Read what other Viator.com travelers think about the Istanbul Shore Excursion: Istanbul in One Day Sightseeing Tour. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip.
I loved our guide, Derya, and it was great to be able to skip the lines because everything was very crowded! I would recommend this tour!
Very nice excursion! Our tour guide was nice and very well informed! He spoke beautiful english, and you could tell he loved his country. Top rate!!
excellent guide very knowledgeable and courteous, good rappor with the group. good group size and stress free tour
I recommend everything about this tour: punctuality, number of people, size and kind of bus used, the places visited and, most important, a knowledgeable and nice guide. The lunch food was not very good but it solved our lunch need. Also, the price was fair for the service received. Thank you very much!
The tour guide (Hakan) was on time. The tour lasted longer than expected which was good. We saw an additional attraction and were very pleased to have it added. It was great to be able to "jump" the lines as we had a guide. I wouldn't have had the time to see all the things we did if it weren't for our guide. He was very knowledgeable and spoke very good English.
Tour guide was outstanding. Very knowledgeable and personable. Well worth the time and money.
We were on the Celebrity Reflection and picked this shore excursion because I had used Viator in the past and was very satisfied. As soon as we were off the ship at the port, the Viator signs were visible and we got checked in and taken by the tour company. It was a van which sat no more than 12 people and very comfortable.
Our guide, Omar, was so knowledgeable, interesting, and made our tour much more worthwhile. We were taken to all the important points of interest. There was a Turkish lunch included, which was very good. My husband, who is extremely picky, really enjoyed it as well as everyone in my party of four. It was a quaint restaurant with Turkish lamps all over the ceiling, a wonderful experience.
We highly recommend this tour because of the criteria, our guide Omar, the fact that it is a small group setting and worth the price.
Guide Ada was very pleasant and extremely knowledgable. She knew how to get us where we needed to be most efficiently, told us all we needed and wanted to know in the short, one day tour. Meeting the tour after getting off the ship was easy and well organized.
You get to see most everything. The ride through the town is very interesting.
This tour showed us all of the big sites in the city in a very limited amount of time. Our guide was incredibly knowledgeable about history as well as current events in Turkey. Since we had an extra half day in Istanbul our guide gave us excellent recommendations for how to spend our time at less touristy locations.
Enjoyed tour. Guide knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Lunch in Turkey restaurant god
Everything was perfect. Our tour guide, Omar, was amazing and all of our activities were great. Even lunch was terrific!
Great Tour. Our guide Tibet was well organised and very knowledgeable.
We saw more than we expected as we did not expect to see the city cisterns. The guide was excellent, very informative and organized, and we covered everything thoroughly even though we had a short day in port. The guide was very good in accommodating different request from different group members, even though they did not make it easy for her. A fine tour all around, thorough and professional. Excellent value.