Coffee making course (with certificate), coffee tasting in oldest coffee houses of Istanbul, Ottoman coffee storages, oldest coffee shop of Istanbul, Turkish Delight tasting...
Coffee is the national drink of Turkey with a long historical tradition : it began in Egypt from where the Ottomans brought the first coffee beans to Istanbul in 1519. The first coffee shops were opened some 30 years later. Prohibiton decrees have been claimed by several Ottoman Sultans. Our tour begins with a visit to a museum that presents some exhibits related to Turkish coffee history. Following a Turkish Coffee Course participants will follow the historical “Coffee Route” – where we will have coffee tasting in historical venues. Tiny streets, historical walkways, intriguing old bazaars, Ottoman coffee storages.. And a guide that will exhilarate the past and make your day valuable is the event of this day!
- Pick-up from your hotel
- A/C tour coach
- English speaking tour guide
- Personal expenses
- Travel insurance
- Tips to guide and driver
40,- EUR per person
Price may change depending the period of the year and number of passengers.
No real walking difficulties. Groups may reach up to 45 passengers.
Both in Turkey and Greece, winters may be cold and summers hot. On the other hand, you will most probably be visiting archaeological sites with more or less walking difficulties. Hence an adapted outfit is recommended :
Do not forget !
Visiting archaeological site may require good physical conditions and access to people with reduced mobility is not always possible. During visits and stops, the buses will be locked and under the supervision of the driver. Hence, if you wish, you can leave some personal belongings in the bus yet at your own responsibility. If not done at subscription, inform your tour guide as soon as you get on the coach about your specific food requirements so that the restaurant booked for lunch can be informed accordingly in due time.