Istanbul: Visit Bosphorus Cruise with Audio App Entrance


Welcome to Bosphorus Cruise with Audio App in Istanbul. Be captivated by Istanbul’s timeless beauty along the legendary Bosphorus Strait dividing Europe and Asia on a scenic two-hour cruise under grand suspension bridges and past imperial marvels. Depart into the sparkling Marmara Sea surrounded by mosques, palaces and fortresses heralding an ancient city bridging continents. Marvel at the dazzling Dolmabahce Palace, once home to sultans.
Gaze at the colossal ramparts of Rumeli Hisar Fortress, built at Mehmet the Conqueror’s command. Pass beneath the colossal Bosphorus Bridge joining tangled modern highways. Absorb the hypnotic skylines of the exotic Orient and enchanting Occident blending by forested hillsides, busy ports and ritzy waterside mansions.


Even if you just have a short amount of time, taking a Bosphorus boat is among the top things to do in Istanbul. At the Kabatas Pier, purchase your ticket and audio tour, then board one of the boats that leave every hour.

  • Explore the highlights that sits between Europe and Asia
  • Discover the mega metropolis Istanbul from a different view
  • Pass by all historical palaces, fortresses and the Bosphorus bridge
  • Capture amazing pictures along this journey
  • Download the audio guide on your smartphone and learn about the main attractions


  • 90-minute Bosphorus cruise
  • Audio guide for your smartphone in several languages (English, French, Chinese, Spanish, German, Arabic, Polish, Turkish, Russian, Italian)
  • Bosphorus map
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Tour Plan

What to Expect

After revealing Istanbul's diverse heritage, glide back past the mighty Topkapi Palace and Hagia Sophia framing Istanbul’s eternal magical allure. This leisurely cruise brings Istanbul's stupendous history as a legendary capital over two millennia into dramatic relief.

Meeting Point

The pier is located across Kabatas tram station, close to Dolmbahce Palace. Look for the cruise boat behind the red petrol station. It is recommended that you use public transport to get to the pier. From Taksim take the footpath or funicular F1 (5 min), from Sultanahmet, take Tram T1 (15 min), from Galata Tower take Tram T1 (10 min), and from Besiktas, you can reach the pier on foot or take the bus (5 min). From Dolmabahce Palace and Galataport, the pier is just a 5-minute walk.

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Additional Info

Not allowed:

  • Pets

Know before you go:

  • Download the audio guide app on your smartphone before your cruise. Download instructions are written in your confirmation
Cancellation Policy

Free Cancellation:

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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