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Half Day Afternoon Bosphorus & Black Sea Tour

istanbul Half Day Afternoon Bosphorus & Black Sea Tour
Tour Code: STC 109
Tour Start Point: Hotel Pick-Up
Tour End Point: Drop off Hotel
Duration : 5 hours
Transportation : Private Boat
Departure : 13:30 AM
Price : 40 € 45 €

Afternoon Bosporus Cruise - Lunch Cruise (Half Day)

Take a leisurely afternoon cruise along Istanbul’s Bosphorus Strait, and enjoy an onboard lunch and visit to the Black Sea, too! After savoring delights such as Turkish meze and grilled chicken while the sightseeing boat is docked, cruise from Rumeli Hisarı Fortress along the Bosphorus Strait, passing Galata Tower, Bosphorus Bridge and more. Pass into the open waters of the Black Sea, and stop for a swim at the coastal village of Poyrazköy or explore the medieval ruins of Anadolu Kavağı before returning to Istanbul.


- 5-hour Istanbul sightseeing cruise with lunch and an onboard guide
- Enjoy a lunch of grilled chicken and traditional meze on a sightseeing boat
- Cruise from Rumeli Hisarı Fortress along the famous Bosphorus Strait
- Look out for top Istanbul attractions including Galata Tower and the Bosphorus Bridge
- Swim in the Black Sea at Poyrazköy or explore the medieval ruins of Anadolu Kavağı
- Make use of a hotel pickup and drop-off service from central Istanbul

A relaxing escape away from the city.
After boarding your tour boat at Rumeli Fortress (the halfway point of our Full Day Bosphorus & Black Sea Tour), you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch as you see the northern part of the Bosphorus.
At Poyrazköy, you’ll have the chance to get off the boat and explore a small fishing village on the Black Sea. If the weather is nice, we’ll also stop for a swim!
On the return trip, you’ll have a chance to see some of Istanbul’s most famous sites from the Bosphorus.
After finishing the tour at Kabataş, you’ll be picked up by our air-conditioned minibuses and returned to your hotel.


Rumeli Fortress

Depart 13:30 / 13:45

Lunch Service on the Boat



Arrive 15:00 – Depart 16:00

Arrival Point


Arrive 17:45

***We do not visit Rumeli Fortress in tour.

Inclusions- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Lunch
- Snacks
- Local guide
Exclusions - Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
Additional info - Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking
- 5-8 yrs %30 discount / 0-4 yrs Free
- Swimsuit and towels recommended

Tour Information

Tour Type : City Sightseeing CruisesGroup Size : Generally 20 - 40 Transport : Bus, Boat Important Info:Bring your own swimming suites and towel. You will be able to swim off the boat.

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