Bosphorus and Summer Palace
Private day trip in Istanbul
Visit to Dolmabahce Palace and Egyptian Spice Market
A full-day private day trip in Istanbul crossing from Europe into Asia with a cruise along the Bosphorus, and visits to Dolmabahce Palace and the Egyptian Spice Market.
Private shore excursion in Istanbul visiting the summer palace of the sultans
Meet your local guide, car and driver at your Istanbul hotel or the cruise ship terminal and head to the Egyptian Spice Market, where you will find scores of different spices, herbs and sweets. After walking through the narrow streets of the bazaar, proceed to Dolmabahce Palace, the lavishly decorated 19th century Ottoman residence on the Bosphorus. Cruise from Europe to Asia on one of the regular passenger boats, enjoying beautiful views of mosques, palaces and old houses along the shore. Please note that Dolmabahce Palace is closed on Mondays and Thursdays.
- English speaking local guide
- Private vehicle with driver
- Bosphorus cruise
- Entrance to Dolmabahce Palace
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Meals, entrance fees not mentioned above
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Visa fees
- Gratuities to driver, guide