Princess Island Day Tour from Istanbul is everyday regular small group tour with professional english speaking guide, you will visit around the Princess Island by horse-carriage.
Departure: Pick up from your hotel
Duration:8 hours (Full Day Tour)
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4 Reviews | 5.0/5
Day 1 - Pick Up From The Hotel - Full Day Princess Island Tour - Lunch - Horse Carriage - Return to Istanbul
Pick up from your hotel or the Istanbul cruise port, you will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional guide. Take the ferry to one of the Princes' Islands, Buyukada (Big Island) which is a quiet sea front town and summer holiday escape from the city. Leaving the Golden Horn by ferry, you will round Sarayburnu, the headland on which the domes and minarets of Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque can be seen. We will pass four islands with their charming old Ottoman houses and finally reach Buyukada, the largest of the islands. Upon arrival to the island, you will see the lavish Ottoman mansions and other beautiful Victorian summer villas around the island .
We will take a tour of the island by Phaeton (horse-carriage ) and will pass elegant old wooden mansions and beautiful natural scenery. you can enjoy a delicious lunch in a cozy sea-side fish restaurant and relax looking back at the domes and minarets among skyscrapers of modern Istanbul's skyline. This a perfect day for relaxing and enjoying one of Istanbul's residents' favorite summer retreats. Return by ferry and drop off to hotel or port.
English speaking guide
Horse-drawn carriage ride
Pick-up and drop-off from city center hotels
Drinks with lunch
Tips and gratuities
Children 2 years old and below are free of charge. 30 % discount for children below age 7 This tour requires a minimum of 2 participants to run. If minimum is not met, the tour may be cancelled. Other languages are available with an extra fee upon request. Those who stay in hotels out of the city center can be transfered from/to their hotels with an extra fee upon request.
a very enjoyable day spent with a super informative tour guide called gunnur. we had a really nice boat ride and lunch and a good walk around the beautiful island. worth doing again!
The weather was not too hot and the ferry ride was pleasant. We had a horsecart ride around the island and delicious fish for lunch. Lots of cats ob the island, very friendly. Lots of free time to walk around.
BEN ELABOR RENEILD
Tour very well planned, cost is more than just "fair"... guide is so helpful and fluent in three languages giving the tourists more confidence in what they do and where they go, giving them comprehensive knowledge about traditions and history!!
İt was great to be on board with Sulaiman who was excellent in his work, professional and friendly. The trip was great and enjoyable .