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Feel the Bosphorus in a relaxed, informative, and fun way with the elegance that it deserves.
Velena Travel Start Point
Start Point
Kabatas
Velena Travel End Point
End Point
Kabatas
Duration
Duration
2 hrs and 30 min.
Departure
Departure
14:00
afternoon bosphorus cruise
Istanbul Bosphorus, Turkey

Afternoon Bosphorus Cruise with Stopover On The Asian Side

2.5-Hours Bosphorus Cruise on a Luxury Yacht: From 14.00 to 16.30

Set sail on this epic journey between Europe and Asia on Istanbul's beautiful Bosphorus Straight. Along your ride you will see wonders of both East and West sailing through this lovely waterway separating Europe and Asia, accompanied by a multilingual guide.

Stopover on the Asian side and explore Kanlica, which stands in defiance of time, is one of the most beautiful districts in Istanbul.

Experience

Cruise Highlights

  • 2.5-Hours Bosphorus Cruise on a luxury yacht
  • Visit Kanlica, the greenest point of the Asian side where you could try "Kanlica Yogurt", which is enough reason for many people visiting this lovely town.
  • See wooden Ottoman villas and chic neighborhoods along the banks
  • Explore quaint neighborhoods and learn the history of this wonderful city
  • Travel in comfort on a luxury yacht with an experienced and fluent tour guide

Full Cruise Description

Discover the sights and history of Istanbul from the water on this cruise down the Bosphorus. Relax whilst cruising the Bosphorus on a modern luxury yacht enjoying the imperial elegance and the unique panoramic view of a beautifully lit Istanbul's Asian and European side. Pass under the two suspended Bosphorus bridges that connect Europe and Asia, enjoying the picturesque sights on both continents including Topkapi Palace, Blue Mosque, The Leander Tower and Istanbul's most posh areas Ortakoy and Bebek. Snap photos of the city skyline, and listen to your guide about the confluence of cultures that exists at this meeting point between Europe and Asia.

The Bosphorus separating two continents has always been crucial to life in Istanbul. Once a prime channel to move fearsome armies through, it now serves more peaceful functions. Seeing this important trading route is a must-do for travelers.

afternoon bosphorus cruise

On board our luxury yacht, hear stories and anecdotes of this mesmerizing city. Admire the thick walls of the medieval Rumeli Fortress. Experience some luxury on this 3-hour yacht cruise down the Bosphorus. It's a small group tour which is designed to help travelers spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities.

Istanbul is a beautiful city with its peculiarities. This Bosphorus cruise exposes you to a different perspective on Istanbul. You get to observe the beautiful city by boat on this half-day tour.

Included Services

  • Pick - up from your hotel
  • 2.5-Hours cruise on a luxury yacht
  • Professional tour guide
  • Snacks
  • Savory pastry
  • Fruits
  • Turkish coffee served with Turkish delight
  • Turkis tea

The cruise is operated on this vessel, Sunset Bosphorus Yacht, 25 meters luxury yacht.

Good to Know

  • Our guests can catch a glimpse of exciting sites and view some of the most mesmerising landmarks of Istanbul
  • Looking for a historically rich cruise through Istanbul? Well, this trip may be the best option for you!
  • A professional guide is present during the trip who helps passengers to understand the locations and help them to learn the history of the places that they visit and see.
  • Hotel pick-up service is included in this trip
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this cruise
  • Departure Point: Kabatas Pier

Return Details

The cruise will be terminated at the same pier where the cruise leaves from, Kabatas.

afternoon bosphorus cruise

Frequently Asked Questions

Morning Bosphorus Sightseeing Cruise Frequently Asked Questions

A: Afternoon Bosphorus cruise starts at 10.30 am and lasts at 13.00, so the cruise takes 2 hours and 30 min.

A: We pick Bosphorus cruise passeangers up from their hotels located in Fatih, Beyoglu, Sisli and Besiktas areas. The cruise departs from Kabatas Pier.

A: The cruise ends in Kabatas Pier.

A: Yes, we have Professional and experienced tour guide in English and Spanish on Afternoon Bosphorus Sightseeing Cruise.

