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Visit 2 Continents on a Bosphorus Cruise Full-Day Istanbul Tour with Lunch

4.8 / 5 total 6 reviews
Duration: 9 to 10 hours
Product code: 2424
Overview

This full-day Istanbul tour and Bosphorus cruise will take you on a journey from Europe to Istanbul's lesser-known Asian side. Learn about a city that spans two continents as you search out significant landmarks, scenic viewpoints, and cultural hubs, then cruise on the strait that is a boundary between Asia and Europe.

After your pickup from your hotel, cross the Bosphorus Bridge, which connects the European and Asian sections of the municipal. Climb the Camlica Hills, Istanbul's highest, and examine the impressive city, which seems to go on forever.

Feel like a guest of the former Ottoman regal family with a visit to the Beylerbeyi Palace. This French neo-Baroque vogue building was the summer residence of the Ottoman sultans. Admire the elegant interior and take a stroll through the immaculate gardens before continuing to Bagdat Street, a favourite place for Sunday brunch.

Following lunch at a Turkish eating house, cruise on the Bosphorus, a passage that joins the Sea of Marma and the Black Sea. Sit back and absorb the impressive sights, together with the Dolmabahçe Palace, the Bay of Tarabya, and also the Rumeli defence. Finish your tour with at the vibrant Spice Market, where rare spices and herbs are traded.

Highlights
  • Chance to see elegant summer getaway of the Ottoman sultans
  • Cruise on the scenic Bosphorus that passes between the 2 continents
  • Purchase some aromatic spices & herbs at the vibrant Spice Market
  • Mesmerise at the cities skyline views from atop the highest hill in the city
  • Discover the off-the-beaten path on Istanbul's lesser-known Asian side
Know Before You Book
  • Scheduling Scheduling: Shared Tour
  • Languages offered on activity/tour Languages offered on activity/tour: English
  • Duration Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Pick-up service Pick-up service
    Pick up from your Istanbul hotel
  • Cancellation Cancellation
    There is no cancellation fee once Customers Cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
    There is 50% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
    There is 100% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
  • Instant Confirmation Instant Confirmation
  • Cut-off TimeCut-off Time
    Available to be booked until 24 hours before the tour starts. Please note we reserve the option to confirm the tour or not due to availability.
Inclusions
  • Entrance Fees
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Parking Fees
  • Lunch
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Istanbul hotel
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional Gratuities
  • Other services not mentioned
Meeting Point
Pick up and drop off at your Istanbul hotel at approximately 07:45 am ( time will be confirmed once the booking is made)

Additional Info
  • Comfortable footwear will be important for your experience
  • The Beylerbeyi Palace is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays; you will visit the 18th-century Hidiv Pavilion instead
  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time
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Reviewed by Joanna G US   June 05, 2019
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This tour included lunch, but we don't want lunch how do we let you know when we book?
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Brooke US   June 06, 2019

Thank you for your interest in this tour. I will send you an email with the answer to your question and further details. Please do not hesitate to contact me for bookings or help. Kind regards, Brooke.

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Reviewed by Carlito H ES   May 16, 2019
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Can this tour also be in Spanish?
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Christine GB   May 16, 2019

Hello Carlito. All details about this tour I ill send to you in an email. Any other questions I am happy to help.Christine.

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Reviewed by Bella N GB   May 03, 2019
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Great to have a clear day when you're on the boat cruise. Everything went very smooth, from pick up to lunch. Strange to get into two continents in one city. Very recommend this trip to my friends.
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Claire GB   May 04, 2019

Thank you, Bella, for sharing your experience about this cruise.Kind regards, Claire.

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Reviewed by Werner B AT   May 02, 2019
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Es war sehr individuell eine kleiner Gruppe! So darum konnte man viel fragen, alles ging schnell, super Essen im alten Bahnhof! Viele Highlights und wir hatte ein netter gut informierter Reiseleiter! Sehr zu empfehlen...
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Beate DE   May 02, 2019

Dank schon Herr Werner.Immer schön zu hören, wenn ein tour wirt empfohlen. Beate.

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Reviewed by J Tulling NL   April 27, 2019
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Maar een paar dagen in Istanbul,dit was dus twee vliegen in een klap, een rondvaart op de Bosphorus en twee wereld delen bezoeken. Onvergetelijke toer.

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Lia NL   April 28, 2019

Dank u wel voor het mededelen dat dit deze toer een onvergetelijke dag heeft bezorgt.Met vriendelijke groet, Lia.

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Reviewed by Raul K AR   March 10, 2019
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This tour is of great value! You visit a number of different locations, including a cruise down the Bosphorus, and even get Lunch. The guide was full of information and very enthusiastic.
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Maria US   March 11, 2019

Hello Raul.Thank you for your positive feedback on this tour. I will pass your review on to our team. They will appreciate this. Kind regards, Maria.

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