“ Full Day ”
Istanbul Bosphorus & Two Continents Tour
One way transfer from Ataturk Airport for free ( min 2 person required)
Guaranteed departure every day.
70 Euro Per Person
Museum entrances, lunch, transportation and professional tour guide including.
The first breach of the walls was b ythe Fourth Crusade in 1204, the second by the cannons and troops of Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror in 1453.
DRIVE BY BUS TO GOLDEN HORN
As natural and extremely secure harbor, the Golden Horn has played an important role in the development of Istanbul. The inlet separates the Europeans hore into two. It is approximately 8 km long, and the widest part is the entrance from the Bosphorus. Two streams drainin to this inlet at its far end.
SPICE BAZAAR (Egyptian Bazaar):
Theair here is filled with the enticing aromas of cinnamon, caraway, saffron, mint, thyme and every other concievable herb and spice.
BOAT TRIP ON THE BOSPHORUS
A traditional excursion by boat along the water way seperating Europe and Asia. Theshore is lined with old wooden villas, palaces of marble, fortresses, and small fishing villages. During the excursion you will pass the magnificent Dolmabahce Palace, and further along, the parks and imperial pavillions of Yildiz Palace. On the coastaledge of this park, is Ciragan Palace, 300 meters of is marble faca defaces the shore. At Ortakoy a greatvariety of artists gather every Sunday to display their work along the street. Ortakoy is a symbol of tolerancewith a church, a mosque and a synagogue existing side by side forcenturies.
RUMELI FORTRESS (FROM THE SEA, NO INTERIOR VISIT)
Builtby Mehmet the Conqueror in 1452 priorto the conquest of Istanbul, was completed in only fou rmonths to control and protect Bosphorus. It is one of the most beautiful works of military architecture any where in the world.
The summer residence of Ottoman Sultans with its original furniture and magnificent gardens with the HAREM on the ASIAN.
Unique chance to step from one continent (ASIA) to another (EUROPE)
The highest point in Istanbul. At the top of it you can rest and admire the magnificent panorama of Istanbul and the Bosphorus from the beautiful gardens, landscaped in traditional style.
GENERAL INFORMATION & CONDITIONS
We kindly request our guests to be ready 10 minutes before departure time,
30% discount forchildren below the age 7, free for the ages 0-2,
Beylerbeyi Palace on Monday and Thursday Replaced with Chora Museum
70 EUROS PER PERSON
70 EUROS PER PERSON