Explore the vibrant city of Istanbul on a private tour and choose which landmarks, museums and neighborhoods you want to visit. Your private guide will accompany you for 8 hours.
Private Tour of Istanbul
You choose the itinerary of this tour! At the time that best suits you, your private guide will collect you from your hotel, Istanbul Cruise Port Terminal or from the city center. From there, begin your 8-hour tour. For example, if your pick-up is at 9am, your tour guide will accompany you until 5pm.
If you are not sure what to see, your guide will recommend an itinerary considering your preferences. Our not-to-miss landmarks include Hagia Sophia, Sultan Ahmed Mosque and the Grand Bazaar.
You can book this tour with a private vehicle included or just a tour guide. If you prefer to book the tour without a car, which is the cheapest option, the tour is carried out by foot and public transport. If you prefer to get around by private car, the tour includes a car and professional chauffeur for the 8 hours.
Pick up service
Your guide will collect you from the following areas in the center of Istanbul: Ortaköy, Beşiktaş, Gayrettepe, Mecidiyeköy, Şişli, Feriköy, Osmanbey, Harbiye, Taksim, Beyoglu, Galata, Karaköy, Şehzadebasi, Laleli, Aksaray, Beyazit, Sultanahmet, Sirkeci, Eminönü, Findikzade, Fatih, Topkapi, Merter, Eyup, Samatya and Zeytinburnu.
If your hotel or apartment is not located in the previously mentioned areas, you'll be contacted the day before your tour and informed of a location where you should meet your guide.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Tour with Vehicle & English-Speaking Guide
Up to 4 guestsUS$ 258
Up to 9 guestsUS$ 282.30
Up to 13 guestsUS$ 306.60
Up to 19 guestsUS$ 428
Up to 45 guestsUS$ 713.40
Tour with English-Speaking Guide
Up to 4 guestsUS$ 137.20
Up to 9 guestsUS$ 160.90
Up to 13 guestsUS$ 185.10
Up to 19 guestsUS$ 209.40
Up to 45 guestsUS$ 282.30
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Pick up and drop off at hotel, cruise ship or other preferred location in city centre.
English speaking guide.
Transport by private vehicle (optional).
Private and exclusive tour, there will be no one else in the group.
Entrance to the museums and monuments.
Food and drinks.
Public transport tickets.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Bookings are permitted up until 30 hours before the activity as long as there are still places.
Show the voucher on your phone to take part in the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Can we take the private tour leaving after 9:30 am?
A - Due to time restrictions this is not possible.
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).