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Gourmet Holidays Private Culinary Walks


Gourmet Holidays Private Culinary Walks
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Oct 20, 2015
“Outstanding tour”
Sep 21, 2015
“Awesome night”
Our culinary walks unveil Istanbul's food secrets in the uncharted territories of Pera and Kadikoy districts, where sounds, smells and tastes create the perfect harmony of many layers of the ancient city. Our guides lead you through the markets and...more
Istiklal Caddesi Elhamra Ishani No:130 Kat 2 | Beyoglu, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 533 344 60 38
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Reviewed October 20, 2015

This tour was more than we could expect, even after all enthusiastic reviews. Gokcen is an excellent guide: intelligent, passionate about food and flexible. I travelled with my mother, and he kindly adjusted the tour to our possibilities and limitations. We visited both Asian and...More

4  Thank Ecaterina S
Reviewed September 21, 2015

What a fun, comprehensive food tour. We started in the European area down by the water. Got to stop at 3 places here, before taking the ferry to the Asian side. What an adventure.stopped at 3 places here, all of the great stops. Back to...More

2  Thank Karen C
Reviewed July 15, 2015

I concur with all previous reviews . Gokcen - G , is a perfect and most gracious host. We contacted G for a tour of our family of 5 ( with three teenage girls ), he is flexible and worked around our plans so we...More

1  Thank andrea a
Reviewed July 7, 2015

My girlfriend and I were in Istanbul for 24 hours and we found G on Trip Advisor in our search for how to spend our one and only evening in the city. The overwhelmingly positive reviews are what sold us and we were not disappointed....More

2  Thank Michael A
Reviewed July 1, 2015

We were lucky enough to be guided by Samen, whose deep knowledge, engaging manner, and enthusiasm both for the food and her country are not to be missed. Next time we're in Istanbul we will absolutely be sure to take another tour with her...

2  Thank 491JohnC
Reviewed June 10, 2015

If learning about food, politics, traditions, religion and believe that one of the best ways to experience and obtain this is with a local, then this tour is for you. G was an incredible guide. He took us to places that only a local knows,...More

1  Thank szarrate
Reviewed June 5, 2015

We did the two continents tour, or at least G tailored the tour to what we wanted to see and do. Like most other reviews, I can rave on and on about how interesting this was, but quickly I want to give some tips. 1....More

3  Thank Katrina L
Reviewed May 24, 2015

This was the highlight of our stay in Istanbul. An absolute must do for people who enjoy not just the food but some of the history of the food and the markets. Every minute was packed with sights, sounds and colour as well as layer...More

1  Thank Nic M
Reviewed May 22, 2015

Easily one of the highlights of a spectacular holiday. We were picked up at the hotel and given a great local experience of the tram and the ferry. Every bite we consumed all day was full of flavour, history and tradition. The conversation flowed easily...More

1  Thank Janet R
Reviewed May 18, 2015

We spent most of a day with Sanem on a wonderful culinary adventure. She met us at our hotel and told us to be hungry, which was good advice. The next six hours were spent exploring shops, vendors, street food, restaurants, and food markets. She...More

5  Thank Otto27
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