Galata Walking Tour – Half Day

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  • Explore the social and cultural hub of Galata
  • Walk through the busy Istiklal Caddesi and soak in the sights, sounds, and smells
  • Visit the iconic Galata Tower and see the magnificent city views
  • Snap photos of the picturesque Camondo Stairs and the contemporary art pieces at the SALT Galata Art Gallery
  • See the famous Galata Bridge that spans the Golden Horn
  • Stop by the bustling Spice Bazaar
  • Enjoy the intimacy of a private/small group tour
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About this activity

  • Location


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  • Trip type

    Half Day

  • Duration

    3.5 Hours

  • Confirmation

    Instant Confirmation

  • Cancellation policy

    Free cancellation (before 24 hours)

Available Sunday
The TripGuru Promise

The TripGuru Promise

  • Small Groups (max 5-9 people)
  • Awesome Local Guides
  • Curated Itineraries
  • Comfortable Private Cars
  • Solo Traveler Friendly
Small Groups

Small Groups

Small enough allowing you to explore each place independently, but big enough to create a fun social atmosphere. Average group size does not typically exceed 9 people – no busload trips or tourist traps!
Local Experts

Local Experts

Follow in the footsteps “cultural translators” who call your destination home. Get insights into local legends, history, and personality – discovering treasures other visitors miss when left to their own devices.
Curated Itineraries

Curated Itineraries

TripGuru Signature experiences are original tours created and operated by our own team with the help of partner travel bloggers. Unlike other itineraries, “Signature” branded trips reflect global travel trends and the feedback we get from our customers.
Private Car

Private Car

TripGuru Signature tours come with a driver and comfortable, air-conditioned cars. Enjoy the ride without wasting time lining up, waiting for the bus to come or finding your way around crowds.
Solo Traveler Friendly

Solo Traveler Friendly

Book without having to pay for empty seats and meet fellow adventurous souls along the way! TripGuru Signature experiences are designed to connect like-minded explorers.

What is included

  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Beverages
  • Coffee/Tea at SALT Galata Art Gallery


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    Meet at the meeting point in Taksim Square

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    Walk through Istiklal Caddesi

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    Galata Tower

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    Camondo Stairs

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    SALT Galata Art Gallery

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    Cross the Galata Bridge

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    Spice Bazaar

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    End of the tour

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    Pick up Area (and/or Meeting Point)

    Taksim Square

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    Look for a guide wearing a TripGuru shirt or holding a TripGuru sign. If you are not staying within the free pick-up zones, you may select our meeting point option.

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    Important Information

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    Kindly be at your meeting point at least 10 minutes before the stated meeting/pick up time. The tour guides will only wait a maximum of 10 minutes for you before proceeding to the next stop.

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    If you are headed to the meeting point, we would like to stress that heavy traffic in the mornings is expected, and can vary greatly when compared to the travel time stated in navigation apps (e.g. Google Maps, Waze, etc.). Please make sure to consider leaving with enough time to reach your destination.

Note: The timings may differ based on the selected timeslot

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