Food is definitely one of the most important parts of every culture. That being said, we'll try some authentic street food & drinks, and talk about the traditional preparations while mingling with the locals. Get ready to discover genuine places where the real Turks hang out! This experience will involve all your senses, especially the sense of taste. We'll make our way through three different places, stopping at the carefully selected food in streets, before we head to a desert place (well kept local secret) to eat the best Syrian sweets. Don't expect anything fancy or elegant, just good hearty food and rustic ambiance. only the tour and transportation are included in the price. I'll also provide my personal recommendations, to help you make the most out of your stay in Istanbul. Discover Istanbul's history and present by eating delicious Turkish/Syrian food and hearing the stories behind it on this 4 hours food tour with an intimate group of max 10 guests.
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we will be having street food in the way at least 3 will be included in the tour
all transportation is included in the tour (boat, train,...)
First, we will meet early to have a nice Turkish breakfast in Besiktas then we will go for a boat ride to the Asian part of Istanbul and visit the markets there and eat delicious street food then we will take the metro down the Bosphorus to go to Fatih area and taste Arabic Turkish food mixture In the end, we will go back to Taksim and have some original baklava with a cup of nice Turkish coffee
a bottle of water
Vegetarians can be accommodated (meat empanada will be replaced with the cheese one). Unfortunately, some of the samples are not suitable for vegan, gluten-free and lactose-free diet.
Eat the way around Istanbul