Bosphorus Cruise & Dolmabahce Palace Tour
Starting Time: @ 08:30 pm
Finishing Time: @ 17:00 pm
Tour Days: Everyday
You will be collected you right from your hotel in Istanbul.
Please not that hotel pick up service is available from European side Istanbul and city-center hotels.
Our professional tourist guide will give you general information about places to visit and then start your wonderful day trip.
Moving from the meeting point, we are seeing the old city walls remaining from Byzantine as we drive by the sea and passing through the historical Galata Bridge on the Golden Horn. We are visiting Dolmabahce Palace, our first stop. Dolmabahçe Palace was ordered by the Empire’s 31st Sultan, Abdulmecid I, and built between the years 1843 and 1856. After visiting Dolmabahce Palace continu to Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque. The construction was originally backed by Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan. After she died, Sultan Abdülmecid, her son, continued to support the construction of the mosque. After spending sometime at the Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan mosque, we drive to restaurant.
We will have lunch at our local restaurnt.
After the lunch, we continue our day tour by boat cruise on the Bosphorus. Drive to Bosphorus Strait harbor. Embark to the sightseeing boat cruise and sail on the amazing Bosphorus in Istanbul between Eurepean & Asian Continets shores. Our boat goes up to second Bosphorus bridge and while you are on the boat cruise passing the waterfront palaces of Sultans, their Pasha’s villas and historical structures. You will have the unique and magnificent view of Istanbul from the Bosphorus. Drung the afternoon Bosphorus Cruise tour, our professional and experienced guide will give you information all the palaces and historical structures you have seen. The only thing you need to do is to sit back and enjoy with the amazing ambiance. You will be able to see from the boat cruise Ciragan Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace, Dolmabahce Palace, Bosphorus Bridges, Ortakoy Mosque, Rumeli Fortress, old villas and more.
Boat cruise will end at the same Bosphorus pier where we started, disembark from the boat. We will continue drive to Golden Horn and Pierre Loti Hill. Prierre Loti Hill has lovey view of Golden Horn and we will have free time to watch from the highest point of Europe side of Istanbul.
We will take Cable Car combination down. Arrival to down by cable car will be our last stop. We continue drive back and transfer you back to your hotel.