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Free Istanbul Tours

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About Free Istanbul Tours
Free Istanbul Tours is a team of licensed, professional tour guides here in Istanbul ready to take you on the expedition of your dreams. We all have our degrees in Tourism and Guiding and have been providing private tours and excursions throughout Istanbul and Turkey for many years. Free Istanbul Tours has assembled the best tour guides in the business, who love their city and love their work
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Hobyar Mahallesi Hamidiye Caddesi No:84, Istanbul, Turkey
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All reviews great tour free walking tour town tour great introduction to the city old city no pressure to buy cool stories visiting markets kebab place baklava shop smoke shisha famous sights morning tour turkish history and culture friendly guide borek local life
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

First of all, it's not free. After you register at the site, there's explanation that guide is specially skilled, and it's not a tour where they try to sell you something, and that's why it's 10 euro per person. Uh, ok, I agreed to that,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best walking tours I've ever done. It was so good that I did a 2nd tour with the guide right after the first one. I did the old city tour first then decided to do new city tour, 1 hour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed November 29, 2018

I did the Old Town walking tour my first day in Istanbul, and it was a great introduction to the city! Our guide was fun and engaging. He told us about the history of the city, but also went off script to talk about some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

It's the best way to explore Istanbul and its rich history. I got a good feel for the local life of the people here. Very authentic and interesting. My guide was very excellent at communicating with a big group and telling the group about little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank linhpham19
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

We took an Old city tour and enjoyed every moment of it. Our guide was charming, very knowledgable and really helpfull. Always willing to answer every and any question we had. If you have no problems walking and like to hear things about Istanbul from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nikola P
Reviewed November 9, 2018

As others have pointed out, the tour is not really free as there is a minimum price, announced upfront in the response to the booking request. However, if you can afford the 10€, I highly recommend not to be put off by the email -...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank HrvojeN5
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We went on the old city tour last Thursday and it was really enjoyable. As a few people said already, the tour is not free, they ask you a minimum top of 10 euro/ 70 turkish lira per person, but for me it is totally...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank laurahD2469MA
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide was amazing. She was really friendly, her English was great. She really knew the history of all the places, she was really helpful and had an amazing attitude. Definitely i recommend going on this tours. The only thing is at the end...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank danielavill
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We went on free walking tours in several European cities during this trip, our 50 year wedding anniversary. The Istanbul free walking tour is the best one, very well organized, experienced and professional guide. Great overview and introduction to the city so we can better...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Exploration779087
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to come across this tour online. The guide is so rich in historical knowledge and made sure to include lots if information about local life. We did the Old Town tour where we sampled lots of local cuisine...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Exploration779087 | Reviewed this property |
The tour we took stated 10 euro per person on their website. That:s what we did and well worth it. BTW, there are more than one walking tour operators in Istanbul. We took the old town in the morning and were so happy with... More
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Response from boon4545 | Property representative |
Hello Nelly i suggest you private tour if you have your kids with you.Please send me direct message from here or e-mail us. Regards
June 2, 2018|
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Response from pintsizetravelers | Reviewed this property |
You need to prebook on their website. Email them and they will respond . The free istanbul tour we took did not accept walkings.