This is a private tour designed only for you and your loved ones. Our tour starts right in front of the Galata Tower on the previously determined time. Our guide will introduce the area and the tower as we head toward the elevators together. We will enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of Istanbul with best panoramic view from the balconies. Looking down, we will get to see the splendid landmarks of Istanbul such as Hagia Sophia, The Blue Mosque, and the Topkapi Palace, as well as the unique geography of Istanbul around the Bosphorus.
After some free time on the balconies, our tour continues with a walk along the streets of Galata Then we will hop on one of the oldest subways in the world for five minutes to see the famous Istiklal Street. Galata and Pera has been home to the living memory of different cultures, nationalities, and religions. On our way, we will have chance to see various temples and buildings of many architectural styles, and hear stories about the local people.
This tour on this part of Istanbul gives us a new perspective about the cultural background of the city. The walking tour ends back around the tower. Our guide will tell US how to reach different transportation options and get to our next destination. The areas covered on the tour also include very popular shopping and eating establishments; after the tour, we can continue exploring this interesting area on our own.
Prepare for the activity
In front of the Galata tower
What to bring
Know before you go
• At the Galata Tower, the elevators will take you up to the 7th floor and then all visitors must walk the last two floors to the top
Not suitable for
People with mobility impairments