A Unique Walking Tour with Serif Yenen and Team: Underground Istanbul

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Departs: Istanbul, Istanbul

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Discover what lies beneath during this intriguing underground tour of Istanbul.  Walk along the beaten path to discover the unknown and unexpected ruins beneath the city.  This will surprise even the long-time residents of Istanbul with what lies beneath.  Learn about these places from one of the Serif Yenen Guides. Then take a break for lunch at a very good casual, local restaurant serving delicious traditional food.  Then you will have the opportunity to take in great photo opportunities of our picturesque community with your camera.  The tour is perfect for small groups.

Participants are asked to meet the guide in front of the Four Seasons Hotel in Sultanahmet.

What's Included

Coffee and/or Tea

Entrance costs


Professional guide

What's Not Included



Private transportation

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 2 - 3
  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Minimum age of 8 years old
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

Sultanahmet Square
We will be overlooking the highlights in the Sultanahmet Square from a panoramic terrace

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Akbiyik Street
Byzantine Great Palace ruins on Akbiyik Street

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Nakkas Oriental Rugs & Textiles
We will see the underground Byzantine Cistern nearby

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Serefiye Sarnici
Recently restored cistern will be visited depending on its availability.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Forum of Constantine
This is the Forum built by Constantine the Great. We will see the remaining Column of Constantine.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kapali Carsi
We will make a lunch stop at a very good and casual local restaurant.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Buyuk Valide Han
We will go to the backstreets of the Gramd Bazaar to visit some old Hans and their terraces.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Forum Of Theodisius
See the ruins of this Forum and finish the tour around here.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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