Tickets for Bosphorus Sunset Cruise

Savor a scenic sunset and a new perspective on Istanbul on a yacht

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2.5 hours including transfer to the pier
  • Get a new perspective on Istanbul from the Bosphorus strait and see the sunset over the city
  • Photograph the amazing scenery as well as Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman relics
  • See the Dolmabahçe Palace, the Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridges, the Rumelli Fortress, and more

The sparkling Bosphorus is even more beautiful at sunset. Watch the last rays over Istanbul from this sunset cruise liner and see the city's major highlights from a whole new angle. A live guide will make sure your peaceful trip is a fun-filled history lesson, too.

As you glide along the river, watch Istanbul's grand architecture sliding into view while your guide regales you with fascinating tales about the city.

Grab your camera for Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, Dolmabahçe Palace, Rumelli Fortress, and the Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridges, which carry goods and humans between the two continents of Asia and Europe.

You'll see mystical looking marble palaces, wooden Ottoman mansions, and modern residential villas and homes - a sign of the changing times in this diverse, buzzing city.

Your cruise ends on the European side of Istanbul, a great location for scouting out the perfect restaurant if you'd like to sample some Turkish delights.

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What's included
2-hour Sunset Cruise on a state-of-the-art customized yacht
Guidance and commentary by an experienced, English speaking host
Complimentary canapés
Complimentary tea, coffee, water, and a welcome drink: tamarind sherbet, a quintessential Ottoman recipe made using 41 different spices and herbs
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Starting point
The Marmara Taksim Hotel, Gümüşsuyu Mahallesi, Taksim Meydani/Osmanlı Sokak 1/B, Beyoğlu, 34437, Istanbul
Bosphorus Cruise Pier
Ömer Avni Mahallesi, Dentur Avrasya Kabataş İskelesi, Meclis-i Mebusan Caddesi, 34437, Istanbul
  • Show your smartphone ticket to the driver at the meeting point (see "Starting point"). You will then be taken to the Bosphorus Cruise Pier, from where the cruise departs
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 30 minutes before your chosen timeslot
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
Ratings & reviews
4 Reviews

Sep 3, 2019
The best cruise ever!It was worth it !The view was amazing and the staff very friendly!
Aug 3, 2019
Very well organized!
Nice yachts with a good guide!
We really enjoyed the experience and can highly recommend!
May 21, 2019
This Bosphorus Cruise was excellent.
The staff was very polite.
Below is the schedule that we had on this cruise:
1) We met Nevzad in the Taksim Square and from there he took us to the dock, where we waited in a beautiful garden of a cafeteria for the other participants to join (cafe and tea was included).
2) With about 20 - 25 participants, we hopped on the yacht. A luxurious one indeed, as the event from Tiqets describe it, with 2 floors.
3) The cruise took 2 hours, and as we moved with the boat on each side and corner of the Bosphorus strait we had a guide explaining us the attractions / neighbourhoods that we were seeing, in English, but Spanish too as there were some participants from Spain.
4) The menu was great. First, we received some snacks (different types of peanuts), then some great sweets, followed by plates with fruits (strawberries, kiwi, apples, etc.) and at the end an awesome sherbet and a Turkish tea.
5) As the weather was pretty windy, we received blankets too from the staff.
— My advice for you would be to have some warm clothes if you want to enjoy the cruise from the 2nd floor of the yacht. I would definitely recommend this cruise and I enjoyed it a lot, especially because it was the first time I went on a boat.

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