading hundreds of reviews, I stumbled upon Ali and was not disappointed....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, Shannon! I really apprecaite you taking the time out to share your experience with the Trip Advisor community. It was a pleasure showing you both around. I hope you travel to Istanbul again soon and next time...More

Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I looked up omlime for a private tour guide whom we would like to hire for our Istanbul tour 2 months ago. Thanks to TripAdvisor top pick was Mr .Ali Yalniz. From day 1 to our last day we must say the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review! I appreciate it! Truly it was my pleasure. All the best, Ali

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

I visited Istanbul with my friends a week ago. Ali was recommended to me as a good tour manager by one of my friends who had toured with him last year. I called him directly and decided to go ahead and book him for a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Thank you for the rating and nice review!

Reviewed September 4, 2018

We had hired Mr. Ali for a private tour based on the recommendations on this site. We had a driver, so we agreed that he would come to the hotel and ride with us to Sultan Ahmet Square. Shortly before the agreed time he called...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Sahibi at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Folks; I wasn't bad or rude to anybody..otherwise they wouldn’t offer me 100$ to finish the tour only 5 minutes after we met. (The tour was booked for 2 for 200 USD) I refused to take 100$ and they just walked away; so actually it...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

My colleague and I had just a brief break in the business trip and decided to take a tour with Ali. It was the best decision we cold have made - Ali put together just the right plan, we never waited in lines and got...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you so much for this nice review and rating...It was a pleasure for me to meet you both and tour together.

Reviewed June 28, 2018

I have taken a lot of tours and clearly ali knows how to entertain -- he will cater to all ages -- had a 8 yr old , 16 and 21 yr old and he kept engaged -- with his in depth knowledge of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank alokgopal
PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Thank you dear Gopal family for the review, rating and also booking a tour !

Reviewed June 13, 2018

I would highly recommend Ali tour company for tours of Istanbul. We had an awesome day in Istanbul. He was very informative and worked with our schedule. He also helped arrange an awesome boat ride of Bosphorus sea. He was very responsive and addressed our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thank you for the great review ! will be looking forward to your next visit :)) Regards.

Reviewed April 23, 2018

We picked this tour specifically because it stated they would work around our schedule and what we wanted to see. We were very specific the we had very little time and wanted to visit the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Grand Bazaar. We were greeted...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Margarita G
PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2018

Dear Margarita; Thank you again for booking..it was a pleasure to meet you both and do a short tour..Wish you best...Ali

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lalitd2018
November 29, 2018|
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Hello Lalit Thank you for your inquiry. I will be happy to give you tour service. Why don't you take a look at my website first to see suggested tour plans for your 3 day stay in Istanbul and then choose your favourite tour... More
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cader n
March 16, 2018|
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Please visit website !
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104chaitanyad
March 11, 2018|
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for the tour inquiry...A private walking tour around the old city is maximum 6 hours and it is not so tiring or boring..I am sure she will enjoy that.. I suggest you to do it in day.. otherwise you will have to pay... More
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