You will be picked up from your hotel at 08.00- 08:30 for morning istanbul bosphorus tours and sightseeing tour. Here is a short description of one of the istanbul bosphorus tours. You will be picked up from your hotel at 08.00- 08:30 for morning Bosphorus cruise and sightseeing tour. You’ll cruise on the istanbul bosphorus tours to let you the prime perspective from which to view the fine palaces, Ottoman houses, pavilions, and seaside neighborhoods along the coasts of that famous and historic waterway connecting the Marmara Sea and the Black Sea. The Marmaray provides a unique chance to make a link between the Asian and European continents by train in a sub-sea tunnel. Designed to withstand earthquakes, this is the worlds first undersea tunnel that links 2 continents. The huge rail system of Marmaray Project was inaugurated and opened on October 29, 2013, following 4 years of construction delays that were largely due to the exploration of ruins dating from the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman sessions.
Istanbul Bosphorus Tours – Rumeli Fortress
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It is one of the most popular places in istanbul bosphorus tours. You will see Rumeli Fortress from the sea. It is the biggest fortification for the protection of Istanbul built by Sultan Mehmet II in 1451 before his conquest of Istanbul. That garrison is well preserved and its walls and towers can be seen clearly as your boat passes by.
You will reach to Pierre Loti with the cable car. Enjoy the fantastic view from the cable car when you climb the hill to the cafe named for the famous French naval officer and writer, Louis Marie Julien Viaud Pierre Loti (between 1850 -1923 years), who wrote fiction based on his experimentations in Istanbul.
Rustem Pasha Mosque
That majestic and surprising small mosque was designed by Mimar Sinan who most famous of Ottoman architects, for the Grand Vizier Rustem Pasha who had married Princess Mihrimah, one of the daughters of Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent. Its construction took place between 1561 to 1563. The mosque is famous for its exquisite tiles from Iznik that are set in stunning geometric and floral arrangements and which cover not only the facade of the porch however also the mihrab, walls, minbar, and columns of the interior. You can contact us for more detailed information about our istanbul bosphorus tours. If you want private yacht tours.