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Kustepe Mah. Mesut Cemil sok. | Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
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A magical day in Istanbul

I visited Istanbul in July 2017, a city I've been fascinated with since my teens.Despite all the... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
NycSue11
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Brooklyn, New York
A brilliant way to end our holiday in Turkey

Semih happened to be our guide on our last day in Istanbul. We couldn’t have asked for a better... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Feroza A
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11 Nov 2017
“A magical day in Istanbul”
1 Nov 2017
“A brilliant way to end our holiday in Turkey”
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Kustepe Mah. Mesut Cemil sok. | Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

I visited Istanbul in July 2017, a city I've been fascinated with since my teens.Despite all the negative connotations pertaining to the political climate;I was pleasantly surprised by how normal things were. My cousin and her daughter were my traveling companions, being our first visit,...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Semih happened to be our guide on our last day in Istanbul. We couldn’t have asked for a better way to end our amazing holiday! He is patient, kind, well-spoken and very knowledgeable. He went out of his way to give the tour a personal...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It was our visit to Europe and we were concerned that we would gain maximum benefit of the travels. Having Semih as our tour guide took care of it all. The tours were amazing and as a passionate Turkish citizen Semih kept us well informed...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Semih has an encyclopedic knowledge about the history of Turkey and knows all best and historical places and restaurants .He speaks very good English and has a great sense of humour and also very friendly. He answers all our questions very diligently .He is really...More

1  Thank Shameem V
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

I arrived at the Hagia Sophia without knowing much about what I was about to see. I knew if I was going to get the most of my visit I was going to need a tour guide. Semih was ready on-the-spot at an affordable rate,...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2015

We booked Semih for an 8 hour private tour of Istanbul and absolutely loved it. He picked up our group of 4 at our hotel and took us to the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Basilica Cistern, and the Grand Bazaar (along with a...More

Thank Tia S
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

As first timers in Istanbul, we were a little overwhelmed with everything to see in just a few days. Semih was amazing in helping us take in the major sites in the right amount of time with the right amount of information. He was great...More

Thank Hillary T
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Having met Semih on my first visit to Istanbul in 2013, I recently returned with my son and booked him again for 2 days of sightseeing. Semih has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the history of Istanbul and old Constantinople and knows all the best places...More

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed 12 June 2015

If you want to experience Istanbul- to go beyond the tourist sights and really feel the city- you must do so with Semih. I visited Istanbul with a friend, and we were very keen to hire a local, professional guide; as two women travelling alone,...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Semih was our tour guide for Istanbul and man does he know Turkey. All of the History is up in his head and his English is excellent so their is no confusion when he explained cultural concepts or events. He can also show you some...More

Thank Durant M
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Dear Ramnik  I consider that you asked me the cost of the mentioned itinerary for one person( number of the visitors change the price accordingly) The price of a day tour (mentioned itinerary) is 180 USD, which includes... More
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