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Real Istanbul Tours

Istanbul 34110, Turkey
+90 546 749 54 40
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Real Istanbul Tours is a boutique travel agency in Istanbul, Turkey. In a city like Istanbul, the tours are only as good as the guides. Real Istanbul Tours give you the opportunity to experience the city through the eyes of a local. We offer best day tours, layover tours, private tours, walking tours in Istanbul and Turkey with licensed tour guides. You can customize any tour with our travel experts.
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Istanbul 34110, Turkey
+90 546 749 54 40
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was our first trip to Istanbul and we only have 2 days in the city, so my husband and I were looking for a tour that cover most major sites in Istanbul in a day. After searching thru Tripadvisor, we decided to choose Real...More

Thank Sanggreini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking tour of Turkish mosques, monuments, bazaars, and cafes. Our guide, Yunus, was well-informed and candid, happy to provide general background or to dive deep into topics that interested us. Sweets and a light lunch helped fuel a relatively full day, though visitors may wish...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yunus was our guide. He was an amazing and patient guide - he took my sister, mother, and me to the Grand Bazaar, Suleyman Mosque, and on a ferry to Kadekoy. We thoroughly enjoyed the local experience - trying (real) Turkish delight, mussles stuffed with...More

Thank Fatima S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this tour at the last minute and was a little hesitant because everyone was telling me not to leave the airport in Istanbul. I'm glad I didn't listen. I did a 6-hour walking tour with Emre and had so much fun. Emre is...More

Thank C L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had a great afternoon with Yunus, who showed us around the old Greek quarter of Istanbul. A really informative and enjoyable way to see a different part of Istanbul. Yunus was great, and adapted the tour to suit exactly what we needed (including a...More

Thank Charlotte_E_London
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

With limited time in Istanbul I chose an LGBT-friendly focused private tour and they set me up with Oguz. He not only was so knowledgeable and informed, he also took me to some of the off the beaten trail spots and I had the ability...More

Thank David Alex A
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great tour with Emre. Hit all the highlights of Istanbul and had a good lunch to boot. Emre was very knowledgeable and added more than what you could read on the net, providing a local flavouring to the sights. Very helpful guy as well, more...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I joined a small group, walking tour that included many of the major historical attractions of Istanbul. Yunus was our guide and was the ideal guide. We wee with 3 other individual travelers. The entire experience was very friendly and fun! Yunus...More

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istanbulovers, Manager at Real Istanbul Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thanks for great feedback, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your Istanbul walking tour with a small group. And thanks for great words about our local guide. Hope to see you again Real Istanbul Tours, Best Regards

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We had a brilliant morning with Emre walking through Istanbul's fantastic center. He perfectly tailored our trip, balancing the must-see sights with areas that might not be on every tourist's map. Just fantastic and can highly recommend him.More

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istanbulovers, Manager at Real Istanbul Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

thank you for your great feedback and for choosing us as your travel agent for your Istanbul walking tour, great to hear that nice words about Emre, he is a great local guide of Istanbul and great travel expert. Hope to see you again Warm...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Emre was a great tour guide - completely tailored the day to what we wanted to do, didn't rush us at all, was flexible over how long we took, pointed out all the important things to see (including a great doner shop and shisha bar...More

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istanbulovers, Yönetici at Real Istanbul Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

thank you for your great feedback and for choosing us as your travel agent for your Istanbul walking tour, great to hear that nice words about Emre, he is an expert of Istanbul and great to customize the tours. Hope to see you again Warm...More

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25 March 2015|
Response from istanbulovers | Property representative |
Hello Frat, Can you please contact us via our email which you can find on our website. Regards, Semih GUMUSAY