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4 weeks ago
“A great way to experience the Golden Horn”
8 Oct 2017
“Three-hour Golden Horn private tour”
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Uretmen Han, Istanbul 34200, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our time with friendly and knowledgeable guide Yuris. Yes it is true that Istanbul does not have a biking culture and so the route does mix with cars some and meanders through various terrain. But that just makes it a more authentic experience....More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The tour guide was very nice and generally knowledgeable, particularly with regard to history. His English is good. The ride itself was not remarkable, and the tour guide did not provide enough information about the neighborhoods or areas that we rode through. He also scheduled...More

Thank Joe T
AM1501, Manager at Baja Bikes Istanbul, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear Joe, Thank you for your feedback. I am happy you enjoyed the bike tour, but it´s not good enough and we take this very serious. The quality of the tour is very important for us. I will talk to the guide and make sure...More

Reviewed 27 May 2015

Biking through Istanbul with Geert was a truly unique experience. The difference between biking in the Netherlands and biking in Istanbul couldn't be bigger. Netherlands has a separate infrastructure for bikers and is organised. And there is millions of bikers. Istanbul has no infrastructure in...More

Thank Mirka63
Reviewed 21 April 2015

I went for a three-hour tour of the Golden Horn and enjoyed every minute. Despite fairly cold weather, the group was cheerfully and professionally led by a Turkish-speaking Belgian guide and a Turkish cyclist. The bicycles were clean and well maintained. We visited parts of...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 9 November 2014

Great experience! Learned the history and small things of Istanbul while you biking thru the buzzing traffic of Istanbul. Joris is an excellent guides. Bedank, Joris!

Thank AndreasTan
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Guided bike tour of the golden horn took about 3.5 hrs and enjoyed every minute. Young Italian guide who spoke perfect English and was very knowledgeable took us around parts of the city off the normal tourist track. Mostly flat, suitable for most people and...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2014

We booked a couple of days in advance and didn't have to pay there and then, which made me think that it might not happen. We arrived 15 minutes early as the email had told us and they weren't there although another bike hire place...More

Thank Bwest1964
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Bicycle tour 10.00 -13.00 uur - Baja Bike tour - Meeting point Sirkeci Station. They offer a tour of the old city and a Golden Horn Tour. We took the latter one and it was great. Good bikes, nice Belgium guide and you get to...More

1  Thank Jaja000
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