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Istanbul: Bus and Boat City Tour

Istanbul: Bus and Boat City Tour

Activity provider: Istanbul Welcome Card

From US$ 36.93 per person

See the most beautiful sights of Istanbul on a panoramic city tour by bus and an idyllic boat trip on the Bosphorus. Enjoy breathtaking views as you discover Istanbul from the land and water.

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Valid 1 day
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Skip the line through a separate entrance
Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover Istanbul by bus and boat
  • Enjoy an informative city tour by bus
  • Relax on a scenic boat trip on the Bosphorus
  • Explore the Asian and European shores
Full description
Discover the best of Istanbul with a combination package that includes a panoramic city tour and a boat tour from the Bosphorus. This ticket is valid for 1 day, during which you can join the tours as often as you’d like at the available times. You are free to join the tours on the same day within the ticket time limit. Istanbul Panoramic City Tour:On the 90-minute sightseeing tour, you will witness stunning panoramic views of the city as you pass Galata Bridge, where you can see the iconic Galata Tower and the majestic Dolmabahce Palace. During the tour, listen to fascinating stories from your live guide on Byzantine and Ottoman times when you pass by Taksim Square, Golden Horn, the Historical Peninsula, UNESCO World Heritage sites, and much more. Bosphorus Boat Tour:Sit back and relax as the 90-minute boat tour takes you to the Asian and European shores. Enjoy the beautiful skyline as you pass historical sites, palaces, fortresses, and the Bosphorus bridges, becoming fully enchanted by the scenery. Witness famous sights of Istanbul from the historical waterway and cruise along the famous Bosphorus, which separates Europe and Asia.
  • 90-minutes bus tour with guide
  • 90-minute cruise
  • Audio guide for your smartphone
  • Guide for Bosphorus cruise
  • Headset
  • Food or drinks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The departure point is located across Kabatas tram station, close by Dolmbahce Palace. Look for the wooden ticket booth behind the red petrol station. It is recommended to use 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)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Smoking
  • Food and drinks

Know before you go

  • Please bring your own headset for the audio guide
Customer reviews

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Very nice bus tour. With an enthusiastic guide.

October 1, 2021

Friendly guide. Very good value for money

November 4, 2021

Product ID: 230762