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Where Europe and Asia meet

Istanbul is a place of living urban history that spans Europe and Asia, forged since antiquity by the achievements of coexisting civilizations. Dubbed ‘New Rome’ by Constantine, plundered by crusader greed in 1204, and the Ottoman capital from 1453, today’s teeming city welcomes her visitors in safety. Ancient and evolving, Istanbul’s essence is best captured in fleeting images: in wailing hilltop minarets, bargaining in bazaars, and diverse dining and nightlife.

Istanbul at nightJuraj Patekar / CC BY 2.0

Byzas Tours

Byzas Tours

Custom tours of Istanbul

Custom tours of Istanbul Editors' Note

You will be sure to get a tour that exactly suits your needs with Byzas Tours. They specialize in customs sightseeing and customer satisfaction. Their philosophy is, “Greeting, meeting, transporting, and guiding all done with five-star efficiency,” and they fulfill that in all respects.

One particularly fun tour takes you to the ruins of the ancient Ephesus site, and then off to Cappadocia where guest get to spend two exciting nights in a “cave hotel.” If you don’t have several days, that’s no problem as Byzas Tours also offers many different tours with varying times on them all. Throughout the tours, guides give the highlights of the area, but also allow time for tourists to explore the area.

Byzas Tours
Ergenekon Cad. No. 6/2, 34373 Pangalti, Istanbul, Turkey, 34373 Istanbul
+90 212 225 7670
Hours vary per tour