Full-Day Group Bosphorus Tour in Istanbul
Bosphorus Cruise Two Continents Tour, Explore the highlights of Istanbul. Where the Ottoman and Byzantine empires located before? Visit the fascinating Beylerbeyi Palace, breathe taking Camlica, the famous Spice Bazaar, Golden Horn with an expert guide. Learn all the history of extravagant sultans and discover Ottoman and Byzantine era architecture.
You will be taken in the morning cruise along the Bosphorus Strait by boat. You will visit the Spice Bazaar, the residence of the Ottoman Empire’s Beylerbeyi Palace. We will cross the Bosphorus Bridge and visit the top of Camlica Hill—best view to see the two sides of Istanbul. Drive to Golden Horn and Istanbul City Walls.
When the Bosphorus Cruise Two Continents Tour, is finished we will take you back to your hotel around 17:00.
Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar) was built between 1597 and 1664, also it is the second oldest covered bazaar in the city. You can find exotic aromas and various spices. It contains fruit vegetable, flower and fish shops inside.
Bosphorus Strait connects the Black Sea with the Sea of Marmara and splits the European and Asian sides of Turkey. Bosphorus Bridge, pass through the bridge and watch the beautiful view. It is 1704m long and was the 4th longest bridge around the world. Don’t miss this unique chance to pass from one continent (Europe) to another (Asia) in 2 minutes.
Camlica Hill, the highest point in Istanbul, exposing a panoramic view of Istanbul city and Bosphorus. Give a little break for enjoy the view of Bosphorus.
Beylerbeyi Palace: The summer residence of Ottoman Sultans with its original furniture and magnificent gardens on the Asian Side.
Golden Horn: Drive along the Golden Horn see the city’s coastline, historical churches and buildings. On the legendary Golden Horn that will allow you to discover an unforgettable architectural of imperial mosques, churches and bridges.
Istanbul City Walls: Build during the century by Byzantine Emperor Theodosius II, the 8 kilometres long walls of Constantinople surrounded. And protected the city and were breached only twice, the first time by the soldiers of the Fourth Crusade and the second time by Sultan Mehmet II the Conqueror at the age of 21.
- Local expert guide
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entrance fees
- Delicious lunch
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified