Check out Istanbul’s highlights on this half-day tour. Visit Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace with an expert guide.
Choose to join a small group of max 12 people or book a private tour.
This evening dinner stroll in Istanbul is a way for you to discover a new neighborhood other than Sultanahmet. During the day, the sites are full of people, and it is hard work being a tourist! Join other like-minded people and enjoy the exceptional dinner culture in Istanbul with your gourmet guide.
Meet your local, expert guide at the port for this evening tour to discover the food scene in Istanbul. Leave the ship for the perfect outing and learn the rich history of Turkey’s world-famous cuisine.
Start your walking tour on a route leading up the hill to the Galata Tower area and famous Beyoglu. Witness the local life of Istanbulites around chic cafes, good restaurants, and artisanal shops.
Explore the cobbled streets, historic alleyways, and vibrant food culture. Learn about the area’s stunning architecture inspired by Europe and compare it with oriental Sultanahmet.
Leave the day’s hustle behind with the fresh energy of the evening and away from the crowded tourist areas.
Enjoy Istanbul from a very different perspective and try street food samplings: superb Turkish pastries, doner kebab, authentic Turkish baklava. Visit traditional food stores and try mouth-watering olives, cheese, and Turkish coffee.
Plenty of food will be sampled along the way: desserts, Turkish delight, simit, Turkish tea, mezes, olives, delicatessen stops, pastrami, clotted cream, cheese, and more!
Choose to spend free time in Galata or follow your guide back to the ship.
*Please note the minimum drinking age is 18.
We meet all cruise ship passengers at the dock in Istanbul. Please make your way outside the terminal and find your guide at the exit. They will have a sign that says “Walks in Istanbul”.