Explore the diversity of Istanbul!

Explore the diversity of Istanbul!

Discover the colourful houses of Balat, authentic Turkish lifestyle in Çarşamba & the metropolitan bazaar in Eminönü.

62 EUR / pers.
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Discover the colourful houses of Balat, authentic Turkish lifestyle in Çarşamba & the metropolitan bazaar in Eminönü.

62 EUR / pers.

Description

1-6people
5 hours
Istanbul
Ferry terminal "Fener"

I will take you on a walking tour starting in beautiful Balat, home of the Greek-Orthodox community and full of stunning historical buildings. After a traditional Turkish breakfast on a rooftop terrace with view over the Golden Horn, I will take you around the colourful neighborhood (get your cameras ready for the perfect Instagram shots!). From here, we proceed to my favourite mosques that are not only some of the oldest in Istanbul, but also have an amazing view over the Golden Horn, and won't appear in any guide book. An absolutely hidden treasure! We will have some çay in one of the cozy cafes in the narrow passages around the world-famous Istanbul university. Then it is time for some shopping at Eminönü! Let's throw ourselves in the busy streets of the Grande Bazaar and get some souvenirs for your ...

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Highlights

  • Traditional Tukish breakfast with a great view
  • Colourful streets of Balat
  • Authentic Turkish life
  • Beautiful mosques with stunning views
  • Discovering the backstreets of Eminönü

Experience type

What's included

  • Breakfast
  • çay (tea)
  • Advice on local culture and customs
  • Advice on further travel plans in Istanbul+Turkey
  • Photoshooting in Balat (on request)

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