Guided tour

Istanbul: Half-Day Cruise and Bus Tour with Lunch

3.7 / 5

20 reviews

Istanbul: Half-Day Cruise and Bus Tour with Lunch

From US$ 45.14 per person

Take a 4-hour Istanbul sightseeing tour with a Bosphorus cruise, bus tour, and cable car ride. Cruise the Bosphorus Strait to see top Istanbul attractions, including the Rumeli Fortress and Yildiz Palace. Then, head to Old City Sultanahmet for lunch.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick-up from central Istanbul hotels.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a family-friendly cruise
  • Sail along the Bosphorous
  • Relax during lunch in Sultanahmet
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Covid-19 Update

Due to health and safety regulations, this itinerary may change. See Know before you go for the latest updates.

Explore Istanbul in 3 fascinating ways on this action-packed, 3.5- to 4-hour sightseeing tour by boat, then grab lunch in Sultanahmet. Take an amazing cruise between the 2 continents of Europe and Asia. Sail along the Bosphorus by the Dolmabahçe and Beylerbeyi Palaces, wooden villas and mansions, all the way up to the Rumeli Fortress near the Black Sea. See imposing Rumeli Fortress, Yildiz Palace, and wooden Ottoman houses. Then head back to shore to wonder at the ancient City Walls, iron-paneled St Stephen's Church, and colorful former-Jewish district on a bus tour to the Golden Horn. Finish with a memorable experience in Istanbul's iconic old city, Sultanahmet. Settle in for a delicious lunch.

Includes
  • Local taxes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at selected hotels
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Lunch in Sultanahmet area
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Due to ongoing COVID-19 preventative measures, the cable car is not currently available and the Spice Bazaar will be visited instead
  • Please note that pick-up and drop off is only available from the European side of Istanbul and city center hotels (Sultanahmet, Laleli, Topkapı, Aksaray, Taksim, Sirkeci and Şişli areas)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.7 /5

based on 20 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.4/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5
  • Safety
    4.2/5

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December 19, 2020

Very interesting and well organized tour to contemplate Istanbul from Eyup Square.

February 28, 2020

nice viewpoints and nice boat tour over the bosporus

February 13, 2020

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