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Explore History&Culture of Asia/Kadikoy

culture walk

Explore History&Culture of Asia/Kadikoy

21 reviews
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Drinks, Tickets
Hosted in
English
culture walk

Explore History&Culture of Asia/Kadikoy

culture walk

Explore History&Culture of Asia/Kadikoy

21 reviews
Duration
3 hours
Group size
Up to 7 people
Includes
Drinks, Tickets
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Kadıkoy is the taste of entertainment, from shopping to culture with unlimited possibilities; along with a great historical background. The old name of Kadikoy is Khalkedon. According to the ancient history, in the 7th century BC, a tribe who settled in Sarayburnu call the opposite shores name as “The Blind’s Country (Khalkedon)”. We will be seeing; • Fish Market • Antiquarians Street • Sureyyapasa Opera House • Koçeyan Turkish Bath Ruins (Hamam) • Koço Restaurant (Travelers who are willing to have dinner, restaurant can be seen together with Aya Catherina Ayazma (holy spring of Orthodox Greeks) • A historic mansion belongs to a famous Turkish Pianist Churchs we will see; • Franch Catholic Church (Moda) • Virgin Mary Catholic Church (Moda) • Aya Triada Ortodox Church • Surp Levon Armenian Catholic Church • Moda All Saints British Church We will be exploring; • Street food • Traditional tastes *Some churchs might be closed to visitors during the travel, but we will be giving fascinating information about their history. Tea/coffee in Moda and tram tickets are included. If you like to have an experience different dates than the calendar, please message!

Your host

Deniz

Deniz

Hello, I am Deniz. I am a sociologist living in Kadikoy since I was born. I have finished my master studies from Istanbul Bilgi University, Sociology Department recently. Currently I am working in a congress organization company as a project assistant and I am a PhD student in sociology program. Kadikoy is one of the most important venues in Istanbul with a dynamic neighborhood, which is the scene of the daily life of the locals. Gürler Ateş, who will accompany us on the tour and share historical and cultural information, has been exploring Kadikoy for years. We will be very happy to share and experience Kadikoy with you!

What's included

Drinks
Turkish Tea or Turkish Coffee
Tickets
Nostalgic Tramway Ticket

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Where you'll be

Our walking tour includes; • Fish Market • Antiquarians Street • Sureyyapasa Opera House • Koçeyan Turkish Bath Ruins (Hamam) • Koço Restaurant and Aya Catherina Ayazma (holy spring of Orthodox Greeks) Churchs we will see; • Franch Catholic Church (Moda) • Virgin Mary Catholic Church (Moda) • Aya Triada Ortodox Church • Surp Levon Armenian Catholic Church • Moda All Saints British Church • A historic mansion belongs to a famous Turkish Pianist

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. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Our tour is a walking tour. We will be walking around 6.8 km. So please be sure to wear comfortable shoes. We can arrange the tour if there are any other place in Kadikoy that you are willing to see!
Deniz
Explore History&Culture of Asia/Kadikoy
21 reviews
From ₹1,886/person
21 reviews
From ₹1,886/person