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Intrepid Urban Adventures Istanbul

Istanbul 34421, Turkey
+90 532 641 28 22
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Istanbul Urban Adventures offers unique and authentic day tours around Istanbul. They range from 2 hour to 1 day adventures and uncover back streets, hidden gems, and fascinating sights. Step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the city tick, and get acquainted with the local food, culture, and traditions of Istanbul. A local expert guide will provide the knowledge and lead you through a fantastic urban experience.
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“turkish family” (23 reviews)
“walking tour” (34 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Istanbul 34421, Turkey
Beyoglu
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+90 532 641 28 22
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"turkish family"
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"home cooked meal"
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"walking tour"
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"tasting tour"
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"turkey"
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"guide salih"
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"syrian refugees"
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"great guide"
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"local culture"
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"spice market"
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"food tour"
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"asian side"
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"stuffed mussels"
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"amazing tour"
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I had the opportunity to visit the Olive Tree Community Centre in Istanbul. The food was really lovely but the high light for me was meeting the Syrians and talking to them. I also got to see the Education Centre and although there were no...More

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Our guide Tolga walked us through the hippodrome and into the old town poining out landmarks along the way. We were welcomed into our local families home and enjoyed a simple but tasty meal wiith the family. We were able to ask questions and meet...More

Thank Tim M
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UAIST1, Operations Manager at Intrepid Urban Adventures Istanbul, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We love Seray and her family and feel privileged that she opens her home for our guests.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I went into their InFocus tour, an experience based on supporting a center that helps refugees from different parts of the World but mainly Syrians. What an experience. First, it took me to an area of Istanbul that felt really local, great to see the...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This review is just for the night tasting food tour. Well, this was a total waste of my money. For 100 dollars, I thought I would be getting more than just appetizer and dessert!!! The whole night was basically hummus, baklava and coffee, I kid...More

Thank Wambani
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UAIST1, Operations Manager at Intrepid Urban Adventures Istanbul, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you so much for the review, I am sorry that the tour did not meet your expectations. We are clear in our tour description that this is a Tasting Trail and whilst we love the classic Kepbab eating kepbab is not the concept of...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Booked the tour through an agency and had a couple of complications pop up but the company and our tour guide, Ekrem Seyhan, were more than happy to accomodate us which made my partner and I fee very comfortable! Ekrem was absolutely fabulous, he had...More

Thank Charlotte C
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Ekrem was great! We started the day with the biggest July rainstorm anyone in Istanbul had ever seen. But Ekrem didn't give up on us and got us to all the places we wanted to go (Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Byzantine Cisterns, Grand Bazaar, etc.)....More

Thank BrianGuerrero
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We are so pleased that we booked Istanbul Uncovered! Ekrem was fantastic! He met us on time, explained the agenda and proceeded with the tour. We really enjoyed seeing the Blue Mosque, Hypodrome, the cistern, Sokullu Mehmet Pasha Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Süleymaniye Mosque, among other...More

Thank Christine N
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I wish every visitor to Istanbul would take advantage of this chance to meet the people behind this project, which helps Syrian refugees who have settled in Istanbul, and some of the participants in its programs. Although I was aware of this group before my...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

After having spent 2 days in Istanbul last year, we decided to go back this year and do a 15 day Intrepid trip. We arrived a day early so booked an Urban Adventure taking us to Topkapi Palace. Ekrem was our guide and he was...More

Thank Simon C
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UAIST1, Operations Manager at Intrepid Urban Adventures Istanbul, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks so much Simon and Rana we loved hosting you again in our city. There is still a lot more to see so don't rule out a third visit.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

I booked three tours with Urban Adventures: 1. Half-day "picnic on two continents" -- explore the Spice Bazaar, pick up local treats, and take the ferry to Usukudar to have a scenic, wonderful picnic along the Bosporus while learning about the city. 2. Full-day "Istanbul...More

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UAIST1, Operations Manager at Intrepid Urban Adventures Istanbul, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks for the great review Chris was great to host you during your short visit to the city and great to meet and share the Olive Tree with you. Your support is very much appreciated. Will send you some regular updates on the centre. Cheers...More

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