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Food Tour Istanbul: Bites & Bazaars

Discover the magic of Istanbul though a food tour full of colorful bazaars with the best of the city's local cuisine.

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Adult Ages 12+
Child Ages 4- 11


This is an authentic opportunity to taste the flavors of the city, by heading off the beaten tracks of the city center. This Istanbul food tour allows you to discover the heart of the city and all of its flavors, from east to west. In the backstreets, we will have light bites and meet with local merchants. By veering off the touristic routes, you will discover the backstreets of the bazaars that are a way of life in Istanbul.

We will chat with the tradesmen who have been running the family businesses for decades and learn anecdotes about the city. You will be amazed by the power of the Porters, a centuries-old profession on the slopes of the bazaar. We will eat where the locals eat and we will share our tables as is custom.

In this tour, you will have a local guide leading you to the food whilst explaining the history behind the dishes. Let’s experience the real identity of the side streets of the famous Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar together.

Our tour covers the backstreets of Grand Bazaar and Egyptian Bazaar (aka the Spice Market). The idea is to show you where locals go, the best place to eat and present you the family businesses who make our tours so personal.

Your licensed, professional guide will be at the forefront of the tour, intertwined with the interest in food. Our tour groups hold a maximum of 10 people.

Holiday closures: December 24th, 25th, 31st and January 1st