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Istanbul private tours

Istanbul Private and Small Group Guided Tours

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Long known as the city where East meets West, Istanbul’s cosmopolitan past as the meeting point of nationalities, traditions, and regions has ushered in a wonderfully rich present.
Modern Istanbul first opened to the West in the 19th century as the fading Ottoman Empire began a program of rapprochement with European powers. The interplay of those influences today remains visible in a wonderfully diverse mix of neoclassical architecture, Art Nouveau Parisian-style covered passages, Turkish souks, and a vibrant street life of cafes, shops, and fine restaurants. Immerse yourself in dynamic Istanbul with Context's Istanbul private tours, guided by our local Istanbul private guides.

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Istanbul custom tours and trip planning starting at $550.

Istanbul Private Tours

What Context Istanbul Travelers Say
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Claire’s art history expertise and her lifetime of interaction and participation in Turkish culture, history and her US upbringing make her a phenomenal resource for any western English speaking visitors.
Ebru was so informative and we thoroughly enjoyed both tours from her in Istanbul.
Ebru was a fantastic guide, her tour included a right amount of historical context for us to appreciate the Hagia Sophia for its significance in history, culture, religion, and art/architecture. She also provided us with insight on modern day Istanbul political and religious perspectives.