The Bosphorus, a 31 km waterway, is one of the most beautiful places in Istanbul. Besides having an amazing boat tour during the afternoon, you will also have the opportunity of visiting the Spice Market. You will be picked you up from your hotel and your driver will take you to the tour’s starting point between 12:45 – 13:15 depending on your hotel’s location. This is our program:
The Description of the Bosphorus Cruise & Spice Market Tour
|Highlights||Spice Bazaar, Bosphorus Cruise|
|Payment Details||You can pay to your guide during the tour.|
|Pick up||Pick up from the hotels according to the location (only city hotels)|
|Drop Off||At the end of tour we will drop you off to your hotel (only city hotels)|
|Tips||This is a walking tour so we suggest you to wear sport shoes|
The Spice Market hosts 88 shops, all under the same dome. This market, also known as the Egyptian Bazaar is a place that will make all your senses happy. You will feel alive while smelling the spices and herbs, tasting delicacies, seeing the vivid colors and hearing the sounds of the crowd.
Istanbul is the world’s only city situated on two continents. The Bosphorus straight separates Asia and Europe, and we give you the possibility of traveling between both continents and discovering this beautiful city by the sea.
Rumeli Fortress (from sea)
An imposing fortress, located on a hill at the European side right on the banks of Bosphorus at the Sariyer district. Built in 1452 before the conquest of Constantinople by the Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II, in order to control commercial and military traffic. Inside the walls there are three big towers that were named after the three viziers of Mehmet: Sadrazam Candarli Halil Pasha (larger tower), Zaganos Pasha (south tower), Sarica Pasha (north tower)
- You can combine that tour with all morning tours
- At the end of tour, participants will be dropped off to their hotels. Please inform your tour guide if you prefer to return by yourself or to spend more time at wherever you are.