Day trip

From Istanbul: Büyükada Walking Full-Day Tour

4.3 / 5

4 reviews

Activity provider: ISTANBUL WALKS
Day trip

From Istanbul: Büyükada Walking Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: ISTANBUL WALKS

From US$ 165.13 per person

Take a cruise through The Princes' Islands with a stop at Büyükada for a full day of walking and lunch. Visit ancient ruins, Ottoman mansions, historic churches and convents.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Your hotel in Istanbul


  • Journey by ferry across the beautiful Bosphorus Strait
  • Marvel at historic mansions and the ancient sites around Büyükada island
  • Enjoy a traditional Turkish lunch
Full description
Your tour starts with a ferry cruise across the Bosphorus to the Princes' Islands. You will stop at Büyükad, 'Big Island' in Turkish, and explore the the island's rich history. View the Ottoman mansions and experience the quiet, tree-lined streets before stopping for a traditional Turkish lunch. The Büyükada Island Walking and Carriage Tour continues with stops at ancient ruins and churches for you to explore. Your English-speaking guide will ensure you learn all about Büyükada's splendid past and notable residents.
  • English-speaking guide
  • Boat ticket
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

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4.3 /5

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May 12, 2022

Our guide Atahana was kind and well informed, the tour was good, however we strongly suggest to provide individual transport to move freely around on the island. The public electric buses are overcrowded and cover only a small part of Büyükada.

August 13, 2021

Alles super schön gewesen.

Freundlich, und ganz hervoragend geführt worden, werden wir bestimmt wieder in Anspruch nehmen.

October 11, 2012


Product ID: 18144