If you have a short time vacation in Istanbul then morning Bosphorus cruise tour program will be customized you to save your time.Â You can start the day with anÂ unforgettable boat cruise on the Bosphorus on your holiday. You will be able to enjoy with the view of the two continents while you are sailing on the Bosphorus by boat. Your professionalÂ tourist guide will give you all the details of the history of the Ottoman palaces, Pasha villas, old mansions and more during the journey.
Morning Bosphorus Cruise Tour
Istanbul Half Day Tour
08:30 am â You will be collected from your hotels and drive to the meeting point.
(Pick up time is changing according to Istanbul towns. Please inform us your hotel details while making your request)
Meet with other tour participants and tourist guide then around 09.00 am you will start the Bosphorus Boat Cruise between Europe & Asia Continents.
Today you are going to visit:
City Walls: The first breach of the walls was by the Fouth Crusade in 1204, the second by the cannons and troops of Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror in 1453.
Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar): It is located at Eminonu behind the New Mosque(Valide Sultan Mosque).It was constructed by Turhan Sultan in 1660 as a pious foundation attached to New Mosque.
Bosphorus Cruise by boat: A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway separating Europe and Asia. The shore is lined with old wooden villas, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. During the excursion, you will pass the magnificent Dolmabahce Palace, and further along, the parks and imperial pavillions of Yildiz Palace. On the coastal edge of this park, is Ciragan Palace, 300 meters of is marble facade faces the shore. At Ortakoy a great variety of artists gathers every Sunday to display their work along the street. Ortakoy is a symbol of tolerance with a church, a mosque and a synagogue existing side by side for centuries.
Morning Bosphorus Cruise Tour ends around 12:30 pm. We drive back to hotel towns and you will be dropped off at your hotel around 12:45.
Hotel Pick up and Drop off
Professional Licensed Tour Guide
Mentioned entrance fees to sights
Any other expenses not noted in the included section
Lunch & Drinks
Optional Istanbul Day Tours & Istanbul Dinner Cruises