Golden Horn & Bosphorus Sunset Cruise

Normal ticket value: €15

Walk In
Free with Istanbul E-pass

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

Discover Istanbul's Splendor with the Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tour

Explore the heart of Istanbul with the Istanbul E-pass, which includes an enchanting 2-hour Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tour. This journey promises unforgettable views and insights into the city's rich history and stunning architecture.

Meeting Point and Departure

Start your adventure by meeting our friendly staff near Hagia Sophia, just a 10-minute walk away. After marveling at the Hagia Sophia and Topkapi Palace, your guide will lead you to the pier, setting the stage for a remarkable cruise experience.

Cruise Highlights

Experience Istanbul's exclusive Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise, a journey that unveils the city's iconic landmarks and breathtaking vistas. During this 120-minute cruise, you'll glide along the Golden Horn and the 32-kilometer-long Bosphorus, encountering some of Istanbul's most famous sites.

Key Landmarks and Sights

  • Golden Horn: Traverse this historic inlet and soak in the views of Istanbul's splendor.
  • Bosphorus Bridges: Pass under these engineering marvels, including the iconic Bosphorus Bridge.
  • Palaces and Mosques: Admire the grandeur of Dolmabahce Palace, Ciragan Palace, and the picturesque Ortaköy Mosque.
  • Historic Residences and Castles: Spot ancient castles and historic residences that narrate tales of the past.

Notable Distant Views: Even from afar, you'll see landmarks like Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, Maiden Tower, and Galata Tower.

What to Expect

  • Immersive Experience: Embrace the allure of the Golden Horn and Bosphorus as you cruise between two continents, Europe and Asia.
  • Historic Marvels: Witness a blend of historic and modern marvels along the shoreline.
  • Photography Opportunities: Capture mesmerizing moments of Istanbul's skyline and architectural wonders.
  • Guided Tour: Enjoy a comprehensive 120-minute guided cruise with an English-speaking tour guide who will enrich your experience with fascinating stories and facts.
  • Embark on this unforgettable journey and immerse yourself in the captivating beauty and history of Istanbul. The Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Tour is a must-do experience that offers a unique perspective of this magnificent city.

Important Notes:

  • Grand Boat Line organizes Golden Horn & Bosphorus Sunset Cruise Tour.
  • 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.

Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Sunset Tour Time

  • The Bosphorus cruise departs every day at 19:00.
  • 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.

Golden Horn & Bosphorus Cruise Sunset Tour Meeting Point

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

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