Discover the magic of Istanbul with
our Bosphorus Dinner Cruise

The Best Bosphorus Dinner Cruise:

  1. Route: The cruise typically starts from the European side of Istanbul, gliding past historical sites such as the Dolmabahçe Palace, Ortaköy Mosque, the Bosphorus Bridge, Rumeli Fortress, and the Maiden’s Tower. The view of the Asian side of Istanbul is also part of the journey.

  2. Dining Experience: Expect a luxurious dining setup on the deck or inside a glass-enclosed space, offering panoramic views. The menu usually includes a variety of Turkish and international cuisine, with options for appetizers, main courses, desserts, and vegetarian dishes. The dining experience is often accompanied by traditional Turkish drinks like Raki or international wine and spirits.

  3. Entertainment: A highlight of the cruise is the entertainment, which often includes live music, traditional Turkish dances, and sometimes even whirling dervish performances. These shows reflect Turkish culture and add to the festive atmosphere.

  4. Duration and Timing: The cruise typically lasts about 3 to 4 hours, often starting in the evening to allow guests to experience the sunset and the city lights.

  5. Ambiance: The boat is elegantly decorated, often featuring subtle lighting, comfortable seating, and sometimes open-air decks for a more romantic setting.

  6. Service: Expect high-quality service with attentive staff. The cruise often includes options for private tables or group seating arrangements.

  7. Extras: Some cruises offer additional features like pick-up and drop-off services from hotels, photo opportunities by professional photographers, or special arrangements for occasions like birthdays or anniversaries.

Remember, each cruise might offer a slightly different experience, so it’s advisable to check reviews and specifics before booking. This cruise is a memorable way to experience the beauty and culture of Istanbul from the unique perspective of the Bosphorus Strait.