Pick up from your hotel or the Istanbul cruise port, you will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional guide.
Spice Bazaar (Egyptian Bazaar) : The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of various spices “cinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme and every other concievable herb and spice”. Shops selling spices, fruits, vegetables, flowers, turkish delights etc..
Bosphorus Tour on Boat: A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway seperating 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 gather 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.
Beylerbeyi Palace : The summer residence of Ottoman Sultans with its original furniture and magnificent gardens with the Harem on the Asian.
Bosphorus Bridge : Unique chance to step from one continent (ASIA) to another (EUROPE)
Camlica Hill : The highest point in Istanbul. At the top of it you can rest and admire the magnificent panorama of Istanbul and the Bosphorus from the beautiful gardens, landscaped in traditional style.
- Spice Bazaar
- Bosphorus Tour on Boat
- Beylerbeyi Palace
- Bosphorus Bridge
- Asia and Camlica Hill
Tour Type : City Sightseeing CruisesGroup Size : Generally 20 - 40 Transport : Private Boat, Bus Important Info:Beylerbeyi Palace closed on Monday and Thursday, will be replaced by Chora Museum