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Free walking tours in İstanbul

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Book for free any of these guruwalks. When the tour ends you will be able to pay the guru whatever you consider fair. Some will pay €10, others $50. It's up to you!
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Free Tour in Istanbul - The best and the most fun tour in the city
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Free Tour Free Tour in Istanbul - The best and the most fun tour in the city
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Duration: 3 hours
Hours: 09:00, 10:30 and 1 more

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Guru: VİAURBİS
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Old City Essentials-Highlights- Cultural Free Walking Tour of Istanbul
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Free Tour Old City Essentials-Highlights- Cultural Free Walking Tour of Istanbul
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Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Hours: 13:30

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Guru: guide4istanbul
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Beyond Old Town; a Free Tour from European Karaköy to Asian Kadıköy
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Free Tour Beyond Old Town; a Free Tour from European Karaköy to Asian Kadıköy
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Duration: 3 hours
Hours: 15:00 and 15:30

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Guru: Walking Guides
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Grand Bazaar and Suleymaniye
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Free Tour Grand Bazaar and Suleymaniye
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Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Hours: 10:00 and 14:30

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Guru: Haktan
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The best panoramic, fun and cultural Free Tour of Istanbul
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Free Tour The best panoramic, fun and cultural Free Tour of Istanbul
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Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Hours: 17:00

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Parts Unknown-Alternative Istanbul Tour - Suleymaniye Mosque
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Free Tour Parts Unknown-Alternative Istanbul Tour - Suleymaniye Mosque
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Duration: 2 hours and 45 minutes
Hours: 14:00

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Guru: Free Istanbul Tours
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2 Continents 1 City: From Europe to Asia Free Tour
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Free Tour 2 Continents 1 City: From Europe to Asia Free Tour
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Duration: 3 hours
Hours: 10:00 and 14:30

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Authentic Istanbul Walking Tour - Fun Cultural Highlights
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Free Tour Authentic Istanbul Walking Tour - Fun Cultural Highlights
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Duration: 2 hours and 45 minutes
Hours: 10:30

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Free Tour Karaköy and Galata
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Free Tour Free Tour Karaköy and Galata
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Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes
Hours: 10:00, 14:30 and 1 more

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Discovering the Old Town of Istanbul
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Free Tour Discovering the Old Town of Istanbul
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Duration: 3 hours
Hours: 10:00

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Best things to do in Istanbul

Istanbul, the capital of Turkey, is one of the most intriguing destinations on the planet, as its geography makes it an interesting cross between East and West.  It was first called Byzantium and later on, was changed to Constantinople before being renamed as the current day Istanbul, an economic and cultural mecca and also the highest populated city in the country. Istanbul was a strategic location for several empires over its history, such as the Roman, Byzantine or the Ottoman. With this history, the city enjoys a rich cultural and architectural history. 


In Istanbul, the free tours take place every day, at different times of day, from the morning to the afternoon and evening so you can adapt and get to know the city at your pace. You can also choose from different tours in different languages that will take you to different monuments or neighborhoods of Istanbul. Reserving your tour is free and you can do as many tours as you’d like while you are there. 


The gurus are reviewed by other walkers who have done their free-walking tours and their opinions are all written in an easy-to-read manner online. If you want to get to know Istanbul’s iconic places like Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, the Hagia Sofia Cathedral, the Uskudar neighborhood, the Bosphorus of Istanbul and information about its boat rides, Galata Tower and its incredible views over the city, the Blue Mosque, the Hamam Aga Hamami, the Palace Topkapi and many more, you can’t miss the opportunity to do one of these incredible free walking tours that will let you discover the hidden charm of this city where East meets West.


If you would like to book tours for free in other Turkish cities, check out the available tours in Antalya, Mardin or Midyat.