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Only private tours around your schedule ! No crowds to wait for, no schedules to worry about, no busses to catch. Just a friendly private guide and you, your family and friends during the 6 hour tour. No one else. Also, compared to your typical...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Divanyolu cad | Binbirdirek ishani no 15, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I looked up omlime for a private tour guide whom we would like to hire for our Istanbul tour 2 months ago. Thanks to TripAdvisor top pick was Mr .Ali Yalniz. From day 1 to our last day we must say the...More

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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your kind review! I appreciate it! Truly it was my pleasure. All the best, Ali

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I visited Istanbul with my friends a week ago. Ali was recommended to me as a good tour manager by one of my friends who had toured with him last year. I called him directly and decided to go ahead and book him for a...More

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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2018

Thank you for the rating and nice review!

Reviewed 5 September 2018

We had hired Mr. Ali for a private tour based on the recommendations on this site. We had a driver, so we agreed that he would come to the hotel and ride with us to Sultan Ahmet Square. Shortly before the agreed time he called...More

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PrivateguideAliYALNZ, Sahibi at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Folks; I wasn't bad or rude to anybody..otherwise they wouldn’t offer me 100$ to finish the tour only 5 minutes after we met. (The tour was booked for 2 for 200 USD) I refused to take 100$ and they just walked away; so actually it...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

My colleague and I had just a brief break in the business trip and decided to take a tour with Ali. It was the best decision we cold have made - Ali put together just the right plan, we never waited in lines and got...More

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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you so much for this nice review and rating...It was a pleasure for me to meet you both and tour together.

Reviewed 29 June 2018

I have taken a lot of tours and clearly ali knows how to entertain -- he will cater to all ages -- had a 8 yr old , 16 and 21 yr old and he kept engaged -- with his in depth knowledge of the...More

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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2018

Thank you dear Gopal family for the review, rating and also booking a tour !

Reviewed 14 June 2018

I would highly recommend Ali tour company for tours of Istanbul. We had an awesome day in Istanbul. He was very informative and worked with our schedule. He also helped arrange an awesome boat ride of Bosphorus sea. He was very responsive and addressed our...More

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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for the great review ! will be looking forward to your next visit :)) Regards.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

We picked this tour specifically because it stated they would work around our schedule and what we wanted to see. We were very specific the we had very little time and wanted to visit the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Grand Bazaar. We were greeted...More

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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Dear Margarita; Thank you again for booking..it was a pleasure to meet you both and do a short tour..Wish you best...Ali

Reviewed 24 February 2018

We hired Ali for a 2 day tour on 2/21/2018 - 2/22/2018. On the first day we saw the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Basilica Cistern, Grand Bazaar and the Hippodrome. Ali was extremely knowledgable in the history of every stop that we made....More

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PrivateGuideAli, Owner at Ali's Protravel & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hello Jack... Thank you for the review ! will be looking forward to your next trip..Ali

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We booked Ali for an Istanbul highlights and Spice Market/Asian side food trip. From the onset, Ali was quick to respond to emails and detailed in his responses. He sought to understand our wants (see as many sites as possible while minimizing cost) and developed...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Our 4 hour tour with Ali was one of the highlights of our Istanbul trip. He is extremely knowledgeable and had a heap of information to share with us. It was almost like hanging out with a friends rather than with a tour guide. I...More

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acnunkoo
16 March 2018|
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Please visit website !
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for the tour inquiry...A private walking tour around the old city is maximum 6 hours and it is not so tiring or boring..I am sure she will enjoy that.. I suggest you to do it in day.. otherwise you will have to pay... More
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Response from PrivateguideAliYALNZ | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry! I will reply your e-mail but please check my website first and send me an e-mail directly...I can not reply here because your inquiry needs a detailed information on tours and prices. Kind regards
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