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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 and 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)
  • Souk 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 guide he will be waiting with a yellow umbrella!
 - 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. 

 - The suggested minimum contribution is 10 EUROS or100 TURKISH LIRAS per person if you like the tour.
 - IF YOU DONT 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

  • English
    Wed, 28 Jul 13:30
  • English
    Thu, 29 Jul 13:30
  • English
    Fri, 30 Jul 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 (36)

Tamari Keratishvili 07/25/2021

Beth weaver 07/24/2021

Great tour, full of interesting information and followed a great route that showed us a little more into Istanbul. Very knowledgeable and friendly :) would recommend!

Response from The History Travel
Thank a lot for your kind words, have a nice holiday. :-)
Nikola Jovanović 07/22/2021

Highly recomended! We were very satisfied!

Response from The History Travel
Thanks a lot Nikola. :-)
Marina 07/22/2021

Amazing tour, great guide, Ozkan. A very good choice to take the tour in the first day of your stay in Istanbul, in order to find out tips and main attractions. The guide was really helpful, and gave us a lot of useful information.

Dana Altayeh 07/22/2021

4.9(36) 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(36) Ratings