Private Fener & Balat Tours


If you have more than one day in Istanbul, a Fener Balat tour is one of the ideal ways to see the Jewish and Christian history in the city's lovely districts. You'll visit churches and synagogues (mainly as an outer visit), as well as local neighborhoods.


Fener and Balat districts are off the main tourist route; their authenticity makes this organized tour worthwhile. This tour gives travelers a reason to be out of Sultanahmet area and discover more of Istanbul.


Private Fener & Balat tour will start at 09:30 with a pick-up from your hotel. The tour takes about 6-7 hours depending on your interest and we will drop you back to your hotel at 09:30.


While walking through the neighborhoods, we will be exploring so many places including:

 Chora (St. Saviour) Church

 Outer visit to Anemas Dungeons

 Blakerna Church and holy spring

 Balat neighbourhood

 Outer visit to Ahrida Synagogue

 Outer visit to Yanbol Synagogue

 Colourful houses of Fener

 Outer visits of the local churches in Fener

 Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarchate

 Fener Greek Lycee (Red School)


The rate for this tour will be 90 Euro per person based on minimum 2 people. The rate will be cheaper if you have more people in your group. Please send us an email to get more information and make your booking. We will reply your request the latest in 24 hours.

 Chora (St. Saviour) Church

 Outer visit to Anemas Dungeons

 Blakerna Church and holy spring

 Balat neighbourhood

 Outer visit to Ahrida Synagogue

 Outer visit to Yanbol Synagogue

 Colourful houses of Fener

 Outer visits of the local churches in Fener

 Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarchate

 Fener Greek Lycee (Red School)

Included Services

 Pick-up from the hotel

 Professional English Speaking Tour Guide

 Service charges and taxes

 Drop-off to the hotel


Excluded Services

 Entrance Tickets

 Lunch

 Drinks (at lunch)

 Any Private Expenses

 Optional tips to the guides

General Policy of Booking Process

When you contact us about the trip, we'll provide you with an itinerary based on the current "real-time" availability. The tour's availability might change until your payment is received through our secure form. When we accept your reservation; all rates and program are guaranteed.


When you made your reservations with our travel agent, we'll need a 30% deposit to finalize everything. We provide a 256-bit SSL encrypted form on our website that you may use to securely submit your credit card information. After we receive your deposit, we will confirm your reservation and send you a travel voucher within 1 business day. You may pay the remaining balance before or after the trip in our agency's office. In our office, we accept all major currencies for cash payments, as well as Visa or MasterCard.



General Cancellation Policy

Below is the general guideline for our cancellation policy if your agent does not mention otherwise:


Cancellation Policy for Daily & Private Tours:

If you cancel 48 hours before the tour, there is no cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 48 hours to 24 hours before the tour, we will charge 50% cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 24 hours of the tour , we will charge the full amount as cancellation fee.

We cannot give any refund on no-shows for the tour.

*for large groups, please ask to your agent for the cancellation policy and booking requirements.

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