Half Day Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise Tour with Dolmabahce Palace w/Private Guide

Duration: 4 to 5 hours
Destination: Turkey, Turkey, Istanbul

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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Istanbul
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable


A great chance to see Bosphorus Strait on a cruise and Dolmabahce Palace when you have limited time on the day. You will sail between Asia and Europe, on the Bosphorus Strait and visit Dolmabahce Palace, built in 19 th century, one of the most glamorous palaces in the world.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Travel Tips Turkey, Binbirdirek Mah. Klodfarer Cad. No:3 Sultanahmet Fatih Sultanahmet Fatih, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

You will be picked up from your hotel for Private Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise and Dolmabahce Palace tour.

Stop At: Dolmabahce Palace, Visnezade Mahallesi Dolmabahce Cd, Istanbul 34357 Turkey

Your tour will start with Dolmabahce Palace that is an ostentatious blend architectural styles including Baroque, Rococo, Neoclassical and modern Ottoman, dripping in luxury. It took 13 years to build and was completed in 1856, and served as the administrative center of the Ottoman Empire until 1922.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Bosphorus Strait, Istanbul 34122 Turkey

The tour will continue with Boat on the Bosphorus; an amazing cruise between the two continents, Europe and Asia, along the Bosphorus by the Dolmabahçe and Beylerbeyi Palaces, wooden villas and mansions up to the Rumeli Fortress.

You will see famous Maiden's Tower. This is a small and attractive tower built on an islet at the entrance to the Bosphorus. It is one of the symbols of İstanbul. Used in the past as a watchtower and a lighthouse, it has been preserved in its 19th Century appearance.

In the end of the tour, our car will leave you in front of your hotel.

Duration: 2 hours

  • Private professional local guide, licenced by Ministry of Tourism
  • Hotel/port pick-up
  • Hotel/port drop-off
  • Transportation with air conditioned minivan
  • Fuel and parking fees
  • All domestic taxes
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees

  • Entrance fees and tickets
  • Lunch (optional)
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Dolmabahce Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Bosphorus Strait
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Bosphorus Strait cruise will be done with a public boat
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Hotel pickup and drop off is only available from/to centrally located hotels in European side, distance hotels are subject to extra round trip fee of 20.-USD
  • Please note: pickup reconfirmation is required upon booking, please refer to voucher for further details
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup and drop off service from centrally located hotels (Sultanahmet and Taksim areas) is available.


  • Karakoy Galata Port

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


4 to 5 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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