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Evening walks, local food tasting tour

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    What to Expect
    Start your evening tour with pickup from your central Istanbul hotel, and head into the heart of historical Sultanahmet. As you walk, hear from your guide about Istanbul’s history and how it has left its legacy on the city’s cuisine.

    Wander through the bustling streets, passing some of Sultanahmet’s landmarks, and get insider tips from your guide on great places to eat and must-try delicacies.

    While you talk and absorb the evening ambiance, wend your way to Taksim Square and enjoy four food stops to sample some classic local dishes. Samples may vary, but expect to taste favorites such as a mouth-watering lamb shish kebab, a juicy meatball, and a fried mussel kebab; a string of lightly battered mussels threaded onto a skewer.

    As dusk falls, enjoy the magical sunset views over Sultanahmet’s minarets from the Galata Bridge, and take in the sight of the Galata Tower on the opposite bank.

    Drink in the buzz around the food vendors and restaurants, and make a final stop to taste some classic Turkish baklava. Sink your teeth into these super-sweet honey-and-nut filo parcels that were much loved by the Ottoman sultans.

    Finish with a drop-off at your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up all guests in the center area of Fatih or Taksim all other locations should be informed in advance

    Ports
    karaköy, eminonu
    Departure Time
    6:30 PM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Food tasting
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Entry/Admission - Istiklal Street
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    There has obviously been a lot of work put into making this tour fantastic. Ayhan has found some of the best foods in the city and presents them with a pleasant walk between each. We walked through some beautiful streets which we never would’ve found without this tour. I’d
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    We performed an evening tour with Ayhan on April 2019. We with him discovered some very characteristics area in Istanbul. We ate some Turkish foods as Meatballs, Turkish Pizza and baklava! The tour was very nice and also very helpful to better understand the Turkish culture. I
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    I enjoyed a wonderful evening walking around Istanbul and tasting various dishes. Ayhan was an exceptional and knowledgeable guide who took the time to show me various sights. He explained the different foods I tasted and was patient and kind. I highly recommend this tour for
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    This is the best way to get to know the city - through its sights and eats. Ayhan was the best in delivering all that. He contacted me as soon as i confirmed my booking and gave me some tips on how to be a smart first timer in Istanbul. The tour proper was an eye opener.
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    Ayhan and his tour were amazing! We joined him on our first day here and it was a perfect intro to Istanbul. As we ate our way around the city Ayhan showed us all the different neighborhoods and gave us many recommendations for our stay. The food was awesome and he really gave
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    • Languages Offered: English
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