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Kustepe Mah. Mesut Cemil sok. | Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 533 314 33 51
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Istanbul with Semih

It was our visit to Europe and we were concerned that we would gain maximum benefit of the travels... read more

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Our Istanbul trip

Semih has an encyclopedic knowledge about the history of Turkey and knows all best and historical... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
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“Istanbul with Semih”
20 Jul 2017
“Our Istanbul trip”
Kustepe Mah. Mesut Cemil sok. | Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 533 314 33 51

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our visit to Europe and we were concerned that we would gain maximum benefit of the travels. Having Semih as our tour guide took care of it all. The tours were amazing and as a passionate Turkish citizen Semih kept us well informed...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Semih has an encyclopedic knowledge about the history of Turkey and knows all best and historical places and restaurants .He speaks very good English and has a great sense of humour and also very friendly. He answers all our questions very diligently .He is really...More

Thank Shameem V
Reviewed 29 January 2016

I arrived at the Hagia Sophia without knowing much about what I was about to see. I knew if I was going to get the most of my visit I was going to need a tour guide. Semih was ready on-the-spot at an affordable rate,...More

Thank GeoffreyCMacNeill
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We booked Semih for an 8 hour private tour of Istanbul and absolutely loved it. He picked up our group of 4 at our hotel and took us to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Basilica Cistern, and the Grand Bazaar (along with a...More

Thank Tia S
Reviewed 6 July 2015

As first timers in Istanbul, we were a little overwhelmed with everything to see in just a few days. Semih was amazing in helping us take in the major sites in the right amount of time with the right amount of information. He was great...More

Thank Hillary T
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Having met Semih on my first visit to Istanbul in 2013, I recently returned with my son and booked him again for 2 days of sightseeing. Semih has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history of Istanbul and old Constantinople and knows all the best places...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 13 June 2015

If you want to experience Istanbul- to go beyond the tourist sights and really feel the city- you must do so with Semih. I visited Istanbul with a friend, and we were very keen to hire a local, professional guide; as two women travelling alone,...More

Thank stephdavi
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Semih was our tour guide for Istanbul and man does he know Turkey. All of the History is up in his head and his English is excellent so their is no confusion when he explained cultural concepts or events. He can also show you some...More

Thank Durant M
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We were two 'senior ladies' on our first trip to Istanbul. Semih arrived promptly at our hotel for our guided tour. We then spent an enjoyable informative day visiting the sites. We were able to access entrance to the places of interest quickly by using...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Semih was an excellent guide. He answered any questions and was very knowledgeable. Would recommend him totally.

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For much of Istanbul’s history, Sisli and the area
just north of Taksim Square were open countryside used
mostly as hunting grounds. These days, Sisli and its
chic streets are considered the very heart of
contemporary Istanbuli life, where an epicenter of
fashion and a thriving business district meet to
create an expressly “downtown” feel. Though largely a
residential neighborhood, luxury hotels, fine dining
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Ramnik B
17 June 2015|
Response from localguideistanbul | Property representative |
Dear Ramnik  I consider that you asked me the cost of the mentioned itinerary for one person( number of the visitors change the price accordingly) The price of a day tour (mentioned itinerary) is 180 USD, which includes... More
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