Discover on this tour the European heritage of Istanbul
Meet your guide at the exit of the second oldest metro in the world, the Tunnel Square. From here, step into the footsteps of the Italian, Greek, Jewish, Austrian, Russian and German cosmopolitan cultures which once resided in these neighborhoods. Stroll along and discover famous sites such as the Galata Tower, Dervish Lodge and Tunnel Square. Marvel at the most colorful, European-style shopping street in Istanbul and admire neo-classical and art nouveau architecture as you pass by old book shops, art galleries, vibrant street art, the flower passage, the fish market, consulate buildings from past centuries and stunning churches.
► 2 hours sightseeing
► English speaking local guide
► Break for refreshments
► 1,7 KM (0,9 miles) moderate walking
► Amazing locations!
- Visit the best instagram spots in Istanbul
- Enjoy a fun filled tour with a great guide
- No other tour in Istanbul covers these iconic
historical landmarks so effectively
- Learn about the cultural diversity in Istanbul
- Stroll through the most popular neighborhood
- Browse in some of the many antique shops
- Explore local markets and try tasty street food
This tour ends at the Galata Tower. From there you will be given valuable advice on how to explore Istanbul in the best way possible, as well as gain insider tips about must visit places off the beaten tourist path. We will also point you in the direction where you can find the tastiest dinners and the hot spots for nightlife in Istanbul.
The Galata Tower is open during the day and evening and you can explore this iconic building after the tour at your own pace. Head to the top and you will be rewarded with unforgettable memories and photographs that you will keep for a lifetime.
► Bring suitable footwear and money for extras or gratuities.
We wish you a pleasant stay in Istanbul.
Your Istanbul Welcome Card team