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Old City Highlights Cultural Free Walking Tour of Istanbul

Your Guru: The History Travel
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  • İstanbul
  • Available in English
  • 2 hours y 30 minutes

About the Guru

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.

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.

About the Tour

Book this Free Tour of the Old Town to discover the oldest part of Istanbul and learn about Roman and Ottoman history, culture and tradition.

What are you going to visit and see during the tour ?:

  • Hippodrome
  • The walled Obelisk
  • Obelisk of Theodosius
  • Serpent column
  • German fountain
  • Blue Mosque (outside)
  • Haseki Hurrem bathroom (outside)
  • Hagia Sophia (outside)
  • Topkapi Palace (outside)
  • Archaeological Museum (exterior)
  • Soguk Cesme Street (Old Ottoman Houses)
  • Gülhane Park (exterior)
  • Eminönü district, the heart of the old part of the city because you can have a view that allows you to see the Golden Horn, the Bosphorus, Galata Bridge, Galata Tower, Soleiman Mosque
  • Yeni Camii (New Mosque)
  • Spice Market. 


 Useful information for the traveler:
You can meet the yellow umbrella !
 - It is recommended to bring comfortable and casual shoes.
 - Be prepared for any weather conditions and have the right equipment.
 - The suggested minimum contribution is 10 euros, 10 US dollars per person if you like the tour.
 - Otherwise, you can also leave the tour without paying any fees.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: At the Sultanahmet tram station, the guide awaits you with the YELLOW UMBRELLA!

Tour Schedule

  • Fri, 23 Apr
    13:30
  • Sat, 24 Apr
    13:30
  • Sun, 25 Apr
    13:30

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (15)

Anastasiia about 5 hours

Tour was fantastic and very interesting

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot Anastasia:)
Ailen Zamijovsky about 6 hours

Very knowledgeable guide!

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot Ailen:)
Alina Bondarchuk about 3 hours

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot Alina :)
Hamza about 2 hours

Great day out with highly knowledgeable tourist guide Ozkan..it was nice and sunny day and nice been around the historic sites of Istanbul..Our tour guide explained every highlights of this historic buildings and answered all our questions with passionate..If u visit Istanbul I highly recommend his tours.Thank you Ozkan

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot for your kind words dear Hamza, hope to see you again in our other tours. Kind regards.
Natali Maksymenko about 1 hour

It was a great experience, I enjoyed it very much. Only useful and interesting information, I really had a great time!

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot for your kind words Natali, hope to see you again in our tours. Warm regards.

4.9(15) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

4.9(15) Ratings