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Turkey Tours by Local Guides

Istanbul 34112, Turkey
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Full day private tour with Abdul Bicer

I contacted Ozkan Bicer (info@constantinopleguide.com) couple of weeks before coming to Istanbul... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hpatra
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Bhubaneswar
A true Gentle Man and a Man of his word.

We started planning our trip to Turkey in Jan 2018 from Vancouver, Canada. I came across Turkey... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Sami M
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Abbotsford, Canada
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Turkey Tours by Local Guides is a company run by licensed tour guides providing private Istanbul tours, shore excursions, day trips to Ephesus, Cappadocia, Bursa, Iznik, Edirne, and many more places in Turkey. Provided by Fast Book Travel License no: A-6202
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“ozkan bicer” (21 reviews)
“his knowledge” (21 reviews)
“private tour” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Istanbul 34112, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I contacted Ozkan Bicer (info@constantinopleguide.com) couple of weeks before coming to Istanbul and he was always prompt in his replies. By mistake I had mentioned the wrong month(we were coming on May but my email said June), when I called him the night before, he...More

Thank hpatra
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We started planning our trip to Turkey in Jan 2018 from Vancouver, Canada. I came across Turkey Tours by Local guides on Trip advisor while I was trying to put together an 18 day trip across Turkey with my wife and two 14 and 16...More

5  Thank Sami M
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

My family consisting of myself, my husband and three adult children recently took a one day tour of Istanbul with Ozkan on the first day of our four day visit there. It was not only an excellent orientation to the city, it’s history and culture,...More

2  Thank aedamar g
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Ozkantheguide, Owner at Turkey Tours by Local Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Dear Aedamar, Thanks for your kind words. Hope to see you all soon.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

It was a great tour Experience with Haqqi tour & Travels I want to suggest this tour agency to all good arrangement , cooperation , good behavior and no complaint I will give five star for Haqqi tours, thanks Mr. Haqqi to conduct a memorable...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We were very much impressed with how polite and helpful people to Istanbul were and we were fortunate enough to have "the pick" of them as our tour guide. Necdet Agir is a true gentleman and patient enough to deal with all nine of us!...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went with Martin who can be contacted on metinkoca@gmail.com to see the Hagia Sophia he is a professional tour guide who knows his subject which makes your visit so much more memorable and interesting.So happy were we that we asked Martin to guide us...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

My family and some friends went to Istanbul in June. We had a wonderful time and the experience was further strengthened by Ozkan and his team at Tours by Local Guides. He went out of his way to make sure that we saw all of...More

2  Thank knewell108
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

My wife and I had the privilege of spending a day touring Istanbul with Abdil Bicer. We thoroughly enjoyed Abdil's historical commentary on the places that we visited along with his very thoughtful personal perspectives on being a citizen of Turkey. I really appreciated he...More

2  Thank Jeff J
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Ozkantheguide, Owner at Turkey Tours by Local Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks a lot for your kind words. We hope to see you again real soon.

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

Neslihan Akin is an outstanding guide. She is a great time manager, is very professional, and is very knowledgeable. She was extremely attentive to my husband and I. She always made sure we had our personal belongings with us. She is a great orator and...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

My Wife and I enjoyed a wonderful private tour of the major historical sites in Istanbul with Abdil Bicer, (info@constantinopleguide.com). The depth of Adbil's knowledge and personal pride in what he was showing us made for a memorable, insightful day. I recommend this as an...More

2  Thank mmosman0502
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With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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659mariana
20 April 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
hi, ozkan at constantinopleguide dot kom is our email address. we would be happy to help you with all your travel arrangements in Turkey. thanks, Ozkan Bicer
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659mariana
20 April 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
hi, Tripadvisor is limiting my messages so I cannot send you an email address directly. Please try to read between the lines. ozkan at constantinopleguide dot c*o*m
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Samer S
16 March 2018|
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Response from Ozkantheguide | Property representative |
hi, its a lot to cover in one day and public transportation would not cut it. I would recommend to use cabs or a private vehicle to maximize time in museums and other attractions.
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