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Private tour guide Dilek

Dilek O.

Istanbul, Turkey

I am a fully qualified and registered tour guide with official licence approved by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Turkish Republic and a graduate of the Ankara University Tour Guide department.

As a graduate from Guiding, I am qualified in knowledge of Turkish history, mythology, archaeology, history of religion and history of art. My degree requirements include a minimum of two years intensive study followed by a series of examinations, both written and practical. My licence is also your guarantee that I hold full public liability insurance. Following my University graduation, I lived in England for 5 years where I continued my education studying Travel and Tourism in Greenwich School of Management.

Yes the Picture you see was taking in Istanbul. We have got tulip season if you come in spring time you will be facinated how all Istanbul is covered thousends of tulips everywhere.
Istanbul has many fascinating itineraries to chose from; Roman, Medieval, The Jewish Quarter, ArtNouveau, shopping, culinary or night life, just to name a few. As your own local guide I am flexible to your wishes and needs. Making it interesting and enjoyable for you is my wish.

With all of my years of experience in the travel industry, I hope to help you make the most of your time in beautiful Istanbul by taking a tour with me. I very much look forward to meeting you all!

A Recent Review of this guide

Very considerate and accommodating. Obviously very knowledgeable of turkey. She may not be the first lady of the country but she would qualify as the first lady of Istanbul!
Kenneth Michiels

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Credentials

Tourist Guide Licence approved by Ministry of Turkey.
In accordance with the recent amendments of laws regarding tour guiding in Turkey, the guides are not allowed to directly sell tours. So, please note that the tours quaranteed here are to be by means of an officialy registered A Class Tourism & Travel Agency.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or i can arrange for a separate car and driver

Guide Requirements for Turkey

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Private tour guide Dilek

Golden horn old city private tour with,...

Pier loti hill, chora museum, greek ortadox patriarchate church

150 USD per tour

(for up to 8 people)

6 hours

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Private tour guide Dilek

Golden horn old city private tour with,...

 unrated

Private tour of pier loti hill, chora museum, greek ortadox patriarchate,...

420 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Private tour guide Dilek

Private tour of Istanbul by night for,...

Private Tour Of Galata Bridge, Galata Tower, Istiklal Street, Beyoglu

200 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

4 hours

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Wedding Proposal, university celebrations,,...

 unrated

Let's write your message on the bridge between Asia and Europe with,...

650 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

2 hours

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