Enjoy cruising excursion aboard luxury boat sailing the Bosphorus straits and explore the imperail palaces, fortresses and intercontinental bridges of Turkey. You also visit the Egyptian bazaar.
We will pick you up for this excursion from your Istanbul hotel to board a private boat sailing the Bosphorous. known as the Istanbul Strait is a strait that forms part of the boundary between Europe and Asia. As the waterway that divides 2 continents, the tight Bosphorus has a notable place in history, referred in Old Testament. The world's narrowest strait used for international navigation. It runs right through the heart of Istanbul, past the Istanbul Modern Art Museum, several Ottoman palaces, forested hills & villages with Ottoman architecture. Enjoy the majestic Ottoman palaces, the strongholds of Rumeli Hisar, Anadolu Hisar and 2 intercontinental bridges facing the water as you round the curves of these narrow straits. Continue to the known Egyptian Bazaar or Misir Çarsisi in Turkish, it dates back to 1664 and is the 2 nd oldest covered shopping area in Istanbul. It is not only a great place to purchase spices, but the dried fruits and nuts, tea, candy and caviar as also presented. Return Back to your hotel in Istanbul. (This trip is running on summer months only).
- Istanbul hotel pick up & drop off service.
- All trip transfers with private AC vehicle.
- Qualified tourist guide during the trip.
- Private professional driver during trip.
- Private boat trip fees.
- All trip taxes and service charge.
- Personal expenses
- Tipping kitty