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Private Daily Old City Tour-Highlights of Istanbul

8.5 Hours
up to 15 people
English ( Native ), Kurdish ( Conversational )
Private tour (only you and your guide)

This is called highlight of Istanbul. It is an old city tour. It all happens around Sultanahmet square. All the monuments are close to each other here. So it is a walking tour. It is a deep historical and partly cultural tour. People from 15 to 80 age range are welcomed in this tour. We meet you at your hotel and then we move together. After the tour we leave you back to your hotel.

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Feel free to personalize this offer with Nesime.

  • 08:30 AM

    Meet At Your Hotel

  • 09:00 AM

    Hippodrome (Race course of Romans)

    A horse-racing stadium in ancient Greek time.

  • 10:00 AM

    Blue mosque

    Imperial mosque of Ottomans, famous with its blue coloring tiles

  • 11:00 AM

    Hagia Sophia

    Grand church of Byzantines, imperial mosque of Ottomans and a museum of Republic Turkey today.

  • 12:30 PM

    Lunch Break

    Lunch break in the same area. It can be arranged upon request.

  • 13:30 PM

    Topkapi palace

    The grand royal residence of Ottomans, today a museum.

  • 14:30 PM

    A cultural presentation

    Great and unique hand art of nomad turks; “Weaving”.

  • 15:30 PM

    Grand bazaar

    The largest ancient market in the world with 4000 stores.

  • 17:00 PM

    End of tour around 5:00 pm.

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Departure & Return

Starting time 08:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At Your Hotel
Ending Point At Your Hotel

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Private guiding service
Hotel pick Up and drop off

What‘s not included

Topkapı palace & harem museum ticket (About 14 USD)


As soon as i am available, i can work any days of week.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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