Bosphorus Lunch Cruise in Istanbul

Lunch Cruise on Bosphorus

It is a great advantage to have lunch between two continents on the boat. The afternoon Bosphorus tour gives you a chance to see two continents Asia and Europe and sail up to the second bridge to the Black Sea side. While you are sailing you will see the Bosphorus Bridges.

Duration: Half Day
Tour Type: Regular
Departure Days: Everyday
Start: 12:45
End: 18:00
Transportation: +


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 the 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 lunch on the boat. Please note that during the low season we serve lunch on the calm water of Golden Horn. You will enjoy delicious appetizers, seasonal salts, 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 shores of Istanbul. Our Bosphorus Tour takes us up to the second bridge to the Black Sea side by passing under bridges, connecting Asia and Europe. It is a great advantage to have lunch between two continents on the boat.

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 at your hotel.


  • Pick up and drop off from Central Hotels.
  • Lunch
  • English Speaking Licenced Tour guide
  • Bosphorus Boat Cruise
  • All necessary land transportation by A/C Touristical Buses
  • Local Taxes
  • Personal Expenses
  • Drinks at the lunch
  • Any extra fees for transportation if your hotel is not central


This tour is not operated on Monday.


  1. Judith

    From the moment we stepped aboard the elegant boat, we were greeted with warm hospitality and impeccable service. The staff was friendly, attentive, and ensured that every aspect of the experience was top-notch. The highlight of the tour was undoubtedly the breathtaking views of Istanbul’s iconic landmarks along the Bosphorus Strait. We sailed past majestic palaces, historic mosques, and charming waterfront neighborhoods, each offering a unique glimpse into the city’s rich heritage and culture. Throughout the cruise, the knowledgeable guide provided insightful commentary, sharing fascinating facts and anecdotes about the history and significance of the landmarks we passed. Our family enjoyed it a lot. Highly recommend.

  2. William

    Embarking on the Bosphorus lunch cruise was an absolute delight from start to finish! This tour offered a perfect blend of relaxation, sightseeing, and gastronomic indulgence. Recommended tour in Istanbul…

  3. James

    The Bosphorus lunch cruise exceeded all expectations and provided a memorable experience that beautifully encapsulated the essence of Istanbul. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, this tour is a must-do for anyone looking to explore the beauty of Istanbul from a unique perspective. Highly recommended!

  4. Zulfiqar

    I recently had the pleasure of experiencing the Morning Bosphorus Boat Cruise Tour during my visit to Istanbul, and I must say it was a truly delightful way to kickstart my day. This enchanting journey left me with a sense of tranquility and appreciation for the beauty of Istanbul that will stay with me forever.

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