A Bosphorus cruise is one of the best things to do in Istanbul, even when you have little time to spend. Get your ticket and audio guide at the Kabatas Pier, and board one of the boats departing every hour.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
- Reserve now & pay later
- Keep your travel plans flexible—book your spot and pay nothing today.
- Covid-19 precautions
- Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
- Duration 1.5 hours
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Skip the ticket line
- Host or greeter
- Audio guide included
- English, French, Chinese, Spanish, German, Arabic, Polish, Turkish, Russian, Italian
Select participants and date
• The pier is located across Kabatas tram station, close by Dolmbahce Palace. Look for the cruise boat behind the red petrol station. We recommend using public transport to get to the pier. • From Taksim: Footpath or Funicular F1 (5 min) • From Dolmabahce Palace: Walking (5 min) • From Sultanahmet: Tram T1 (15 min) • From Besiktas: Walking or bus (5 min) • From Galataport: Walking (5 min) • From Galata Tower: Walking and Tram T1 (10 min)Open in Google Maps ⟶
Know before you go
- Download the audio guide app on your smartphone before your cruise. Download instructions are written in your confirmation