Architecture Tours

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 ends in Kasımpașa and will offer you the perception of the City’s contrasted fragments, between modernity and history.

 

 

Tour Leader

SLO

In 1998, after his Architecture Studies at Institut Superieur d’Architecture Victor Horta in Brussels, Sinan started his collaboration with one of Belgium’s most progressive architecture office: L’Escaut.

Since 2005, Sinan has developed his personal architectural and artistic work through various projects in Belgium and Turkey. His work has been exhibited and published in Europe, USA and Turkey. He is actually leading his architecture office and teaching Studio courses at Istanbul Bilgi University and is also, actually, writing a book on the urban spread of Istanbul, which will be published autumn 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

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Things to know

  • "This is a half day walking tour. Duration is approximately 4 hours" 

Do & Don't in Istanbul

  • +Go antique and vintage shopping in Cukurcuma
  • +Try “kokorec” - a very much appreciated Turkish dish (google it before trying)
  • +Take a peek at Princess Islands
  • -Do not stick to one type of cuisine
  • -Don't wander in the back streets of Beyoğlu after midnight
  • -Do not enter the houses with shoes

Prices

Tour Prices:

 

1 Pax

2 Pax

3 Pax

4 Pax

5 Pax

6-7 Pax

€435

€229

€159

€119

€99

€85

Prices are per person and quoted in Euros.

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Note: This is a walking tour and starts from a designated meeting point. If you require transfers between your hotel and the meeting point, please add €150 on top for a round trip.

Prices Include:

  •      Full day guiding service by Sinan Logie
  •      Entrance fees 

 

Prices Do Not Include:

      ●     Tips for guide and driver

      ●     Personal expenses

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