The famous street with a red tram is full of surprises, and on a tour you will understand how many amazing places can be found in its back streets. I will tell you about the secrets of Istanbul's Paris and Amsterdam, show you an interesting cafe of the great documentary photographer and introduce you to the masterpieces of the Pera Museum. And finally, we will have a coffee on the terrace with a wonderful view of the Bosphorus. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 3 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes On foot Rating 4.5 on 4 reviews € 125 € 113 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants 10%Discount when ordering before March 20
What awaits you
French charm of Istanbul On a walk through the bohemian French street you will learn about the original steep stair tiles brought here from Europe; pink and yellow shades of facades; copies of street lamps donated by Paris and once adorned its ancient streets. Paying attention to the bright and subtle details, you will understand how the image of the European quarter with the colorful touches of the East was formed. I will also advise where to dine in the evening with live music with a glass of wine
Istiklal in detail I'll tell you about the local red light street and places where even the police are afraid to go in the evening. I will show you the café of the famous filmmaker and documentary photographer Ara Güler, on the walls of which you will see famous works depicting Istanbul at the beginning of the 20th century. IN Pera Museum Let's discuss the symbolism of the most expensive painting in Turkey - "The Turtle Trainer" by Osman Hamdi Bey. We will not ignore hotel Pera, where the rooms of Ataturk and Agatha Christie, who worked here on Murder on the Orient Express, are preserved. Next, we will walk to Galata tower, and on the terrace with a gorgeous Bosphorus view We will finish the meeting with a cup of aromatic coffee
? All along the way, I will take pictures of you in the most picturesque and interesting places of Istiklal and its environs.
- If the excursion starts in the morning, we will include a Turkish breakfast in the program
- Additional costs: breakfast ~ 5 € / person, entrance to the Pera Museum 1-2 € / person, coffee on the observation terrace
The excursion starts at Taksim Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.