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Istanbul Tour Studio

| Besiktas/Levent, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
+90 212 243 05 21
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Istanbul Tour Studio is a boutique travel agency that offers perfectly designed experiences across Turkey: Istanbul, Bursa, Ephesus, Cappadocia, Troy, Kars and Ayvalik. We offer fully customised and turn-key travel options to enjoy unforgettable visits. Our team passionately and carefully takes care of your Turkey trip at each step: airport welcoming, hotel bookings, tailor made tours, dinner reservations, transportation in and out of the cities and much more.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Besiktas/Levent, Istanbul 34330, Turkey
+90 212 243 05 21
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sinan was a wonderful friendly tour guide, who gave my kids (10 and 12yrs old) and I a great tour of the major attractions around Istanbul. We saw the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sofia, Basilica Cistern, Hippodrome and the Grand Bazaar, and also got lots more...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Rowing on the bosphorous against the backdrop of the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia, with our great guide Sinan was an unforgettable experience. My daughter and I were complete novices and within 30 mins ably supported by Sinan and the rowing expert Jemal,...More

Thank david p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must to see how East meets West from a helicopter with all famous sights covered. The helipad bit out of the city but no problems getting there. I used a tram from Istanbul University and a taxi easy. Thanks for the memory.More

ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pradeep, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your Istanbul helicopter experience with Istanbul Tour Studio. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed the helicopter tour. Look forward hosting you in our other tours and experiences. Kind regards, Sinan...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I Absolutely love this country. We spent 4 nights in Istanbul and 3 nights in Cappadocia. We hired the services of Istanbul Tour Studio for private tours in both cities. The experience was magnificent, our tour guides were very professional and friendly and went out...More

Thank JRRM123
ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jose Ramon, Thank you very much for taking the time to review both your Istanbul and Cappadocia experiences with Istanbul Tour Studio. We are also happy to know that you found our hand-picked Istanbul map useful. We look forward hosting you and Peter in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took one and a half day of tours with this company during our very short stay in Istanbul. They were very responsive to my email enquiry straightway and arranged tours around what we wanted to see during our brief visit. Our...More

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ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marci, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your private Istanbul tours with our guide (Ms.) Yeşim. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay here in our city. Thank you also for the feedback regarding the debit cards. As you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quick version: If you are looking for a tour guide company that is absolutely passionate about what they do, and ensuring you are left with an amazing experience of their country, then look no further. More words: Travelling on my own and for the first...More

Thank Ash C
ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ashwin, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your private Istanbul walking tour - in great details and comments- with (Ms.) Yeşim and Istanbul Tour Studio. Your positive feedback on our colleagues working at the back office is also very much...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017

The program established by Istanbul studio was good and meeting family expectation ,a mix between historic and children sites.

1  Thank adnanekhe
Reviewed July 13, 2017

My husband and I just returned from our 6th trip to Istanbul over the last 30 years. Since we had seen so much of the city, we were looking to spend a day seeing a side of Istanbul we weren't familiar with. We found what...More

3  Thank 619suzannef
Reviewed May 28, 2017

For my return in Istanbul, I entrusted my trip to this group again. Last year was all about learning about the history of the city & all the usual attractions. This time around, I opted for a more customized 5-day trip that took me around...More

1  Thank Jp S
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Yasmine took me on an excellent photo tour of Istanbul. We walked through the spice market, local neighborhoods that I'd never have gone to, meandered up busy, local shopping streets, went in one beautiful mosque, and stopped for tea to watch the world go by....More

Thank James D
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for
space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green
parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather
wealthy neighborhood and discover a rich mix of
opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For
folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a
constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s
waterways are to its rich history, there's the
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May 27, 2016|
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Response from ssokmen | Property representative |
Dear Dianne, Thank you for contacting us and welcome to Istanbul already! We do offer shore excursions in the city. Our private One Day in Istanbul walking tour for four adults is $100 USD per participant ($400 USD/total... More
Marie A J
January 20, 2015|
Response from ssokmen | Property representative |
Dear Marie, Thank you for contacting Istanbul Tour Studio. The museum entrance fees and lunch is included in the weekly scheduled tour which is $115/person. Meanwhile, museum entrance fees and lunch is excluded in the... More