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Istanbul: Back Doors and Hidden Places! Free Photo Walking Tour

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: English
Guru: Hatice
Quality Verified Registered on February 13, 2023

Hello there! I'm Hatice, a licensed tour guide and professional photographer based in the beautiful city of Istanbul. If you're looking to explore the city with a knowledgeable local guide and discover hidden gems while hearing interesting stories, you've come to the right place. With me as your guide, you'll get to experience it like a true local. As someone who loves exploring new places on foot, I believe that walking is one of the best ways to see Istanbul. And as a professional photographer, I always have my camera with me to capture the beauty and essence of this amazing city. So whether you're a solo traveler or a group of friends, feel free to join me for an unforgettable tour. I'm excited to meet you and show you around!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to our Free Photo Walk tour, where you can discover the hidden gems that Istanbul has to offer. 


Are you looking to check out some offbeat locations in Turkey? 

Then, join us to explore some of the best-hidden places that most tourists miss out on! 


Istanbul is fascinating, and comes with a rich history spanning over 5000 years. Straddling two continents, it is a must-visit destination. 

Our private tour will take you to three unusual attractions, in addition to visiting the famous grand bazaar, the spice bazaar, and an art gallery. 


As a professional photographer, I am happy to share tips and tricks for capturing mind-blowing pictures. Feel free to bring your camera or phone, and let's capture the beauty of this amazing city together. So, what are you waiting for? Join us and let's get ready to create some great memories! 

We’ll go first Grand Bazaar and 2 different work places used in the past known as New Han.

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  • Meeting point:
    Mollafenari, Vezirhan Cd. No:16 D:18,...
    Mollafenari, Vezirhan Cd. No:16 D:18, 34120 Fatih/İstanbul, Türkiye
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    I'll be waiting for you in front of the column and carrying red flag with me so that you can easily recognize me.

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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Adela 10 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
We had a very interesting walking tour with Hatice through hidden places in Gran Bazaar and Species Bazaar, having a wonderful experience with the group.
Ream 10 Oct 2023

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Travelled alone - Oct 2023
Hatice is amazing! I had such a wonderful time during the tour. She introduced us to many places that I would have never discovered myself. I can’t wait to join her for another one of her tours!
Anna 10 Oct 2023

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Vielen lieben Dank Hatice für die schönen zwei stunden. Super toll gemacht.
Monique 07 Aug 2023

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Travelled in family - Aug 2023
Hatice was wonderful! She was so accommodating and showed us many special places. We really enjoyed going into the mosque and learning all about the Muslim faith. Thank you!
Lourdes 13 Jul 2023

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Travelled alone - Jul 2023
Hatice is a great guide! This was my 2nd tour with her and it was also fantastic! Went to supernice hidden places and had coffee in a nice terrace. She is the best!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is 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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