Guided tour

Bosphorus Cruise & Tour of Dolmabahce Palace

Bosphorus Cruise & Tour of Dolmabahce Palace

From $175.97 per person

Take in some of Istanbul's most amazing sights on this guided full-day tour. Visit the historic Spice Market. Enjoy a sightseeing cruise on the Bosphorus. Tour opulent Dolmabahce Palace, and admire incredible views of Istanbul from atop Camlica Hill.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the fragrant atmosphere of the Spice Market
  • Take a relaxing cruise on the Bosphorus
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Dolmabahce Palace, home to the last Ottoman sultans
  • Be amazed by the breathtaking view atop Camlica Hill
  • Learn about the history and culture of Istanbul from your expert guide
Full description
Explore Istanbul and the Bosphorus Strait on this full-day tour, including visits to the Spice Market, Dolmabahce Palace, and Camlica Hill. Begin your day in Istanbul at the Spice Market. Built between 1597 and 1664, the Spice Market is the second oldest covered bazaar in the city. Here you will find dried fruits, nuts, seeds, and Turkish delights being sold in an authentic decor full of oriental scents. Then enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Bosphorus Strait, during which you can admire magnificent Ottoman palaces, beautiful mosques, ancient wooden villas, bridges, and the unique maritime landscape of Istanbul. Afterward, experience one of the most glamorous palaces in the world during a tour of Dolmabahce Palace. Wander through the opulent rooms and gardens of the palace with your expert guide. Dolmabahce Palace was the last residence of the Ottoman sultans, and is famous for its impressive collection of European antiques, furniture, and a massive chandelier given to the sultan by Queen Victoria. Finish your day atop Camlica Hill, the highest point in Istanbul. Take in dramatic, panoramic views of the city as you relax in the beautifully landscaped gardens.
Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
  • Transportation
  • Services of an expert local guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Optional activity costs
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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  • The tour is not avaliable on Thursday and Monday
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Product ID: 20922