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Istanbul: Kadıköy Food Tour for Cruise Ship Visitors

Product ID: 360335
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Discover authentic Turkish food in a district known only to the locals. Explore the markets on the Asian side of Istanbul in a small-group or private tour and taste local delicacies.
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Duration: 3 hours
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  • Cruise across the Bosphorus and explore the Asian side of Istanbul
  • Discover where the locals go to eat and socialize
  • Taste multiple meat-based and vegetarian delicacies and chat with the shop owners
  • Explore Kadıköy in a small group accompanied by an experienced, local guide
  • Travel hassle-free with pick up and drop-off from the Istanbul Cruise Ship Port
Full description
Discover the colorful neighborhood of Kadıköy on a 3-hour tour across the Bosphorus. Accompanied by an experienced, multi-lingual guide from start to finish, this tour will allow you to experience the best of Turkish cuisine in a small-group tour. 

A local guide will meet you in the Istanbul Cruise Ship Port and accompany you across the Bosphorus by ferry. Take in panoramic views of both sides of the city before setting off to explore the residential neighborhood of Kadıköy. Get a taste of how the locals live, wandering through markets and food stalls. No need to have dinner afterward, as this tour will take you to sample local delicacies such as baklava, kebabs, Turkish delight, simit, Turkish tea, mezes, olives, pastrami, clotted cream, local cheeses, and more.

Chat with shopkeepers, meet the locals, and make new friends while learning the history and culture of the city. After the tastings, choose to spend free time in Kadikoy or follow your guide on the commuter ferry back to your cruise ship.
  • 3-hour tour
  • Small-group tour (maximum 12 people) or private walking tour (depending on option chosen)
  • Guide
  • Pickup and drop-off at the port
  • All food samplings
  • Bosphorus ferry tickets
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

You will be met at the port. Please leave the terminal and make your way to the exit. Your guide will have a sign that says "Walks in Istanbul".

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Vegetarians can be catered for
• The minimum drinking age is 18 years old
• Please provide your ship name and details about your arrival and departure

From £66.39 per person

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Product ID: 360335