I received my BA degree in Archaeology at Selcuk University and finished my Master class in Roman Hippodromes. I decided to use my skills in guidance and finished the guiding school. My expertise lies in archaeology, Roman and Byzantine History and Ottoman History.
I am specialize in exclusively private tours.
During your tour, I will be at your disposal as a professional tour guide of equivalently high caliber to show you the best sites of Istanbul.
My tours do not have pre-set itineraries which allow us to custom design the itinerary to match our guests’ individual needs and interests. We can organize special programs off the beaten path.
Tour guide services/sample itinerary:
I may be at your disposal during the visits of the interesting historical secular sites such as the Blue Mosque, the Byzantine Hippodrome area, the Hagia Sofia Museum, the Underground Cistern, the Topkapi Palace and its Harem, the Archeology Museum, the Suleymaniye Mosque, the Grand Bazaar, the Spice Market, the Dolmabahce Palace, the Chora Museum, the Bosphorus Cruise, the Asian Side of Istanbul, the Golden Horn, The Galata Tower, Pera district, the Rustempasa Mosque etc. as time allows.
One Full-Day Tour includes the Hagia Sophia, the Topkapi Palace and it's Harem, the Underground Cistern, the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome Area, the Grand Bazaar.
I may also provide you with 2 hours Private Bosphorus Cruise on a private motor yacht. By this service you will have the pleasure of cruising between the shores of the two continents: Asia and Europe. Our guide will give you lecture about the past and present importance of the Bosphorus and information about the unique old wooden Ottoman houses (Yali) on the edges. Light drink offerings, such as coffee, tea, fruit juice etc. are free during the cruise. The service also includes roundtrip transportation to / from the port.
Transportation by tour guide:
Yes, transportation can be arranged upon request.
TRANSFER SERVICE: If you need a private airport transfer service, I can provide you with an air conditioned van, driver, and Professional Tour Guide.
Private sightseeing & group tours offered by this guide:
Private Bosphorus Tour
Private Jewish Tour
Tour guide interests:
Private Istanbul Tours,
Istanbul sightseeing tours,
Special insterest tours,
Istanbul tour guide general services,
Jewish Heritage Tours.
If you are planning to go to Kusadasi or Izmir, I can provide you with a very talented tour guide, special transportation in the comfort of a Private tour without being jostled and hustled by the crowd of regular tours in Ephesus. You will be able to visit the archeological site of Ephesus (the Grand Theater, the Library of Celsus, the Temple of Hadrian, the Scholastic Baths, the Odeon, the Lower Agora, and the State Agora etc.), its museum, the Terrace Houses, the House of Virgin Mary, the Basilica of St. John, the quaint village of Sirince and the shopping area.
I can also arrange the tours in the other sites such as Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Bodrum, Milet, Pergamon, Priene, Gallipoli, Troy, Assos, etc. if you are interested.