Food Tasting Istanbul

Food Tasting Istanbul

From $155.00 * Price per person
$85.00 * Price per child

Activity Details

The Istanbul Taksim Street Food Tour is a culinary adventure through the vibrant and bustling Taksim Square, one of the most popular districts of Istanbul, Turkey. This tour takes you on a journey to discover the rich and diverse flavors of Turkish street food, as well as the unique culture and history of Istanbul.

The tour usually starts in the evening, when the streets are buzzing with locals and tourists alike. Your expert guide will take you to some of the best street food spots in Taksim, where you can sample a variety of delicious Turkish snacks, desserts, and drinks.

You'll start with a traditional Turkish kebab, grilled to perfection and served with fresh vegetables and bread. You'll also get to try other iconic dishes such as Turkish pizza (lahmacun), stuffed mussels (midye dolma), and roasted chestnuts (kestane).

In addition to savory bites, you'll also get to indulge in sweet treats such as Turkish delight (lokum), baklava, and sesame-covered sweet bread (simit). You'll also have the chance to sip on traditional Turkish beverages such as tea and Turkish coffee.

Throughout the tour, your guide will share interesting facts and stories about the history and culture of Istanbul, and how it has influenced the food and cuisine of the city. You'll also have the opportunity to interact with locals and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of Taksim.

Overall, the Istanbul Taksim Street Food Tour is an unforgettable experience that will satisfy your taste buds and immerse you in the unique culture and flavors of Istanbul.

09:30 am - Meet your guide at Sultanahmet Tram station in Istanbul

09:45 am - Take the tram to Taksim Square and begin the food tour

10:00 am - Sample traditional Turkish kebabs and other savory snacks

11:00 am - Taste sweet treats like baklava, simit, and Turkish delight

12:00 pm - Sip on Turkish coffee and tea, learn about their significance

01:00 pm - Take a stroll through Istiklal Avenue and visit historic landmarks

02:00 pm - Stop for lunch at a local restaurant, try traditional Turkish dishes

03:30 pm - Continue the food tour with more street food tastings

04:30 pm - Learn about Turkish spices and how they are used in cuisine

05:30 pm - End the tour with a glass of Turkish Raki and a beautiful sunset view

06:30 pm - Return to Sultanahmet Tram station, say goodbye to your guide.

  • Local Guide
  • Unlimited Tram Tickets where needed


No meal or drink included, if you wanna try you pay.