Enjoy this amazing full day Istanbul city tour with cruise of Bosphorus, and take the opportunity to visit some beautiful places. Visit the Dolmabache Palace, Bosphorus bridge, Asian hill, Pierre Loti hill, City walls. Enjoy a cable car ride and fantastic views of Bosphorus, then enjoy a buffet lunch on the boat as you relax and make your way to Rumeli Fortress.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||All Istanbul hotels|
|DEPARTURE TIME||08.30 am.|
|NOT INCLUDED||Drinks at Lunch|
Start the day between 8am-8:30am where the driver will pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to the meeting point of the group and tour guide for the Bosphorus Cruise.
Dolmabahce Palace was home to six Sultans from 1856, when it was first inhabited, up until the abolition of the Caliphate in 1924. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder and first president of the Republic of Turkey, overshadowing Istanbul’s traditional architecture is one of the world’s largest suspension bridges, the Bosphorus Bridge, linking Europe and Asia. Then climb the Bosphorus side hill by bus for a magnificent view that embraces the Bosphorus and old Istanbul.
Fly over by Cable Car and enjoy the beautiful view all the way down to the hill. Enjoy buffet lunch on the boat, moving on to Rumeli Fortress (from the sea) the biggest fortification of Istanbul, then on to The Black Sea to get the best shot where Bosphorus meets the Black Sea. Last stop Anadolu Kavagi is the northern tip of Bosphorus, tour ends 5:30pm were guests will be transferred back to their hotel.
Comfortable walking shoes
Dolmabahçe Palace on Monday and Thursday will be closed and replaced with Kariye (St. Savior in Chora) Museum, Spice (Egyptian) Bazaar on Sunday replaced with Authentic Shops