3. Multicultural Heritage Tour with Bosphorus Sunset Cruise
Istanbul's Multicultural Heritage Tour with Sunset Cruise Istanbul's multicultural heritage tour with a sunset cruise itinerary that covers the city's lesser known, lesser-visited iconic and historically significant attractions such as Galata Tower, City Walls, Yedikule Dungeons, Pierre Loti Hill, Fener and Balat districts. Istanbul is a vibrant city with a rich cultural heritage spanning centuries, and this tour aims to showcase its treasures and religious heritage. Discover the hidden treasures and religious landmarks that have shaped Istanbul's identity throughout the centuries. Let the Multicultural Heritage Tour be your guide as you immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Istanbul's past and present, culminating in an unforgettable sunset cruise on the Bosphorus. Istanbul is home to numerous religious sites and landmarks that are of great importance to various faiths. The tour has visits to mosques, churches, and synagogues, offering a diverse and enlightening experience. After a busy day of city sightseeing, sit back and end your day on a Luxury yacht cruise of the Bosphorus while watching the city during the sunset. Galata Tower The Galata Tower, also known as the Galata Kulesi in Turkish, is a medieval stone tower located in Istanbul, Turkey. It is one of the city's most iconic landmarks and a popular tourist attraction. Old City Walls The Istanbul city walls are a series of fortifications that were built around the ancient city of Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul) in Turkey. The Yedikule Dungeons The Yedikule Dungeons are situated within the walls of the ancient city of Constantinople (now Istanbul) and were built during the Byzantine period. Pierre Loti Hill At the top of the hill, there is a café named after Pierre Loti, where visitors can enjoy traditional Turkish tea or coffee while taking in the stunning views. Istanbul Cable Car The cable car ride is relatively short but offers a memorable experience. Eyup Sultan Mosque The mosque is named after Eyup Sultan, a close companion and standard-bearer of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad. Fener and Balat Districts The tour then takes you to the vibrant Fener and Balat districts, known for their colorful houses, narrow cobblestone streets, and rich cultural heritage. These neighborhoods are home to historical churches, synagogues, and mosques, representing Istanbul's multicultural tapestry. Explore the Byzantine-era Church of St. Mary of the Mongols, the Jewish Hospital, and the grand Fatih Mosque, among other significant religious sites. Bosphorus Sunset Cruise on Luxury Yacht This Bosphorus sunset cruise on a luxury yacht is a truly unforgettable experience. The Bosphorus Strait is a narrow waterway that separates the European and Asian sides of Istanbul, Turkey, and it offers stunning views of the city's iconic landmarks.