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Cooking in Istanbul – Learn How to Cook a Seasonal Turkish Menu (Half day)

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You are invited to a beautiful kitchen on the Asian banks of the Bosphorus with an outstanding view, to meet Claudia and cook a 4-course lunch together. A rich and fabulous Turkish style menu will be prepared according to the … Continue reading

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Istanbul Winter & Experience Package (3 nights / 4 days)

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Istanbul is a magical city, also in the winter. We invite you for a 4-day bliss packed with very special experiences rather than usual touristic activities. Your hotel for this special package is going to be Hotel Sultanhan. A traditionally designed hotel located … Continue reading

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The Old City Beckons … an experience not to be missed! (half day walking tour)

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If you have time for just one tour, this should be it! This is a walk not to be missed by anyone who would like to discover the more unusual aspects of Turkish cuisine. Let us accompany you through the … Continue reading

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Two Meals, Two Continents (half day walking tour)

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Today we recommend that you join us with an empty stomach as we will start by enjoying a full Turkish breakfast in a picturesque little place on the European side. Afterwards we take a short ferry ride across the Bosphorus … Continue reading

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Taste Istanbul – In Search of Authentic Delights (half day walking tour)

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Let us share with you our daily lives and tastes while walking through the heart of modern and old Istanbul. This is an interactive tour where you will live Istanbul by asking questions, sampling delicious food items and by being … Continue reading

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BODRUM – Authentic Local Experience

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Bodrum is a beautiful peninsula located on the South West Coast of Turkey. The area is famed with being home to Ionia and many important Greek cities, thus  where the Western Culture was born. Since Neolithic Ages, throughout history, many … Continue reading

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Centuries of economical and industrial heritage, Pera and the Golden Horn

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From Pera to the Golden Horn the walk will guide you through the traces of City’s Genoese economical heart, the European district of Pera, to the the Golden Horn center of the Ottoman industry. The walk starts in Pera (Tünel) and … Continue reading

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Sinan genius Architect of Ottoman Renaissance

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Sinan (1489-1588) Master Architect of Ottoman Empire under 3 Sultans. Sinan’s work as considerably influenced the Historical Peninsula’s silhouette. The walk start’s in Eminönü and ends in Edirnekapı, with analytic explanations on the architect’s endless quest of perfection and structural researches to support … Continue reading

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Reading the traces of the old Byzantine harbors on the Marmara shore

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Between Kumkapı and Yenikapı the Byzantine city was equipped with 3 harbors: Harbor of Sophia, Kontoskalion harbor and Theodosius harbor. The walk proposes a reading of the ancient city walls and harbor traces across the city’s Ancient Armenian and Greek … Continue reading

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Harbor Grandeur, With Minarets (Half Day Walking Tour)

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Roaming through streets of fabulous old architecture in the harbor district and then through the Spice Bazaar and Tahtakkale, the hardware and Han districts, up to Suleymaniye. Much of the architecture is Ottoman Splendor at its zenith, built on Byzantine … Continue reading

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Tulips And Trade (Half Day Walking Tour)

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One Sultana was so frustrated with her drunken and mentally defective offspring that she simply ruled the Empire herself, building her own workplace on the bones of a Byzantine church. It’s part of our walk through the shops and labyrinthine … Continue reading

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Bones Of Byzantium (Half Day Walking Tour)

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 Stories make these old stones talk. This walk through the Sultanahmet district of the Old City includes major palaces and temples along with little-known corners, with stories that make it come alive. Why is the Hagia Sophia filled with giant … Continue reading

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Istanbul Mini Package (3 Nights / 4 Days)

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Istanbul mini package tours (3 Days / 4 Nights) Introducing İstanbul’s main spots and enjoying the Bosphorus.

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Gardens of Princess Islands

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We will be travelling from mainland lstanbul to nearby islands where horse carriages are the sole form of transportation and will include visits of several famous gardens and architecturally-distinguished landmarks. These 19th and early 20th century gardens are normally closed … Continue reading

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Cemeteries and Memorial Monuments

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Historic burial grounds are known to be an important part of individual and public history where various characteristics of a specific culture can be studied. Significance of Istanbul’s cemeteries comes from the fact that this vibrant city was capital of … Continue reading

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Imperial Gardens of Istanbul

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Istanbul, the capital for Byzantine and Ottoman Empires, is home to many palaces and architectural masterpieces from these magnificent eras. Today, we will visit some of the best preserved gardens in Istanbul such as Topkapi Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace, Ihlamur Kasri … Continue reading

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7 Churches of Revelation (7 Nights / 8 Days)

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Istanbul including St. Sophia Church, the Blue Mosque, Chora Church; Bursa Grand Mosque, St. Sophia Church and two more 7 Churches of Revelation tour is specially made for the ones interested in stories from the religious diversity of Turkey.    

