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Private Tour Guide in Turkey – Istanbul, Cappadocia, Ephesus, Pamukkale Tours

Turkey has various attractions for visitors. Almost each city has its own touristic sights due to the rich culture of Anatolian Peninsula. (Also known as Asia Minor)

However, Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia and Pamukkale stands out with their popularities. These four main attractions are considered as the must-see places of Turkey. Therefore the most visited museums of Turkey located in these beautiful places.


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Things to Do in Istanbul

Istanbul is an amazing city with numerous historic sights and natural beauties. Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, Dolmabahce Palace and Basilica Cistern are considered as top historical sites in Istanbul.

Popular activities include going to a Turkish bath, taking a boat trip on the Bosphorus, walking down Istiklal Street and having a Turkish breakfast by the Bosphorus.

If you have 3 or more days in Istanbul, you may also visit the Suleymaniye Mosque and Chora Church, eat street food in Kadikoy Fish Market, walk from Ortakoy to Bebek,  climb to Pierre Loti Hill with a cable car, take ferry ride to Prince Islands.

  • Private Guided Tours of Istanbul Turkey

In order to prepare a proper programme for your Istanbul visit, professionals can help you better. Therefore, I strongly recommend you to contact with a local guide to arrange your Private Istanbul Tour.

Hiring a private guide (at least one day) is recommended to get to know with the local culture, taste the delicious local food and appreciate the ancient history of Istanbul.

Private Tour Guide in Istanbul Turkey

Local Tour Guides in Turkey
Istanbul Food Tour

Private Tour Guide in Turkey

Beware non-official guidance is illegal in Turkey. Your local tour guide must be carrying an official tour guide license on him/her throughout the tour.

Official tour guides are graduated from University in order to get their license. They are specialized on this field. Therefore guiding is a full time job that is carried out by professionals.

Private Istanbul Tours By Local Guides

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Private Walking Tours By Serhat

Serhat Engül is a local tour guide in istanbul. He has been doing this job for 15 years. He is knowledgeable historian and trustworthy tour guide. As featured in The Culture Trip, Trip Advisor, GoBackpacking.com and IstanbulClues.com (Please kindly check about page for references)

You may contact him through the website’s contact page in order to hire a private tour guide in Istanbul, Turkey. So that you create your own itinerary according to your expectations.

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Istanbul Old City Tour

Private Cappadocia, Ephesus, Pamukkale Tours

Istanbul, Cappadocia and Ephesus are considered as the Golden-Triangle of Turkey. Additionally you can add Pamukkale to your private Turkey tour itinerary if you will be staying for one week in Turkey.

  • Private Tours of Cappadocia, Turkey

Cappadocia has the most beautiful hiking trails in Turkey. It is a destination where you can enjoy both the beauty of nature and the cultural heritage. The best places to see how early Christians lived were the underground cities, rock churches and valleys in Cappadocia.

It is necessary to explore the sophisticated geography of Cappadocia with a guide. For this reason, it is recommended to organize a private Cappadocia tour.

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Private Tours of Cappadocia
  • Private Tours of Ephesus, Turkey

Ephesus is one of Turkey’s most visited three museums. Ephesus is so well preserved that you can feel yourself walking in the streets of ancient Rome. Ephesus is a place of both Greco-Roman and Christian heritage. For this reason, it is recommended to organize a private Ephesus tour with a guide.

Private Tour Guide Ephesus

Private Tour Guide Ephesus Turkey
Private Tours of Ephesus
  • Private Tours of Pamukkale, Turkey

Pamukkale is one of Turkey’s most visited tourist spot. In Pamukkale, you can find both the beauties of nature and the cultural heritage of ancient times together.

The most important thing to see in Pamukkale is the Hierapolis Ancient City. In the ancient city there are thermal pools, also known as Cotton Castle. Thanks to travertines, a natural wonder, Pamukkale seems to be covered with snow in the heat of summer.

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Private Tours of Pamukkale

Private Guided Tours in Istanbul

If you’d like to gain a deeper knowledge of Istanbul and it’s history, Serhat Engul is a personal tour guide in Istanbul who offers comprehensive tours through the city. Most popular private Istanbul tours are listed below.

  • Half Day Old City Tour

Consider Private Half Day Istanbul Tour which is a family friendly sightseeing tour in Istanbul. It’s also perfect choice for those who have a limited time in Istanbul.

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Half Day Old City Tours
  • Byzantine History Tour

Byzantine history is full of mystery, wonder and beautiful architecture, and it can still be found in many historic locations within Istanbul. You may consider joining The Istanbul Byzantine Tour to discover the ancient Constantinople and its hidden gems.

Byzantine Churches in Istanbul
  • Fener Balat Neighborhoods

You can also join Fener Balat Walking Tour to enjoy history, architecture and food. Greek and Jewish communities of Istanbul lived in Fener and Balat neighborhoods in the Ottoman era.

Nowadays there are art galleries, antique shops, cafés and restaurants in the oldish streets of Fener-Balat. You would definitely enjoy the off the beaten path Istanbul while walking through the streets of Fener and Balat.

Fener Balat Neighborhoods
Fener Balat Walking Tours
  • Istanbul Food Tour

Istanbul Culinary Walks becoming more popular everyday. You may consider enjoying both the history and food in a guided tour. You may find more information about Istanbul Food Walks, on Istanbul Street Food Tour blog page.

More Information on Istanbul

If you are looking for more information on things to do in Istanbul, you can take a look at the Istanbul Travel Blog adress. This website can provide you a wider Istanbul vision.

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Istanbul Street Food Tour
Istanbul’s Cafés and Restaurants

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Istanbul, Cappadocia, Ephesus Tours

Official tour guide Serhat Engul collaborates with a licensed travel agency and helps you creating your custom travel itinerary in Turkey. Please feel free to ask any question about your private Istanbul, Ephesus, Cappadocia and Pamukkale tours.


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