Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise

Normal ticket value: €12

Walk In
Free with Istanbul E-pass

Istanbul E-pass includes Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tour takes 2 hours. Meet with staff across the Hagia Sophia with 10 minutes walk, get to pier and enjoy your tour,

Experience Istanbul's exclusive Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise, an unparalleled journey showcasing the city's iconic landmarks and breathtaking views.

After immersing yourself in the wonders of Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace, unwind on this 120-minute cruise along the Golden Horn and the 32-kilometer-long Bosphorus. Your guide awaits near Hagia Sophia, leading you to the pier for an unforgettable adventure. Traverse the Golden Horn, marvel at Istanbul's splendor, and pass under renowned bridges, spotting majestic palaces, ancient castles, and historic residences from various epochs.

As you glide through the waters, catch sight of Dolmabahce Palace, Ciragan Palace, Ortaköy Mosque, Bosphorus Bridge, Rumeli Fortress, and Beylerbeyi Palace. Even distant landmarks like Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Maiden Tower, and Galata Tower will grace your journey.

What to Expect:

  • Embrace the allure of the Golden Horn and Bosporus
  • Revel in the highlights bridging Europe and Asia
  • Witness historic marvels and the iconic Bosphorus Bridge
  • Capture mesmerizing moments on camera
  • Engage in a 120-minute guided cruise
  • English-speaking tour guide included

Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tour Times

  • The Bosphorus cruise departs every day at 12:30 and 16:00.
  • You need to be at the meeting point 10 minutes before.
  • The guide will be holding a yellow umbrella written Grand Boat Line on it.
  • Please present your E-pass number to the guide.

Meeting Point

The meeting point is across the Hagia Sophia in front of the newspaper kiosk.

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Important Notes:

  • Grand Boat Line organizes Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tours.
  • Show your E-pass at the meeting point and join the tour.
  • The departing point is acrross the Hagia Sophia. Please click for Google map location.
  • Photo ID will be asked from child Istanbul E-pass holders.
  • Audio guide is available in English, Spanish, Russian and Arabic on boat.
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