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Istanbul Tour Studio

#48 of 1,048 Tours in Istanbul
Istanbul, Turkey
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About Istanbul Tour Studio
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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The Magnificent Ottomans - Private Walking Tour

Step into a world of sultans, soldiers and scholars on a 5-hour, private walking tour of Ottoman Istanbul. Trace a route through the heart of the old city, from the corridors of Topkapi Palace to the Istanbul Library and Süleymaniye Mosque. Learn about life in Ottoman times as you see the city’s most iconic landmarks and architectural highlights. Visit a vibrant spice bazaar and historic tombs, a medieval arsenal, fountains and hamams. Enjoy the personal experience of a private tour and get unique insights into Turkish history and culture.
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5 hours
from $110.00

Spiritual Sunday Walk

Immerse yourself in Istanbul’s diverse religious communities with a private, 4-hour Sunday walking tour that takes in some of Turkey’s traditions and places of worship. Trace a route from an Armenian Gregorian church to a Sufi Mevlevi house, see a Sephardic synagogue and explore Ottoman-era mosques. Learn about the customs and practices of each group, and get a glimpse of the city’s vibrant mosaic of beliefs. Following the tour, you’ll have the option to attend a moving Sufi ceremony at Galata Mevlevihanesi.
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4 hours
from $110.00

Traditional Boat Trip and Fener-Balat Areas Walking Tour

Explore Istanbul like generations of Turks — by boat and on foot — with a 6-hour tour of two historic, atmospheric neighborhoods. Navigate the Golden Horn on a 30-minute trip from Karaköy to Fener in a fishing boat, and take sweeping views of the the city from the water. Follow your guide through Fener and Balat’s colorful streets, and see narrow lanes lined with traditional houses. Visit Orthodox sites, a classic local coffee house and see the Byzantine art at the Chora Museum before returning to your hotel.
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6 hours
from $130.00
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DayTrip607943 wrote a review Dec 2018
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This was a great way to get acquainted with the city when we first arrived. Emre was great. We did a private tour so were able to customize it along the way which was also helpful.
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Date of experience: December 2018
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Paddy H wrote a review Dec 2018
Dublin, Ireland160 contributions67 helpful votes
We had a great time on the walking tour. Our tour guide was incredibly knowledgeable about all aspects of Istanbul's history and culture. She was willing to answer any questions we had about religion, politics and history. Because it was a private tour, she accommodated our
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Date of experience: December 2018
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jontravels2019 wrote a review Nov 2018
Prague, Czech Republic183 contributions36 helpful votes
This was my first official attraction in Istanbul and definitely one of the most memorable. During all my trips, I like to try and do something a little "different" than the typical museums and sights, and this one was right on the money. From the beginning of requesting
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Date of experience: November 2018
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SkiGuy2014 wrote a review Nov 2018
Whistler, Canada7 contributions3 helpful votes
We spent the day with Yasemin, a walking talking and very energetic encyclopedia of knowledge! We learned so much about the history, architecture and culture of Istanbul. We highly recommend this company and Yasemin!
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Date of experience: October 2018
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drsaquib14 wrote a review Nov 2018
Kuwait City, Kuwait9 contributions
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From beginning to the end, it was fantastic. Extremely professional service and excellent organization. If you want to get the best of Turkey, go no further than Istanbul Tour Studio. Our best to all who made our trip memorable, specially Yasemin our gracious Guide, Mostafa our
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Date of experience: November 2018
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