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history walk

Cultural and Historical Day Tour

history walk

Cultural and Historical Day Tour

50 reviews
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English, Russian
history walk

Cultural and Historical Day Tour

history walk

Cultural and Historical Day Tour

50 reviews
Duration
4.5 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Food, Drinks
Hosted in
English, Russian

What you'll do

You have a big chance to visit main historical places in Europe side, to see Rome period of city, to touch Buildings of the Byzantine and Ottoman era, to learn about Latin time and to listen Ottomans tales. We will meet at the old center to see how the history was start in this city. We will walk from Beyazıt to Süleymaniye district, on a way we will see a lot of interesting mosques, churches and visit 2 of them, i will tell theirs stories and you will understand how different eras was mixed. Between them we will have a snack and try traditional turkish drink Boza, which was very popular in Ottoman time. On the third hill of Istanbul we will have a chance to see wonderful view and learn incredible story of Mosque and master of it. After that we will get inside the small intertwined streets of the Grand Bazaar. Then we will go to Historical hookah place to spend time as a local. we will take a break and taste apple tea or if you want i can try to read your future on a cup of Turkish coffee. After resting we will visit to Byzantine era (include one secret place and one lost palace. On a way to Karaköy we can take photos on Galata Bridge and after that if you will he hungry or tired i can give some recommendations about your evening time :)

Your host

Uğur&Tatya

Uğur&Tatya

I was born in Istanbul and I have been working in Ministry of Culture and Tourism at Istanbul for 6 years. So that i know Istanbul, its history, soul, secrets, fairytell..exc. very well. I have orginezed tours, events, conserts since i was student in university. more than 3 years i have hosted people by AIRBNB and i m happy to do that now i want to do it by AIRBNB experience. My tours isnt just telling history or showing around like watching TV. My porpuse is that making people live culture, feel the different life and making more good friends. Because of that i always make people contact the life of city. My tour I am accompanied by my wife, who also talks in the Russian language. https://www.instagram.com/tati.414/

What's included

Food
Boza and roasted chickpea - it is believed that Boza was first produced in the 10th century by Turks in central Asia before…
Drinks
Apple tea

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Where you'll be

Süleymaniye district and Süleymaniye Mosque. Grand Bazaar and surroundings Blue Mosque Area and streets where it isnt known well that you will see how was Istanbul before Ottoman Empire time. Cagaloglu and Eminonu which are the oldest and most historic districts of the city, and are today an important commercial centers and transport hub.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 7 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

it is better to wear sportive because we will walk a lot and you need to be relax.
Uğur&Tatya
Cultural and Historical Day Tour
50 reviews
From ₹1,971/person
50 reviews
From ₹1,971/person