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Private guide in Istanbul. Istanbullocalguides.com

I had a half day tour organized by Aykut Ayik of Istanbul local Guides. They were excellent. My... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Colesberg, South Africa
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Marmara Tours/ tour guide Metin

Marmara Tours is outstanding! Attila Kilinc, the owner, organized a 5 day tour of Istanbul for my... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Port Ludlow, Washington
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5 Jul 2018
“Private guide in Istanbul. Istanbullocalguides.com”
29 Nov 2017
“Marmara Tours/ tour guide Metin”
We as GuidedIstanbul are a group of professional, experienced and licensed tour guides in Turkey.We are specialist about historical,religious, cultural tours on various destination of Turkey such as, Istanbul, Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Ephesus, Troy...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Istanbul 34446, Turkey
+90 535 438 02 31
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I had a half day tour organized by Aykut Ayik of Istanbul local Guides. They were excellent. My guide Urgur arrived on time and even picked me up in his car as it was raining. He was very informative about the actual historical sights as...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Marmara Tours is outstanding! Attila Kilinc, the owner, organized a 5 day tour of Istanbul for my sister and I that was beyond our expectations. We saw all the main sights, did a Turkish Bath experience (a must), a private boat tour of the Bosporus,...More

Thank greywing2017
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Our trip to Istanbul was amazing! It's definitely a place to see! We only had a day to see it and our guide, Gúlay, (Neon Tours) made it a great day! She was very informative and knew little details to make it interesting! We would...More

1  Thank Lrgs1211
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We signed up through Viator for this group tour but due to a cancellation, we received a personally guided tour. Our guide Emre Onal was very knowledgeable and friendly. He allowed us to alter his plans as needed. We saw Blue Mosque, a mosque and...More

Thank DrDave2450
Reviewed 28 July 2016

we hired hakan kocaturk for our tour of istanbul he went out of his way to make our trip amazing i would highly recommend him

1  Thank vanderhart2016
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Our hotel recommended this excellent and knowledgable local guide whom we would highly recommend. Her name is LOTIFE KUCUKLER and she can be reached by email: latifekuckler@hotmail.com

Thank meswinnipeg
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We had the guide Hakan Kockaturk and he absolutely made our holiday! The tour was tailored just for us and was at the right pace and really interesting. We couldnt have had a better day and by the end we felt like we had known...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Safiye Kaban is FABULOUS! I booked her 2 yrs ago, for a 4hr layover tour by public transportation for 2 travelers. I didn't book her last year, and regretted it terribly. With a vast knowledge store of interesting sights, sounds and tastes of Istanbul, Safiye...More

1  Thank SongnDance
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Hire an accredited local guide to get the best out of your visit. They shortcut the queues (which saves valuable time). They know the quiet times of the day to miss the crowds at popular attractions. Above all, they walk at your speed.

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Viator tour company provided two perfect days of tours at a reasonable price. Very recommended. We reviewed all the tours to have a one day city tour and a one day Bosphorus tour to include the Black Sea. The tours were great and provided more...More

Thank ceckmeder
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Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
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shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
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Response from kemal s | Property representative |
Hi ; I m tour guide Kemal , Thank you for interested in my service . please keep in touch with me at personal web site or e mail link on my trip advisor review page. if you would like get detailed information. about me... More
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Response from kemal s | Property representative |
Hi Paula thank you for keep in touch with me how many are you and when would you like to visit to Ephesus jsut quick note we do also tours in Troy ; Pergamon ; Cappadocia, Pamukkale ; Diydma and Ephesus too if it one of... More
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