6 to 7 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Explore Istanbul’s Old City with a completely personalized itinerary on this private guided tour. Skip the lines at the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace as you learn about the area’s history from your guide. Stop by the Blue Mosque and the Grand Bazaar and feel free to ask your guide as many questions as you want during this private excursion.
- Skip the lines at the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace
- Learn about Istanbul’s history from your guide
- Explore the winding streets of the Grand Bazaar
- A private guide ensures a personalized experience
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Entrance fee of the Topkapi Palace.
Transportation to/from attractions
Harem entrance at Topkapi Palace.
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Your tour guide is going to meet you at your accommodation, Istanbul cruise port, or Karakoy tram station.
- Kemankeş Cafe, Kemankeş Karamustafa Paşa, Mahallesi, Mumhane Cd. No:56, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
- A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- The Topkapi Palace is closed on Tuesdays. The Blue Mosque and The Hagia Sophia are closed to visitors until 14.30 on Fridays. The Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Private Istanbul Walking Tours
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Private and Guided Istanbul Old City Walk - Highlights of Istanbul.?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
What is the policy on sanitization during Private and Guided Istanbul Old City Walk - Highlights of Istanbul.?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Private and Guided Istanbul Old City Walk - Highlights of Istanbul.?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Private and Guided Istanbul Old City Walk - Highlights of Istanbul.?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- "Tours can be personalized to meet your wants and needs." See review
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