12:30/13:00 – Our pick up service will collect the guests from hotels and take them to the meeting point. Once meet with other tour participants and tour guide, you will embark on the boat.
We will start the sail departing from Golden Horn and pass under the Golden Horn Bridge to Bosphorus. While we are sailing, we will enjoy the lunch on the boat. You will enjoy delicious appetizers, seasonal salts, and Chicken Shish Kebap, rice and seasonal fruit. During our Boat Trip on Bosphorus, we will see the Palaces like Dolmabahce Palace, Ciragin Palace, Beylerbeyi Palace and Old Ottoman Villas lying on the Asian and European shore of Istanbul. Our Bosphorus Tour takes us entrance of the Black Sea by passing under bridges, connecting Asia and Europe. We will stop in Anadolu Kavagi where we will have free time to visit Fortress. Anadolu Fortress built during the Ottoman Empire and used for military purposes in Beykoz district where is the narrowest point of Bosphorus. It was a small fishing village but now it became a popular tourist destination.
P.S: In high season (summer period) you will have a chance to swim off the boat but in low season (winter period) water becomes very cold and sunset is very early that’s why we bypass swimming.
At the end of the tour, we will sail back to Golden Horn. While we are sailing back we will be able to see the Old Mansions located by the sea on the Asian Side and we will be able to see Maiden’s (Leander) Tower. We will reach the port around 17:30/18:00 and you will be dropped off your hotel.