This half day tour is the perfect way to spend your morning touring important and fascinating sights in Istanbul. Observe the landscapes and history of different parts of the city and cruise the beautiful Bosphorus Straight as part of this abbreviated tour.Description
Golden Horn by Bus - Continue on by bus to the Golden Horn which is the primary inlet of the Bosphorus and divides the European side of Istanbul into two. From here, hop on the cable car at Pierre Loti Hill where you will witness magnificent views of the city.
Spice Bazaar - The air here is filled with the enticing aromas of cinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme and every other conceivable herb and spice.
Boat Trip on the Bosphorus - Next, hop on a Bosphorus cruise between the Europe and Asia, cruise along this beautiful stretch with beautiful views of the Dolmabahçe and Beylerbeyi Palaces, wooden villas and mansions, the Leander's Tower, and the Rumeli Fortress.
Rumeli Fortress (from the sea, no interior visit) - Built by Mehmet the Conqueror in 1452 prior to the conquest of Istanbul, was completed in only four months to control and protect Bosphorus. It is one of the most beautiful works of military architecture around the world.
THIS TOUR TERMINATES AT TAKSIM SQUARE
No transfer back to hotels
Bosphorus Tours are practiced with regular boat if minimum number of attendants
is not provided for the private boatHighlights
: Istanbul, TurkeyDuration
: 4 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.