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Istanbul Layover Tours

Istanbul, Turkey
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About Istanbul Layover Tours
The more you travel, the more you will experience. For sure it is true if you ever leave the airport; Istanbul Layover Tours offer private guiding service by licensed professional tour guides from Istanbul Airport to for transit travelers, who have a couple of hours layover between their flights, with multiple comfort options of transportion and flexible tour schedules.
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Istanbul Layover Tours is mainly specialized on layover tours from Istanbul Airports.

Meet and Greet: It is easier to find your driver at the airport now. You will be met and accompanied to the vehicle by a welcome host at a spesific spot / time.

Timely & Safe Logistic; Enjoy comfortable round-trip transfer from/to airport with private and spacious van. .

Fast Track Entry: Be VIP and save precious time at the museums ticket desks thanks to the accredited tour guides from Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Professional and Enthusiastic Guides: Our guides are not only a good historian but also your travel companion. Learn about culture, politics & religion through personal stories and anecdotes.

Eat like a local: Taste delicious, reasonable non-touristy local food at the eatiers where the only locals eat. Various food restrictions are welcomed
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Caroline C wrote a review Aug 2020
Toronto, Canada4 contributions1 helpful vote
Today was a dream come true! The air-conditioned sprinter that picks you up from the airport is comfortable and luxurious. My guide held amazing conversation. He was very knowledgeable and a great photographer. The weather was perfect. We strolled from the obelisk to Blue Mosque to Hagia Sophia to lunch at Seven Hills. He even arranged for me to see Dolmabache on the way back to the airport. The architecture, the history, the information, nothing short of amazing. I would highly recommend. I will definitely be back in Istanbul in the near future.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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GrandTour665643 wrote a review May 2020
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We took 2 layover tours with Istanbul Layover Tours, one a night tour and the other a morning tour. Istanbul is amazing at night, full of life and we enjoyed exploring both the Asian and the European sides. We were able to see many of the local sites from the outside, beautifully lit up and try several delicious Turkish foods. Latif was very knowledgeable about the history of Istanbul and was very entertaining. Our 2nd tour was a week later, in the morning. On this tour we were able to go inside the mosques and I can't say enough how beautiful the mosques are. Again, Latif shared the history and several interesting stories about all of the sites. We then had an amazing lunch on a rooftop, to end the perfect morning. Latif made sure we were picked up on time for the tour and brought back to the airport with time to spare, I highly recommend Istanbul Layover Tours, with Latif!
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Muji wrote a review Mar 2020
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I had a long layover time at Istanbul.. Thought to see the city.. After little research i found this trip I met Latif and booked a tour for 6 hours.. He made my life so easy.. He picked me up and dropped me at the airport I felt like i was hanging with a friend of mine.. I almost saw the whole Istanbul in one half day.. He had all access through fast pass.. So i didnt need to wait in queues.. He shared all the secrets and history of people of Istanbul.. I absolutely recommend this tour.. And it deserves every penny you spend on it
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Shannon L wrote a review Mar 2020
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I had a 12-hour layover in Istanbul. I was traveling on my own so I was reluctant to go into the city and explore. I contacted Istanbul Layover Tours and booked a six-hour tour. It sounds like a long tour, but the time flew by; I was so happy with my experience and I felt incredibly safe. Latif was fantastic from the moment I booked my tour. I met him in the city center and he took me around and showed me some tourist sites, took me on the local ferry so we could explore both the Asian and the European side, showed me several local food stores, and then took me to a dinner that made me feel like a local. He is from Istanbul, so knows the history of the area and the best sites. He is also a certified tour guide in Istanbul. He was friendly, helpful, and incredibly knowledgeable. If you have time in Istanbul, I highly recommend booking a tour with Latif. He will show you a side of Istanbul you would never see on your own!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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drakoula wrote a review Mar 2020
Woluwe-St-Pierre, Belgique1 contribution
Although I hadn't enough time and by adding heavy traffic conditions I lived a real VIP experience. My tour guide Latif managed to show me all the important monuments in the historic center of Istanbul and offered me a memorable visit. Thank you for this excellent experience. I will certainly let you know about the next visit with my family.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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