Istanbul Bosphorus Breakfast Tour
Meeting and Picking up:
- Please let us know the location of your hotel. We will inform you about the pick up time.
Since Bosphorus Breakfast Tour is a group tour, transportation is included. We will pick you up from city center hotels. Istanbul Bosphorus Breakfast Tour includes Tour by Boat on the Bosphorus, Breakfast on the Boat and English, Russian Tour Guide.
As a Manolya Tours, we highly recommend Istanbul Bosphorus Breakfast Tour. While you are enjoying your breakfast on the boat, you will watch whole Istanbul by boat and our istanbul tour guide will explain you about places you pass nearby.
What to Expect?
Bosphorus Strait: Istanbul has one of the most distinctive and stunning settings in the world since it serves as a bridge between Europe and Asia, the Black Sea and the Mediterranean. The Bosphorus is most brilliant diamond in nature’s crown, flows between the hills on the European and Asian shores. The ancients gave this name to this lovely strait, which is often spelled Bosporus and other times Bosphorus. Because they believed that the mistress of Jupiter, had crossed it in the form of a cow.
Ciragan Palace: This is a luxurious Ottoman Palace. It reflects the urban resort atmosphere and a five start hotel today on the bosphorus.
Ortakoy: It is a small and beautiful district on the bosphorus and famous with its beautiful Ortakoy Mosque, Kumpir(baked potatoes) and waffle.
Dolmabahce Palace: From 1856 until 1887 and again from 1909 to 1922, the Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul, functioned as the principal administrative hub of the Ottoman Empire, which is neighboring Besiktas on the European part of Istanbul.
Bosphorus Bridge: It is unofficially known as the First Bridge, combining Europe and Asia placed in northwest Turkey, and also separates the country by dividing Anatolia from Thrace as part of the continental barrier between Europe and Asia. The bridge is 64 m high from sea level.
Rumeli Fortress: It is also called Rumelian Castle is a medieval and antique fortress, situated on a range of hillsides on the European border of the Bosphorus in Istanbul. It was constructed by Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror on the European side and is located at the Bosphorus’s narrowest point. In order to restrict the movement of ships across the Bosphorus and use the fortress as a platform for his attack on the city.
Bebek: Along the Bosphorus, the town of Bebek is quite fashionable. It is widely renowned for the elegant cafés and boutiques that line the waterfront and has a lively vibe.
Kanlica: Along the Bosphorus, the town of Bebek is quite fashionable area and widely renowned for the elegant cafes and boutiques that line the waterfront.
Beylerbeyi Palace: The Beylereyi Palace is situated on the Asian coast of the Bosphorus. This beautiful place represents the last period of the Ottoman Empire. It is superior to all of the royal palaces in Europe since it is entirely made of marble.
Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge: The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge is familiar to Bosphorus Bridge and constructed in 1988. It is titled with name of the Ottoman Empire Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror and combines Europe and Asia to each other.
Kücüksu Pavilion: On the Asiatic side of the Bosphorus, between the towns of Anadoluhisan and Kandilli, is where you’ll find the Kucuksu summer palace, also known as the Göksu Palace. Mahmut I began constructing the Kucuksu Palace in 1749. In 1857, Sultan Abdülmecit rehabilitated it. The palace had a facelift from Sultan Abdülaziz, who had it renovated and rearranged. It is a modest yet beautiful building that stretches along the Bosphorus rim and is encircled by elaborate cast-iron fences.
Cengelköy: The district of Cengelköy is placed between the communities of Beylerbeyi and Kuleli, in Istanbul, on the Asian side of the Bosphorus Strait. There are many mansions constructed there during the Ottoman era.
Anatolian Fortress: Anatolian Fortress is called Anatolian Castle and the Beauteous castle is an antique fortress of the Ottoman Empirw, placed on the Asian border of the Bosphorus.
Beykoz: Beykoz spans the region between the Kücüksu River’s streams and the Bosphorus’s entrance into the Black Sea, as well as the settlements in the countryside that extend all the way to Riva Creek.
Sarayburnu: Sarayburnu placed in Istanbul, Turkey is a point that divides the Golden Horn from the Sea of Marmara. The renowned Topkapi Palace and Gülhane Park are located in the region. Sarayburnu is one of Istanbul’s ancient districts, which was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1985.
Galata Bridge: It connects europe to europe and situated at the beginning of Golden Horn. The bridge is so famous that it has been mentioned in Turkish literature, theater, poetry and novels since the end of the 19th century.
Galata Tower: It is also known as Christea Turris by the Genoese and a historical stone tower located in Karaköy area, close to the north of the point where the Golden Horn meets the Bosphorus.
Maiden’s Tower(Leander’s Tower): This tower is also called Leander’s Tower during Byzantine Empire. Another name is the Maiden’s Tower is known as “Kız Kulesi” in Turkish. It is presently a cutting-edge watchtower and located Üsküdar area on the asian side of istanbul.