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Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars

Shopping Tour Of Istanbul

3 hours

Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars

Yeşilköy, Kapali Çarşi and perhaps a market whose name you can pronounce first time.

  • From $29.49 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars
Shopping Istanbul’s markets & bazaars

Imagine trying to visit 5000 shops in three hours? Game on. You’ll join one of our local Istanbul hosts who will help you get to grips with the labyrinth of the Grand Bazaar (Kapali Çarşi) and its thousands of tiny shops and stalls.

Whether you’re in the market for silks, traditional hats, a rug or two, a Turkish tea set or you really do just want to soak it all up and lose yourself in these lanes, your host will make it happen - and help you negotiate a bargain or two.

Then head to Yeşilköy, which means ‘green village’, and is unsurprisingly a more tranquil bazaar. You can always choose to go for an altogether more low-key experience and let your host take you to an artistic neighborhood where the locals do their haggling.

There are all sorts of Turkish delights to be bargained over - pun intended, as of course, you can pick up some Turkish Delight along the way too. Or take things up a notch and ask your host to take you to a street food market where you can try flaky borek pastries or sesame encrusted fish sandwiches. Shopping is hungry work after all.

    • Lose yourself (figuratively, not literally we hope) with 3-hours in Istanbul’s best shopping districts, with your host who will show you the ropes
    • Get what you want from this private and personalized experience - we suggest browsing the Grand Bazaar then a smaller, more local market
    • Get tips and tricks for the best shops to grab a bargain, and how to haggle like a local!
    • Your experience, your pace! Stall hop around a few neighborhoods or emporiums which suits your tastes and preferences or find one place to try get it all
    • Try some local street food along the way and visit a food market
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • A private and personalized experience
    • 3 hours with your host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Authentic local knowledge and insights
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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