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guide in Istanbul

We will be disembarking our cruise ship between 8 :00am

and 9:00am on Sat. Sept 22. Our flight to Madrid is at 3pm.

I'm assuming we have to be at the airport around 1:00pm

to check in.

We have been to Istanbul and done sightseeing on a previous

trip--There is always more to see. We have about 3 + hours if

we can get a guide to pick us up at the ship , take us around ,

and get us to the airport. We will have luggage.

Any suggestions?

Thanks.

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1. Re: guide in Istanbul

Hi Flynow: 3 hours in Istanbul. Well you can see some things in that time period or just have a nice walk around the city and perhpas eat lunch. Contact Rina at Insight Travel in Turkey, info@tour-turkey.com and she will help you out. Good Luck, LemonLady.

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Just checked my plane tickets---should have done that before---

We leave at 4:50 pm. That does leave me more time.

Thanks again for the info .

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Hi Again: you can still have someone pick you up, take a short drive around Sultanahmet to see the sites, have lunch at one the great restaurants and then go the airport for check in. Or you can go directly to airport, store your luggage and take a cab over to Yesilkoy en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ye%C5%9Filk%C3%B6y have lunch on the seaside promenade, walk around, see the marina and mall and then return to airport for check in. Come see us when you have more time, we'll be waiting. LemonLady

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Hi Lemon Lady--Thanks again for the info.

Can you tell me how far Yesilkoy is from the airport in time?

Is it easy enough to get a taxi back?

What kind of mall are we talking about?

Any suggestions for a restaurant?

Is it difficult to store baggage at the airport?

Sorry so many Questions----All help will be appreciated.

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5. Re: guide in Istanbul

Hi: Yesilkoy is about 5 minutes from the airport. Here's a link. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galleria_Atak%C3%B6y that tells you all about the Galleria Mall. LL

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