Who Are We?

FEST Travel is a cultural organization and a travel agency offering a complete travel experience and works under the supervision of both TURSAB and the Ministry of Tourism in Turkey since August 1985.

The name FEST comes from FEST’ival and FEAST: Cultural Tour Feast. Read More…

Our Story

The FEST vision all started out with Strolling Through İstanbul® / İstanbul Step By Step® tours where we aimed İstanbulites to discover their own city. With this perspective FEST Travel started operating inbound tours to all corners of Turkey. We pioneered most of the cultural routes and brought Travellers for the first time to most of the unique culturally rich locations. Read More…



We provide your comfort and the luxury that you deserve with over 100 sophisticated partners like Deccan Odyssey, Rovos Rail, Exodus and more.



Wonderful routes in the world and Turkey that you'll enjoy discovering and never forget: Hagia Sophia, Ephesus, Myanmar, India, Antarctica...


Years of Experience

Expert of cultural tourism, pioneering and inspiring new routes since 1985... We call out to discover, question and try to find the answers.



Thousands of travellers who experience luxury, comfort and the joy of exploring... More than 40k happy faces that we hope to see again and again...

Our Founder

Faruk Pekin

We continue to discover the secrets of cities, behind the mountains, beyond the ocean, the tranquility of the desert, culture, nature and people.
Get on the road as soon as you can!

Our Team

Zekeriya Sen

Partner & Managing Director

Ernur Ercan

Operations Manager

Şenay Savut

Istanbul Tours Design-Sales Executives

Esin Gümüşkaya

Outgoing Operation

Onur Arslan

Outgoing Operation

Neslihan Yiğit

Ingoing Operation

Seyyah Şahan

Social Media

Müyesser Demirci

Finance Director

İsmet Şeker

Office Crew

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