- Learn about Turkish life in the home of a local family
- Taste authentic home-cooked Turkish food and feel warm Turkish hospitality
- Spend an evening with Istanbul locals and views of the Marmara Sea
One of the highlights of your evening will be sharing a meal with the family, lovingly home-cooked, and full of the famous flavours of the city and the country itself. Istanbul is particularly known for its food, and sharing such a meal will just add to the amazing experience of time spent in a local home. After meals and farewells, our guide will lead you out into the evening in search of more authentic Istanbul.
You will head to a popular local hangout, a hive of action and activity, and has marvelous views of the Marmara Sea. You may choose to get involved with one of the many games of backgammon, or simply sit back and watch a game of football while trying some local tea or the renowned Narglie (water pipe).
Whatever your choice, you will be surrounded by authentic Istanbul, and your guide will make sure that you are not short of ideas for the rest of your visit.
- Local english-speaking guide
- Dinner and drinks with a local family
- Narglie waterpipe.
- Extra drinks at the teahouse
- Tips or gratuities for your local guide.
Child Policy: This is a child-friendly tour. Children between the ages of 6 and 11 inclusively are permitted on this tour at the rate listed above. Please select ‘child’ above when booking. Children under the age of 6 are permitted to join this tour free of charge. Please inform us at the time of booking if you’ll be bringing a child under the age of 6. You can do so in the special request box on the checkout page.
If cancelling less than 48 hours before the chosen start date no refund applies.