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The Path of St Paul (10 Nights / 11 Days)

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Path of St Paul includes the main locations of Turkey where various types of destinations can be seen. Thanks to its location, Turkey has been home to many grand civilizations throughout history and through excavations traces of many early settling … Continue reading

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Jewish Heritage Tours (6 Nights / 7 Days)

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Start with Izmir and antique cities around, Jewish Heritage Tour is going to make you visit synagogues and bustling street lives in Istanbul.          

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Oriental Istanbul

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A unique Istanbul experience with Oriental Istanbul combining travel & dance & music. Welcome to Istanbul. This is where Asia meets with Europe and the cultures clash… The rhythm beats here 24/7. You will indulge in an exotic, unique and … Continue reading

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Kusadasi Culinary Break (2 Nights/3 Days)

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Kusadasi is a lovely beach town located 20 mins drive away from Ephesus Ancient City. Within the town you can enjoy the beach, nice restaurants, night life and lots of shopping. Kusadasi Culinary Break is a good way to discover more. … Continue reading

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Ephesus – Learn to cook Aegean Style (full day)

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Selcuk is a small town where famous Ephesus Ancient City is located. Our first stop is House of Virgin Mary, where she is believed to have lived her last days. We will then proceed to beautifully preserved Ephesus Ancient City. … Continue reading

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Culinary Cappadocia Break (2 Nights/3 Days)

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Welcome to Cappadocia. Upon arrival at the airport, our representative will meet you at the airport and you will start a day of sightseeing in this amazing area. Our first visit is to the famous underground city of Kaymakli. You … Continue reading

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Bodrum Mini Package

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Bodrum is a lovely region on the Aegean Coast for beach holidays. There are many very good, luxurious properties in Bodrum. We can combine Bodrum with any other city. From Istanbul and Cappadocia by plane and from Izmir/Kusadasi package by … Continue reading

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Dancing in Istanbul – Mini Break Package (2 nights/3 days)

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Taste Istanbul – on the search of authentic delights (full day)

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Let us share with you our daily lives and tastes while walking through the heart of modern and old Istanbul. This is an interactive tour where you will live Istanbul with asking questions, tasting samples of delicious food and walking … Continue reading

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Dancing in Istanbul (full day)

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Same program as half day tour in the morning, in which we will collect you from your hotel and you will meet your Turkish teacher in a studio for your two hour belly dancing class. After a lunch break you … Continue reading

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Dancing in Istanbul (half day)

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Where can be a better place then Istanbul to learn how to shake your belly?? Belly dancing is a very popular and traditional dance originated from Middle East and now considered a great way of keeping fit and getting in … Continue reading

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Izmir Culinary Break (2 Nights/3 Days)

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Izmir is the 3rd biggest city in Turkey. It’s a modern and beautiful harbour city with lots of sightseeing, shopping and entertainment opportunities within.      

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Istanbul Night – Dinner and Dance Shows (night tour)

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We visit an exclusive night club where we will enjoy authentic Turkish cuisine, including the delicious array of appetizers known as meze. The Turks are justly proud of their food. They are equally proud of their traditional music, and after … Continue reading

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Cappadocia Culinary – Ready to cook – village style? (full day)

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A day of learning, tasting, relaxing, shopping and breathtaking sightseeing blended together. Upon pick up, we will drive to a small village near Uchisar, where we will be visiting a local village house. We will spend quite a time here … Continue reading

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Istanbul Culinary Break (4 nights/5 days)

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Istanbul is the biggest city of Turkey, a real metropole and a meeting point for many cultures throughout history. A lot of modern areas of Istanbul today has been small fishing towns before. Being located by the Bosphorus, a seafood … Continue reading

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Jewish Heritage (full day tour)

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Start with downtown Beyoglu & Pera and take a stroll down Istiklal Avenue to the Galata quarter, a Jewish neighborhood for centuries with many synagogues and bustling street life. There we visit the Ashkenazi Synagogue, which serves the community of … Continue reading

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History and Wonders of Cappadocia – Cappadocia Tour

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Cappadocia, ancient district in east-central Anatolia, situated on the rugged plateau north of the Taurus Mountains, in the centre of present-day Turkey As the word culture can refer to many aspects of a country and its people; our cultural tours cover … Continue reading

