The best panoramic, fun and cultural Free Tour of Istanbul

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on October 05, 2020

With the experience of the years in tourism we offer reliable and enjoyable tours with official licensed tour guide, our guides are willing to show you my beautiful city's culture, history, local life and all the stories that are to discover. If you ready to walk offbeaten streets of Istanbul like a local do not hesitate to join BEST free walking tour of Istanbul.

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Tour description

The best tour of Istanbul .

With this Free Tour, we will visit a large part of the city and we will have the opportunity to see spectacular buildings, we will walk among the hidden gems and see the best view of Istanbul.

You will also have the opportunity to feel the local atmosphere and walk like a local.
On this Istanbul tour, we are going to explore a large part of the city.
Do you want to learn about the hidden gems of Istanbul? We offer an impressive tour of Istanbul that you will not find anywhere else.
It will be a great opportunity to get to know the city while enjoying the lively nightlife.

What will we see on this tour?

  • New Mosque 
  • Spice Bazaar 
  • Traditional and old-fashioned Ottoman-style cafes (sisha and nargile cafes)
  • Roof-Top Panoramic view spots
  • Galata Tower
  • Rüstem Paşa Mosque (interior visit)
  • Golden Horn, Galata Bridge, Bosphourus
  • Oldest Metro in Istanbul
  • Taksiml Avenue (the most famous street in Istanbul)

 I will not only tell you history, but also important tips about life in Istanbul and the best places to enjoy a good meal.

For all this and much more, join my tour and have an unforgettable experience, have fun like a local with me in Istanbul.
       Useful information for the traveler:

 Thank you for your booking, your reservation has been confirmed. Our guide will be waiting in EMİNÖNÜ SQUARE in front of HAMDİ RESTAURANT with a yellow umbrella at 17:00.

-We have a limited space on our tours. Your space has been already confirmed.If you won't be able to join the tour,please cancel your reservation so that we can open space for other travellers.

-Please be on the meeting point ten minutes earlier

- It is recommended to bring comfortable and casual shoes.

- Be prepared for any weather conditions and have the right equipment.

- For interior visits of religious buildings ladies can carry a extra scarf and cover.

- 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!

(minimum amount suggested is €10 per person around the world.)

Best regards

guide4istanbul team

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Rüstem Paşa, Kalçin Sk. No:11, 34116 ...
    Rüstem Paşa, Kalçin Sk. No:11, 34116 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
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    Our guide will be waiting for you in Eminönü Square, in front of entrance gate of Hamdi Restaurant with a YELLOW UMBRELLA. At 17:00.

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    Outside visit
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    Rüstem Paşa
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    Outside visit
    Spice Bazaar
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    Outside visit
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Asmalı Mescit

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 €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Parth 31 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
I am sorry I forgot his name but he has been guide from last 20 years and we loved him. He showed us great places and grate route. There were less people so it was like a private tour. He also showed us great restaurants.
Agnieszka 29 Dec 2023

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2023
Visiting panorama tour was a great adventure. We get a lot of interesting facts and tips related to Turkey seen through the eyes of local people. Now we know where to go for dinner! Thank you!
Forest 26 Nov 2023

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Travelled in group - Nov 2023
Özkan was professional and nice. Many of the other tourist cancelled cos of the cold weather. Yet Özkan continued the tour. We literally had a private tour with him. Really enjoyed the tour with him. Thank you!
Vijeta 11 Oct 2023

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Travelled alone - Oct 2023
The guide was very kind and helpful. Even though there were not other people he did not cancel the tour am very thankful to him.
naama 22 Sep 2023

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Travelled alone - Sep 2023
A very nice tour, worth taking on the first day, to understand the area better
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires 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.
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