Istanbul Private Guide

You have found the right place to hire your tour guide in Istanbul.

Why need a private guide in Istanbul?

Discover one of the world's most populated cities,

Istanbul is one of the oldest and cosmopolitan cities in the world. Thus, Istanbul offers a rich collection of historic sights, neighborhoods and cultural experiences. 

Get the best out of your time

With a private tour guide you can use your time effectively. Tell your interests and needs, our guide will create a wonderful experience for you.

Skip the line advantage at museums

Tour guides in Turkey have priority buying tickets at museums. This will save you a lot of time visiting sights.

Experience Istanbul Like A Local

We are aware how travel trends are changing around the world. We offer cultural tours to experience the local life.

Istanbul Tours & Experiences

Explore Istanbul's popular sights and destinations with our hourly Istanbul tours.

Need some inspiration for your travel to Istanbul? No matter how much time you have in Istanbul; for a short layover between your flights, for a city break or part of your Turkey tour, we offer personalized experiences for travelers. Below you can find the best itineraries to discover Istanbul’s popular and off-the-beaten gems.


How much would it cost to hire a professional, licensed, private tour guide in Istanbul?

1-3 Person
Private Tour Guide in Istanbul
  • Skip the line advantage
  • Access pre-paid tickets
  • 6 hours guiding service
  • Low as $50 per person
4-6 Person
Private Tour Guide in Istanbul
  • Skip the line advantage
  • Access pre-paid tickets
  • 6 hours guiding service
  • Low as $33 per person
7-9 Person
Private Tour Guide in Istanbul
  • Skip the line advantage
  • Access pre-paid tickets
  • 6 hours guiding service
  • Low as $28 per person

Read Our Reviews

Read our reviews on Tripadvisor

  •   We were lucky to meet Cem. Knowledgable, witty and expressive, he brought Topkapi alive to us. We had a baby in a buggy with us - he helped out to... read more

  •   Cem is a great tour guide who showed me and 6 others around the Hagia Sophia, explaining in detail the history of the museum along with its societal significance throughout... read more

  •   What can I say... he made the trip hassle free and very enjoyable. Extremely friendly, helpful and knowledgable on all the heritage.

  •   رحلتنا بداءة عندما ساعدنا السيد جمعة في تخطي الطابور الطويل لشراء التذاكر. كانت من أروع الزيارات التاريخية التي قمت بها في حياتي، قصص منوعه، أسلوب مشوق و معلومات قيمه. أنصح كل سائح بأخذ مرشد سياحي للحفاظ على وقتك و جهدك لان القصر كبير جدا وغير...More

  •   This is a personal message thank you so much for everything. I saved so much time and you filled me with so much knowledge. I wish you was in England.

    Hash H

Book Your Guide

Book your private Istanbul tour guide today.

Get Your Guide Today

December 2019
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Contact & FAQs

We would be happy to hear from you.

Frequently Asked Questions

We answered some of the most frequently asked questions below.

We suggest you hire your tour guide in Istanbul 30 days before in high season (April till November) and 15 days before in low season.

We love to use public transportation during our tours to give a more local experience to our guests.

In Turkey, tour guides have priority buying tickets at museums under the admission of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, so you do not wait for the tickets. Skip the Line is not valid for actively used religious sites of touristic importance and private museums. 

We offer tour guiding on various themes (i.e. Photography walks, Byzantine and Ottoman architecture walks, top Istanbul sights, art walks, archaeology and history oriented walks) and translation services in and around Istanbul. Please contact us for more details.

If you are planning to visit the following sights within your travel time, yes, buying a museum pass will be a good option. As you already skip the line with an Istanbul private guide, this card will save you thinking for cash to buy the tickets. For more information please visit the official website of Museum Pass

Contact Form

We respect your confidentiality. Your email address will only be used to provide you with the information you request.

Contact Us