This tour starts by meeting in front of the Republic Monument in Taksim Square at 9:30 in the morning and ends at Galata Port between 4:00 and 5:00 PM. Our tour is on foot, accompanied by a guide who will take care of a very interesting walk through history and culture.

We will discover the back alleys of the Beyoğlu district, we will visit the well-known and sophisticated Istiklal Street, which is widely known and one of the favorite neighborhoods of Istanbul.

Places to visit:

  • Cihangir Cukurcuma Tophane
  • Taksim Square and the Republic Monument
  • Sıraselviler street
  • Sainte Pulchérie French secondary school
  • Secondary Greek High School
  • Cihangir mosque and wooden houses
  • Firuzağa Mosque
  • Orhan Kemal Museum

Break for lunch, which is not included in the entrance fee.

  • Faik Paşa Street
  • French Street
  • Tomb of Gül Baba
  • Çukurcuma Street and antique shops
  • Tom Tom Street
  • Italian high school and a French court
  • Tophane-i Amire and art exhibition
  • Tophane Square
  • Kılıç Ali Paşa Mosque
  • Nusteriye Mosque
  • Port of Galata…

…many more buildings and stories along the way.


Some places listed in the itinerary are not listed but may be part of the tour.

It may not be possible to enter some of the buildings on our tour because they are not museums and can only be seen from the outside.

Tour type: on foot

Meeting time: 10 a.m

End of the tour: around 16:00 – 17:00


  • Guide licensed by the Ministry of Culture
  • Headphones with language mutations

Lunch is not included in the tour, but there is time allocated for it.