Old and New Istanbul by Walk, Tram, Cable Car, and Funicular

Experience the true culture and beauty of this metropolis on a private walking tour of Istanbul’s old and new sections. Learn about the history of Architecture from Byzantium, Ottoman period to modern times and feel the charming atmosphere, and each neighborhood with each their own unique characters.


  • Scenic Tram Ride Along the Golden Horn
  • Cable Car to the Cafee Pier Lotti
  • Eyup Mosque and Neighborgood
  • Rahmi Koc Museum
  • Taksim Square and Istiklal Street Walking tout
  • Funicular Ride to Galata Bridge
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Tour Program

08:30 to 09:00 am Pick up at your hotel, apartment or cruise port.
Drive to Eminonu, Board the New light rail, enjoy the ride along the Golden Horn.

Arrive in Eyup Neighborhood, Board the Cable car and go on a short ride up to Cafe Pier Lotti
Enjoy amazing views of the Golden Horn, on each side, Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee at the Café Pierlotti.
10 to 15 Minute Walk down through one of the popular and very old and Peaceful Cemetery.
End of the walk, Walk in side and See the Eyup Mosque which is popular pilgrimage destination and holds significance in Turkey’s religious and cultural landscape.

Free time for lunch in the Eyup Neighborhood.
Short drive to Rahmi Koc Museum that’s dedicated to the history of transport, industry and communications of Turkey.
Next Stop will Taksim Square (AKA New City) and continue our walk on Istiklal (Freedom Street) pedestrian boulevard, which is lined with 19th-century buildings housing international shopping chains, movie theaters, and cafes. The dense network of side streets is filled with bars, antiques shops, and rooftop eateries.

End of Our Walk, we will board the oldest Funicular and go on a short ride down to Galata Bridge Area and then we will provide a transfer to your hotel.

From $200.00 US Dollars per person
Contact us with your travel dates & number of guests, to get accurate price information

* Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
* Professional, English-speaking tour guides
* Tram, Cable Car and Funicular Tickets
* Admissions to Rahmi Koc Museum
* All taxes and service charges

* Tips
* Lunch

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