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We only had an afternoon at Ephesus and spending it with Tugrul was a great choice. He took us... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tara b
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Tugrul was an excellent guide! His experience and knowledge of all the areas we visited (we went to... read more

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Licensed Travel Company and a certified private tour guide in Turkey specialized in organizing and conducting customized travel itineraries for multi-day Private Tours in Turkey with a personal touch. My tours include not only the major highlights...more
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354 Sk. | No:2/D, Kusadasi 09400, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had an afternoon at Ephesus and spending it with Tugrul was a great choice. He took us through the museum ( outstanding) to lunch ( delicious) and around Ephesus then got us back to the train in good time. From start to finish...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tugrul was an excellent guide! His experience and knowledge of all the areas we visited (we went to the Virgin Mary’s house and the ruins at Ephesus) made the experience a trip we will not forget. He was very personable which made the day a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this tour while on a family trip. We were 6 adults and 4 chilsren aged 4,7and 12. EVERYONE enjoyed this tour.The children were engaged, the older children were curious and did not stop asking questions. The adults enjoyed the wealth of knowledge Turgul...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2018

In my years of extensive travelling, I have always gone solo and have only joined groups for small, limited day tours so the concept of a personal guide for an extended period was new to me. And to be honest, I did have a certain...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018

My private tour with Tugrul Sokmen was everything I wanted: professional, well- organised, and comprehensive. Tugrul researched and organised the tour, arranged accommodation and transport, and provided expert information about the country, the culture, and the places we visited. Tugrul's local knowledge, many contacts, and...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

There is something magical about Tugrul Sokmen! Three of us from Australia contacted Tugrul with our wish lists for a customised 9-day tour of Turkey... and that's when the magic began. He put together the most amazing holiday that ticked all our boxes… which included...More

3  Thank Diana T
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

I have just finished an incredible 9 day private tour with Tugrul Sokeman and my two Australian girlfriends. Tugrul was very quick to respond to our many questions when first planning the trip so from the word go we knew we made the right decision...More

1  Thank 383sally
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

We loved Turkey during our recent visit and it was because we had the best tour guide, Mr. Tugrul Sokmen. Not only he is very friendly and flexible to make you have the best experience, but he is also very well prepared and experienced. We...More

Thank Gabriel R
Reviewed October 26, 2017

We spent the day with Tugrul to visit Priene, Miletus and Didyma and it was like spending the day with a friend. We had so much fun and laughed all day. Tugrul is so knowledgable and he makes the tour so interesting. We really noticed...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We recommend visiting Turkey, it is a beautiful secure Country. Specially visiting Ephesus was a great experience do much to see and learn. Our Tour Guide Tugrul Sokmen was the best, he explained every single detail and history of Ephesus, The Virgin Mary site, we...More

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We got off ship, walked threw until you come to the greeting building where there are shops, there is a sign that says tots up on the wall, right there you go up the stairs to buy your tickets, also if you go out of the... More
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