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Riches of the Fairy Land – Cappadocia Tour

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In this Cappadocia tour, you will enjoy a full day to tour the riches of this incredible “moonscape” of Cappadocia including the Goreme Open-Air Museum, with its dozens of painted cave-churches. The surrealistic geological formation of Cappadocia is one of … Continue reading

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Magical Cotton Castle – Pamukkale Tour

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In this Pamukkale Tour, you will be picked up early morning from your hotel to travel to Pamukkale, meaning ‘White Castle’ in Turkish, which is a geothermal feature of terraced hot springs in southwest Turkey. Pamukkale is one of the … Continue reading

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Ephesus and Around

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Today we will explore some of the most important sites of Turkey, in style. We have designed our tour to avoid the crowds and the hot weather and have the sites to ourselves (as much as we can). We will … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Istanbul – Turkish Bath Experience (full day)

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We will start the day with walking around Galata. Our guide will take us through Galata Tower and many streets around it with beautiful buildings, small art galleries, retro second hand shops, music studios and stores. This area has always … Continue reading

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Princes’ Islands Tour (full day)

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If you feel the need to escape from the bustle of Istanbul for a day, nothing could be easier. You simply join us aboard a ferry bound for the charming Princes’ Islands.In this Princes’ Islands tour, our destination is Büyükada, … Continue reading

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Pera & Golden Horn Tour (full day)

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Overlooking the sweet waters of the Golden Horn, visit the giant 16th century Suleymaniye Mosque, which crowns one of Istanbul’s seven hills – a massive complex of Sinan’s skillful architecture. Then proceed to the Church of St. Savior in Chora … Continue reading

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Non Touristy Istanbul – Live Istanbul like a native (full day)

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We start our non touristy Istanbul tour with the conservative part of Istanbul, Eyup. After visiting the famous Eyup Mosque where is a holy visit site for Muslims. Then we take the cable car ride up the hill to Pierre … Continue reading

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More of Istanbul (full day)

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Pick up from your hotel and drive to the Old City to visit the Archaeological Museum. After visiting the Highlights of the Museum, drive to Chora Church. The 11th century church of St. Saviour in Chora is, after Haghia Sophia, … Continue reading

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Crossing the Continents – Bosphorus Tour (full day)

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Unlike the general regular Bosphorus Tours, we do not use the public boat for our cruise which departs everyday at 10am and is usually very crowded. We do our touring and take the afternoon boat from the beautiful fisherman’s town … Continue reading

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Asian Discovery – Istanbul (full day)

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Pick up from your hotel or your cruise ship. Visit the exotic Egyptian Spice Market on the Golden Horn, then cross the bridge over the Bosphorus to Camlica Hill for a magnificent view of Istanbul. We visit Beylerbeyi Palace, which … Continue reading

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Ottoman Classics of Istanbul (full day)

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Another magnificent empire ruled in Istanbul is Ottoman and today you will be awed by some of Ottoman classics, like masterpiece buildings and monuments. We will start the day with a visit to Blue Mosque, the only mosque in Turkey … Continue reading

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Byzantine Classics of Istanbul (full day)

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Istanbul has been the capital to Byzantine Empire and still in this day many archaeological remains are found during the excavations (and construction works). Our first day will be the Hippodrome Square, where was considered the heart of Constantinople and … Continue reading

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Istanbul’s Jewels (full day)

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Istanbul’s Jewels tour can be made as a walking tour in the Old City. Our day will start in the Hippodrome Square, where was considered the heart of Constantinopole and the chariot races were held. We will see the Obelisk and … Continue reading

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Ottoman Art & Islamic Art (full day)

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We start our day in Eminonu, with a glance to New Mosque’s courtyard, where is the most impressing amongst imperial mosques of Istanbul. We will then walk to Rustempasa Mosque where we will see perhaps the best examples of Ottoman … Continue reading

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Modern & Contemporary – Istanbul Art Tour (full day)

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Istanbul was the European Capital of Culture in 2010 and Istanbulers are surrounded by art in every corner. In this Istanbul art tour, you will follow the trace of modern arts in the city. Our first stop is Sakip Sabancı … Continue reading

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Classic & Byzantine Art (full day)

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We will start the day with a visit to St Chora Museum, where you will see some of the finest examples of Byzantine art, frescoes and golden mosaics. Your guide will take you through the lifetime of Jesus and Mother … Continue reading

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