You will see all the most important sights of Istanbul in both its Europe and Asia side. Popular Turkish gourmet, food & restaurant critic & historical guide Mr. Emre Şenkal will guide you throughout the tour.
What to Expect
On this tour, you will visit Sultanahmet, the Hagia Sophia Museum, Basilica Cistern, Maiden Tower and Galata Tower as you go to Asia from Europe and then turn back again while eating unforgettable and delicious things. Experience Constantinople & Istanbul at the same time.
You will start with a traditional Turkish breakfast then more onto street foods, snacks, a traditional lunch, special desserts, Turkish Delights with some more street food, tea time and then a long dinner.
While tasting your way through the city, you will also learn about the culture of Istanbul & Turkey from the Fall of Constantinople (1453) and Istanbul before and after the Ottomans. Then, you will learn everything about Saint Sophia, Basilica Cistern, Maiden Tower, Galata Tower. You will also learn at the same time the modern face of Istanbul.
Discover the secrets of Saint Sophia, the Medusa Legend, the History of Maiden Tower and the Mystery of Galata Tower in addition to the lives of local people and Turkish culinary arts. Lastly, experience how people go from Asia to Europe 2 times a day.
- Entrance to museums and historical places
- Food & drink
- Local guide (professional gourmet & historical guide Mr. Emre)
Know Before You Go
• Come prepared to enjoy the tastes of Istanbul all day
• Please make any dietary requirements (vegetarian, vegan etc.) or any food allergies known
• Sports or casual shoes recommended