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Istanbul Tour Guides - Day Tours

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The best tour ever in Berlin with tourist guide Esra Cantürk

I had a perfect tour in Berlin with my tourist guide ... Esra Cantürk she showed me everything in... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Desiree S
via mobile
Missed stopping in Istanbul but enjoyed Ephesus...

We were on a Med Cruise and booked our group of cruise friends with Lyle Kosagan for our two... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2016
Pauline H
Venice, Florida
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14 Jan 2018
“The best tour ever in Berlin with tourist guide Esra Cantürk”
16 May 2016
“Missed stopping in Istanbul but enjoyed Ephesus...”
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I had a perfect tour in Berlin with my tourist guide ... Esra Cantürk she showed me everything in Berlin even the most beautiful bars and nice boutiques ... She speaks türkish and English :-) Your e-mail address is: escanturk@hotmail.com

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

We were on a Med Cruise and booked our group of cruise friends with Lyle Kosagan for our two scheduled stops in Turkey and very happy we did! Unfortunately the ship cancelled our 2 day stop in Istanbul and Lyle was very understanding (we've already...More

4  Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Our private tour started with pick-up from the cruise pier by an English speaking guide. We dropped off our luggage in Old Town, then toured Blue Mosque, Saint Sophia, Hippodome. We had a local lunch with is included. Proceed to Topkapi Palace (there is a...More

4  Thank chris Y
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Nothing better than a great personal tour guide when visiting the city - price is well worth it. Our Guide was very patient, flexible, her time was ours to do whatever we want. We decided together what we should see and how long her time...More

3  Thank Gabriele H
Reviewed 14 October 2015

My husband and I recently visited Istanbul. Even though we are very seasoned travellers, we decided to make the most out of our few days in this fabulous city by hiring a local guide. Esra truly made our visit enjoyable and memorable. We alternated our...More

5  Thank MC2015yul
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Kagan Kosagan arranged tours for my wife, me and another couple in both Istanbul and Ephesus. Both tours exceeded our expectations! In Istanbul, our guide was Lale, Kagan's wife and in Ephesus, our guide was Yelda. Both ladies were warm,friendly and welcoming. Their knowledge and...More

4  Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 2 October 2015

We spent two days with Lale Kosagan and it was amazing. She has an excellent knowledge of history; she took us to all the historic sites we were interested in and provided background that made it much more interesting. She was able to schedule things...More

3  Thank Sailorman2003
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We were recommended by friends to contact Kagan for private tours during our stay in Turkey. We just returned a day ago and I did not want to waste anytime in letting folks know about our wonderful Turkey experience. Kagan was so accommodating from start...More

3  Thank andallthatjazz
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Kagan was not able to give us a tour of the old city of Istanbul so he had another guide, Duygu give us the tour. We were not disappointed! Duygu was fabulous and a true pleasure to spend the day with. She is so knowledgeable...More

3  Thank 742Donsy
Reviewed 13 July 2015

A friend recommended Esra Canturk to us, and that was the best recommendation ever. After multiple emails with Esra, our itinerary was set and she met us at the airport as our private tour guide. She escorted us to our hotel and after a brief...More

4  Thank masspjm
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Geoffrey S
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Response from andallthatjazz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but we left ours in Greece.. and our hotel was equipped to give us one. Have fun and you will love Istanbul. If you need a guide, please contact Kagan Kosegan. His team is wonderful. Definitely take a sunset cruise on... More