After outlined the highlights of the tour we want to inform you about the program and stopovers of the Istanbul Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise with Lunch.
You will have picked from your hotel, and took to the Kabatas Pier where Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise is waiting for you for an unforgettable adventure.
The first stop of the Istanbul Black Sea Cruise is the Ortakoy region which is one of the quite charming districts of Istanbul. Probably you saw Ortakoy on the TV if you are watching Turkish TV series because Ortakoy is quite a popular site among both local and foreign tourists. There are magnificent local restaurants, shops, and coffee shops on the Ortakoy. Also, you can buy authentic souvenirs for your relations if you visit Ortakoy on Sunday because there is a local handicraft market on Sundays. There will be free time to enjoy the beauties of Ortakoy.
The second stop of the Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise is the Kucuksu Palace which will most probably captivate you with its 19th-century Baroque style architecture. This Ottoman Palace was constructed by Sultan Abdulmecid.
Before the third stopover of the Bosphorus and Black Sea Cruise, the snacks, tea, and coffee will be served on the boat.
The third visiting point of the Istanbul Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise with Lunch is Rumelia Fortress which is located on the European part of the Istanbul, Bosphorus. The location of the Rumelia Fortress is quite special because it is placed on the narrowest part of the Bosphorus. The Fortress which is constructed by Sultan Fatih Mehmet II has a splendid panoramic view. Therefore, you can take amazing photographs for Instagram.
After a third stop of the Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise with Lunch, there will be a lunch break on the boat. This delicious lunch will be an unforgettable memory for you and your family or friends since you will enjoy it while resting on the cool water of the Bosphorus and watching the fascinating Bosphorus view. Grilled chicken and traditional Turkish appetizers (meze) will be served with soft beverages at the lunch on the Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise. Also, the vegetarian option is available, you just need to request it.
After lunch on the Istanbul Bosphorus full-day Cruise, the next stop is Anadolu Kavagı which is a fishing village on the Asian side of Istanbul. There will be free time on this stopover in order to taste well-known ice-cream or waffle of the Anadolu Kavagı.
While we come close to the northern part of the Bosphorus Strait, we will stop at the Poyrazkoy where there is a pleasant cove. There will be a chance to swim in this cove and witnessing the spectacular sunshine.
After the final destination of the Istanbul Bosphorus and the Black Sea Cruise with Lunch, we will turn to Kabatas Pier towards evening. Then you will be taken off to your hotels via minibusses.
Istanbul Black Sea Cruise offers unforgettable memories to you!
NOTE: We’d like to point out that, you need to bring your own swimwear, casuals, and towels. Also, there is an option to swim off the boat.