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Baltac Tourism is a fully accredited Class A tour operator based in Istanbul, Turkey. Baltac Tourism was founded in 1971 and is still one of the oldest and reputable travel companies in the Turkish tourism industry.

Baltac Tourism caters to all of your travel needs in Turkey. We provide excellent services based on our 40+ years of experience in the industry and excellent attention to details. Our main field of specialty is small group tours that focus on the rich history and culture of Turkey. We design your trip based on your time, interests and preferences and factor all the personal details and requests in the planning of the trip. Our tours and travel arrangements emphasize on unique itineraries incorporating our hand-picked and well trusted partners such as small charming hotels that reflect the local color, very experienced and personable guides and drivers, and delicious meals at local restaurants. We offer something for every age and lifestyle with the highest standards of comfort, integrity and efficient friendly services.

Baltac also specializes in educational tour programs in Turkey. We have been the official program provider for Road Scholar (formerly known as Elderhostel) since 1986 and handling Road Scholar programs in Turkey with outstanding success. Road Scholar is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing extraordinary learning adventures. Therefore we are proud to be associated with Road Scholar and work closely with prestigious universities and museums in ensuring a high quality educational content in our programs in order to offer memorable programs in order to offer memorable programs in Turkey.

We welcome you to explore the charm, mystery and legacy that live in every corner of Turkey, from the domes to minarets outlining the profile of Istanbul, to the antique cities that decorate the shores of the Aegean and the Turquoise Mediterranean, to the stupendous sculptures resting on Mount Nemrut in the East that fascinate and hypnotize the visitor with their timelessness and beauty.