What To Expect
Wander around Istanbul's streets and hidden paths leading you to the city's famous food scenes where best food carts and cafes are located. The local guide will give you an insight about Istanbul's culture and traditions explaining each dish you will try and telling you more about the history of Turkish cuisine. Sample different Turkish specialties and get a taste of authentic Turkish cuisine. Try the famous borek, a flaky pastry filled with local cheeses, potato or meat, and a cup of ayran. Experience a tradition of the locals to sit down for drinks, delightful food, a good conversation after a long day of work at a tavern. Try a cup of the famous Raki, the national alcoholic beverage. Drop by the favorite street food carts of the locals and savor some appetizing foods such as icli kofte, deep fried meat balls, and midye dolma, mussels stuffed with rice. Cleanse your palate with a sample of some Turkish delight in the historic Cicek Passage. Grab some of Turkey's famous baklava and çikolata.
A visit to Istanbul wouldn't be complete without stopping at the notable entertainment district of Taksim Square, where late night travelers gather and try the savory Islik Burger. Continue to the atmospheric backstreets and then to an alfresco cafe and bar, a popular local hangout place with street art and graffiti, where you can linger as long as you like.
Local English-speaking guide
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Tips and gratuities
Participants must be 12 years old to join the tour.
This tour operates as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 12 guests.
Dress appropriately. No low-cut, sleeveless clothing, mini skirts, and shorts.
Women are required to cover their hair, bringing of scarf is recommended.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
3 hours and 30 minutes