Istanbul is still marvelous and everything has returned to normal here, it is not too difficult or too far for us to reach our old days with your valuable help. Thank you again!
Here is Atakan; a professional and licensed tourist guide, music and art lover, photographer, archeology fan, writer, cooker, eater, drinker and Istanbultrotter. I have been serving as a professional tour guide for more than ten years and I have been giving tours with ToursByLocals since 2012, up to now gave more than 200 tours with mostly 5 Stars reviews! Come and explore the beauty and diversity of Istanbul and whole Turkey with me. . .
A Recent Review of this guide
We had a most enjoyable day covering all the sites we wanted to visit and more. Thank you for a most memorable time in Istanbul.
In accordance with the recent amendments of laws regarding tour guiding in Turkey, the guides are not allowed to directly sell tours. Please note that all my tours and travel services are organized under the name of a licensed A class tourism & travel agency.
National Professional Tourist Guide License from Ministry of Culture & Tourism.
International Relations & Political Science Diploma from University of Kirikkale.
I am a licensed driver as well with "B Class" driving license and can drive cars and vans up to 14 seats.