Turkish sweets tour - beyond baklava & Turkish delight

Turkish sweets tour - beyond baklava & Turkish delight
Food, Wine & Nightlife > Food Tours > Culinary & Gourmet Tour
$35.29
Duration: 3 to 5 hrs
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Description

Turkish sweets tour will take you to a discovery of some original Turkish deserts in different parts of the city. Common for all the sweet-stops is the fact that they are distinguished eateries known by the informed local gourmet, but that they are also hardly visited by any foreign tourists. The tour will cover also some interesting sights on our sweet-itinerary and you will have the chance to see some of the most interesting streets, basaars,monuments on both the oriental and European parts of the city, to learn about them, and witness the life in common neigbourhoods as well some of the hippest centers of the city.


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Discovery of the local basaar of Fatih neighbourhood and sampling wild honey.
Visit to the once largest ottoman mosque complex.
Sampling of the famous dessert from Ottoman times, which is produced only at one point in the city
Sampling of some delicious and light Turkish milky deserts.
Taxi ride to the fish market near the famous istiklal street in Taksim
Sampling of the legendary quince desert with kaymak.
A tour around the lively streets and interesting galleries and passages around fish basaar.
Sampling of the extra thick Turkish coffee on a famous Istiklal street cafe to wake up.
A guided journey through and around istiklal until Galata tower.
Sampling of the Best helva in the city with some Turkish tea.

 Our sweet tour ends here but it is possible to continue with those who'd like learn about the best places to buy Turkish baklava and Lokum.

Turkish sweets tour will take you to a discovery of some original Turkish deserts in different parts of the city. Common for all the sweet-stops is the fact that they are distinguished eateries known by the informed local gourmet, but that they are also hardly visited by any foreign tourists. The tour will cover also some interesting sights on our sweet-itinerary and you will have the chance to see some of the most interesting streets, basaars,monuments on both the oriental and European parts of the city, to learn about them, and witness the life in common neigbourhoods as well some of the hippest centers of the city.