A: A spacious, 25 meters in long luxury yacht is carrying our guests on Afternoon Bosphorus Cruise.

A: Yes, we stop in Kanlica, a lovely town located on the Asian side. Guests have 30 minutes free time and can enjoy the delicous yogurt in Kanlica.

A: We sail all along the two sides of the Bosphorus, both European and Asian sides so

A: We serve Turkish coffee with along Turkish delight as well as tea water including in the tour price.

A: Yes we do. We have an array of private sightseeing tours of Istanbul including shuttle, van, and walking tours for your to choose from.

A: If you drive your own car to the cruise departure point, Kabatas, you should park your car in Dolmabahce car parking lot, which is only 200 meters away from the pier.

A: Yes, you can bring your baby stroller on board.

A: Children under 6 years of age can take the OnBoard Tour for the discounted children's price. Infants under 2 years old may ride for free if they ride in their parent's lap during the tour. If you feel you would be more comfortable having a seat for your infant, please purchase a child's ticket.

A: Bosphorus Tour Istanbul offers high-quality sightseeing yacht cruises and citytours of Istanbul. We also offer private sightseeing tours, foreign-language tours, walking tours, and mixed-group sightseeing tours. Afternoon Bosphorus Sightseeing Cruise gives you a chance to enjoy the city and Bosphorus from the water on a luxury yacht.

Discover the Best of Two Continents: Bosphorus Cruise with Asian Side Stopover

Embark on a captivating journey that takes you through the heart of Istanbul and beyond, aboard our exclusive Bosphorus cruise. This unique voyage not only showcases the breathtaking beauty of the Bosphorus Strait but also includes a special stopover on the Asian side, offering a comprehensive experience of this city that straddles two continents.
Highlights of Your Cruise Experience:
Scenic Splendor: Sail along the Bosphorus, flanked by the opulent palaces, ancient fortresses, and modern marvels of Istanbul. Enjoy unparalleled views of the city's European and Asian skylines, each offering a distinct charm and character.
Asian Side Exploration: Our cruise pauses for an immersive stopover on Istanbul's Asian side, a locale teeming with culture, history, and gastronomy. Discover the local markets, savor authentic Turkish cuisine, or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll through its quaint neighborhoods.
Comfort and Elegance: Aboard our luxurious yacht, comfort meets elegance. Enjoy the journey in a sophisticated setting, equipped with all the amenities to ensure a memorable and comfortable experience.
Engaging Narration: Learn about the rich tapestry of Istanbul's history and the landmarks that define its skyline. Our knowledgeable guides provide insightful commentary, enriching your journey with fascinating stories and facts.
Your Itinerary:
Your adventure begins the moment you step aboard our elegant yacht, where our friendly crew will greet you. As we cruise the Bosphorus, witness the magnificent Dolmabahçe Palace, the historic Rumeli Fortress, and the iconic Bosphorus Bridge, among other landmarks.
Upon reaching the Asian side, you'll have the opportunity to explore its unique allure. Visit the bustling markets, enjoy a cup of traditional Turkish tea, or simply take in the local ambiance. After the stopover, relax on the deck as we make our way back, offering more stunning views and photo opportunities.
Book Your Journey:
Ready to experience the magic of Istanbul from the waters of the Bosphorus and discover the hidden gems of its Asian side? Reserve your spot on our Bosphorus cruise today and prepare for an unforgettable exploration of culture, history, and natural beauty. Visit our website or contact us directly to book your adventure.

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ABOUT ISTANBUL BOSPHORUS SUNSET CRUISE ON A LUXURUY YACHT

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  • Specilaized Bilingual Guide
  • Private Transport
  • Entrance Fees
  • Box Lunch,Water,Dinner and Snacks

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  • Specilaized Bilingual Guide
  • Private Transport
  • Entrance Fees
  • Box Lunch,Water,Dinner and Snacks

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  • Specilaized Bilingual Guide
  • Private Transport
  • Entrance Fees
  • Box Lunch,Water,Dinner and Snacks

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  • Specilaized Bilingual Guide
  • Private Transport
  • Entrance Fees
  • Box Lunch,Water,Dinner and Snacks
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