Free tour

­čĆć Original Free Tour in Istanbul

Duration: 3h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on September 10, 2019

We are one of the most famous tourist companies in the world making sure that all guides represent our unique style: a mix between real history and legend, giving them their own personal character. We establish a link between great independent guides and thousands of travelers every day, giving these local freelancers the ability to inform and entertain you, while spreading and expanding this great idea of ÔÇőÔÇőfree tours around the world. We believe in the support of local communities and aspire to give voice to guides who working in Istanbul and London. Our free tour guides are the best! They work only with tips, which guarantees the highest quality! Our free walking tours are more than just guided walking tours. Our guides also offer expert advice to introduce you the local culture and help you plan your visit. We also have a unique range of guided tours in these destinations so please ask our guides!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description


No other tour covers so many major Istanbul landmarks! Have your cameras at the ready as we walk past Santa Sophia and the Blue Mosque, and see where the Sultan lives as we stroll past Topkapi Palace. On this 3 hours free walking tour you'll tick off many of IstanbulÔÇÖs must-see sites.

We never cancel; tours run rain, hail or shine

With Free Tours in Istanbul and its free paid guided tours that we offer every day in the city of Istanbul, you will be able to enjoy an experience where we promise you guaranteed laughter through the data and fun anecdotes that we will tell you throughout the tour.

At Free Istanbul Tours we offer you this incredible walking tour. That is why we come to Istanbul as it is the perfect way to get acquainted with the old Ottoman capital .
Perfect for tourists and travelers!

What will we see during the tour?

  • Santa Sophia
  • Blue Mosque
  • Topkap─▒ Palace
  • Hurrem Hammam┬á
  • Old Ottoman Houses
  • Hagia Irene
  • Basilica cistern
  • Hippodrome┬á
  • ... and much more!

Useful information for the traveler:

- The meeting point is the same for both languages: at the circular water fountain located between the Blue Mosque and the Basilica of Hagia Sophia .

- We recommend you keep in mind that if your hotel is NOT located in the area of Sultanahmet , the traffic can affect your arrival and attendance so we appreciate it if the necessary measures are taken.

- We must also mention that if you participate in a group of more than 6 people, you would already have to manage a private service.

We wait for you!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Cankurtaran, Sultan Ahmet Park, At Me...
    Cankurtaran, Sultan Ahmet Park, At Meydan─▒ Cd No:5, 34122 Fatih/─░stanbul, T├╝rkiye
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    We wait for you in Sultanahmet, between The Blue Mosque and Santa Sophia next to the fountain, with a red umbrella and jacket. Free Walking Tour Istanbul starts from Sultanahmet Square (next to the decorative pool)

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    Outside visit
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    Outside visit
    The blue Mosque
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    Outside visit
    hagia sophia
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    Outside visit
    Hurrem Sultan Hammam
  • 5
    Outside visit
    The Basilica Cistern
  • 6
    Outside visit
  • 7
    Outside visit
    El palacio de Topkap─▒

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from ÔéČ10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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JULIO 16 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Definitivamente es una muy buena manera de iniciar tu aventura en una gran ciudad! Esa informaci├│n te da un panorama ├ímplio de aquellos lugares de inter├ęs en los cuales quieres conocer a profundidad. Lo recomiento al 100%
Adriana 16 Jul 2024

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Travelled in family - Jul 2024
Great experience! Motivated, passioned and smart guru! Thank you!
Leonardo 15 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Experiencia maravillosa, Edu un tipo espectacular, muy bien preparado! . Lo recomiendo. Muchas gracias!
Luca 15 Jul 2024

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Had an intense and great tour with Pinar. She introduced us to the entangling history of Istanbul. Totally recommend to take this tour!
Giordano 14 Jul 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 7 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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