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Start Point: Hotel Pickup

End Point: Hotel Drop off

Duration: 3 Hours

Departure: Before Sunset

Half-Day Afternoon Tour – Bosphorus Cruise, Golden Horn and Cable Car

Explore the Istanbul Bosphorus with a boat. A surprising cruise between the two continents, Asia and Europe, along the Bosphorus by Beylerbeyi Palace and Dolmabahce Palaces, wooden villas, and mansions up to the Rumeli Fortress.

See the Golden Horn. As a natural and secure harbor, the Golden Horn has played a significant role in the development of Istanbul. The inlet allocates the Europian coast into two.

We shall pick you up from your city center hotels, then you shall meet with your group. And we will guide at the meeting point. We shall cruise on Bosphorus, visit Pierre Loti Hill, Cable Car, City Walls, Golden Horn (by bus).

End of the tour we shall drop you off to your hotel.

Tour Highlights

Half-Day Afternoon Tour

Bosphorus By Boat,

The Rumeli Fortress – from the sea-

Cable Car

Pierre Loti Hill

City Walls -by bus-

Golden Horn -by bus-


Bosphorus Cruise – Enjoying both coasts of Istanbul ( Asia and Europe ) with a possibility to photograph the unique charms of the Bosphorus.

Rumeli Fortress – (no interior entrance, from the boat ). Historical fortress constructed by the Conqueror to control & protect the Istanbul Bosphorus. An original unique example of military architecture.

Leander’s Tower- (From the sea, no interior visit). This is a little and attractive tower built on an islet at the entrance to the Bosphorus. It’s one of the symbols of the city. Used in the past as a lighthouse and a watchtower. It’s been protected in its 19th Century appearance.

Cable Car & Pierre Loti Hill – Located on the hilltop of the Eyüp district, where you can see a wonderful Istanbul view. Hill was named by a French author of the famous novel ‘’Aziyade’’. It’s said that Aziyade was the name of the Ottoman woman who Pierre fall in love with. The name of the hill was given by him because he supported the Ottoman Empire.

Cable car (Teleferique) – Go from the top of the hill to the Golden Horn.

Byzantine City Walls – 22 km length and the most powerful fortification of the middle age.

Additional information

Ride Along Golden Horn – (from the bus). The arm of the Istanbul Bosphorus and a natural harbor of the historical peninsula separating the new and the old parts of Istanbul where the first colonies situated during the Byzantines. It’s about 8 (eight) km long and the widest section is the entrance from the Bosphorus.

Included Services

Hotel pick-up services off centrally hotels

Transport by non-smoking and air-conditioned bus

Entrance fees

Professional tour guide

Local taxes and service charges

Excluded Services

Personal spendings

Tips (optional)

Drinks and meals

Confirmation will be received at the time of booking for this tour

0-4 years free / 5-8 years %30 discount

Due to technical issues if Cable Car does not work we can not be held responsible.

Coronavırus Measures Informatıon

Whole essential protective equipment is provided.

All visitor touchpoints are frequently cleaned by our staff.

Social distancing rules are ensured in the transfer bus and boat.

The number of guests is limited to avoid crowds.

Please bring your mask.

You can click 3 Hours Istanbul Afternoon Tour.

€ 35.00 / Per Person
SAVE %50
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Cancellation policy
Free cancellation prior to
24 hours cruise starting time.

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