Enjoy a private boat tour on the Bosphorus and a visit the one of Istanbul’s famous bazaars. You will be able to see the palaces and fortresses, built during the Ottoman Empire, that lines both the Asian and European shores of the Bosphorus and take in the beauty of the city as seen from the water.
Your guide will pick you up in the port to visit the colorful Spice Market from the 17th century where we can smell and taste various kinds of herbs and Turkish delights. Then take you to the shores of the Bosphorus, where you will find your private boat to begin your sightseeing tour of Istanbul from the water. Sailing between Europe and Asia, you will be able to see magnificent Ottoman palaces, the twin fortresses of Rumeli and Anadolu, and pass under two intercontinental bridges. After the tour by boat, we will hed to Grand Bazaar. We attend an informative demonstration on world famous Turkish Handicrafts here and then following the introduction we have some free time to browse its 1200 spice and gold shops. Afterward you will return to your ship in port. The tour will take approximately 4 hours.
- Pick up services from Istanbul Port and return
- All transfers by a comfortable A/C vehicle
- Private driver during the tour
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
- All taxes and service charge
- Personal spending
Price Per Person:
|2-3 Persons||4-5 Persons||6-8 Persons|
|JAN.01 - DEC.31.2015||$ 98||$ 48||$ 34|
Tour and PricesTour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.
Children Policy0 - 02.99 Free of Charge , pay only for domestic flights if exist
3 - 10.99 get 20% off from adult tour price
from 11 is considering as adult
Deposit and Balance of PaymentA down payment (25%) will be required when confirming your booking as requested and can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) will be required on arrival / pick up, to be paid to your tour director by credit / debit card or in cash.
Tour VoucherAfter your tour is confirmed we will email final confirmation and voucher to print and bring with you. Details will include contact numbers of your tour operator and customer care and additional information for your convenience.
Cancellation PolicyMemphis Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled for ‘force majeure’ reasons such as volcanoes, earthquakes, or reasons beyond control. If cancellation happens due to personal or business reasons and Memphis Tours has already incurred costs on your behalf, these costs will be transferred to you.
Best Time to Visit Turkey
Spring and autumn are the ideal times to visit Istanbul and the inland regions. The Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are typically like the Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers. As you travel further east in Turkey the extremes in climate become more pronounced with very hot and dry summers reaching highs of 40°C and bitterly cold winters with heavy snowfall.
Flying to Turkey
Istanbul for comfort and quality – Turkish Airlines & Delta Airlines (Daily and Scheduled Airlines only)
09 hours 30 minutes direct from New York
10 hours direct from Washington
Standard Time = GMT+2 hours
Summer Time = GMT+3 hours
Required - obtainable an e-Visa online by your credit or debit card before you travel costs $20 or on arrival
Make sure you are up-to-date on routine vaccines before every trip includes measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot
Most citizens of Turkey are Muslims, but Turkish society is secular and modern, so European dress styles prevail. For your holiday in Turkey, dress the same as you wear in your country