Duration: 2 hours onboard
Tour starting point: Hotel
Tour ending point: Hotel
Includes: Officially licensed guide, private luxury yacht, transportation, soft drinks (tea, coffee, water)
Excludes: Breakfast, lunch, alcoholic drinks (you can buy alcoholic drinks onboard)
Professional Local Guide
Private luxury yacht
Soft drinks (tea, coffee, water)
Lunch, alcoholic drinks
Tips to guide & driver (suggested)
Meet with your guide at your hotel or port to enjoy a cruise on the Bosphorus.
Enjoy a 2-hour cruise onboard a luxury yacht, and take in the spectacular views of Istanbul and the Bosphorus shores.
During the cruise, you’ll have stunning views of Ottoman palaces, as well as many 19th and 20th century beautiful wooden yalis (houses), old mansions, castles, fortress, and modern villas.
Your private motor yacht will take you along the famed waterway that separates Europe from Asia, while you relax and admire marble palaces, ancient wooden villas, and modern luxury residences and apartments.
You’ll also see Rumeli Fortress, a historical armament built to control and protect the Bosphorus, and head for Maiden’s Tower, a Byzantine fortress from the 12th century. Every private Istanbul tour with a luxury yacht will see some of these sites and your private tour guides will make detailed explanations regarding the history of the city.
At the end of the private Bosphorus tour, your private tour guide will accompany you back to your hotel.
Q: How to meet my tour guide?
A: Your tour guide will be waiting in your hotel to meet you at a determined time.
Q: Can I state the departure time for my tour?
A: Of course! We operate tours on a private basis, so you can customize the departure time.
Q: Am I traveling with a group on the tour?
A: No, we provide Private Guided Istanbul Tours for your best experience so you will have a private professional tour guide in your preferred language.
Q: How about transportation?
A: When you book your tour with a van, you will be picked up from the hotel, be transferred to the sights, and then back to the hotel.
Q: How about shopping in Istanbul?
A: We do not include any shopping stops unless you wish to visit one of the traditional workshops of handmade rugs, tiles, jewelry. If you have any interest in workshops, please indicate while booking.
Q: How do I book this Private Guided Istanbul Tour?
A: Easy! All you need to do is;
Fill in the 'Booking' form where you will put your full details such as personal information, date, hotel or cruise name, arrival and departure times. Once you complete your booking we will get back to you with a confirmation email within 24 hours.
Q: How do I pay?
A: After filling the Book Now form, there will be a payment button to complete your deposit payment, when you complete payment secure the booking we will confirm your tour.