Transfer to boat and embark the boat and sail on the Golden Horn and pass under the Golden Horn Bridge. Continue to sail on the Bosphorus between Europe and Asia continents. Your profossional tour guide will inform you about places old houses and sail up to Black Sea. While you are on the cruise, you will be able to see two continents and two bridges on the Bosphorus that conect Asia and Europ. We stop in Anadolu Kavagi in Asia Continent. You will have free time to explore the area then sail back. At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Brief Information about the sites
Cruise on the Golden Horn : One of the best natural harbours in the world, it was once the centre for the Byzantine and Ottoman navies and commercial shipping interests. As a natural and extremely secure harbor, the Golden Horn has played an important role in the development of Istanbul.
Maiden’s Tower (From the sea) : Maiden’s Tower is the symbol of Istanbul due to its unique location at the intersection point of the two continents Europe and Asia.
Bosphorus Cruise : A traditional excursion by boat along the waterway seperating Europe and Asia. The shore 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 coastal edge of this park, is Ciragan Palace, 300 meters of is marble facade faces the shore. At Ortakoy a great variety of artists gather every Sunday to display their work along the street. Ortakoy is a symbol of tolerance with a church, a mosque and a synagogue existing side by side for centuries.
Rumeli Fortress (From the sea) : The biggest fortification of Istanbul can be sen clearly during our Bosphorus
Anadolu Kavagi (Stop over) : It is just north of a small fishing village called Anadolu Kavağı, on Macar Bay, and the entire area is referred to as Anadolu Kavağı. This section is one of the narrowest stretches of the Bosphorus.