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Private Bosphorus Cruise w/ Antique Boat

Beşiktaş, Turkey

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Experience hosted by Emilio And Marian

2.5 hours
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

We are gonna cruise between 2 continents in a beautiful authentique luxury boat which was renovated from a antique ottoman fisherman boat.
We will sail past some of Istanbul's greatest monuments and old mansions while drinking local wine.
In this 3-hour Bosphorus cruise , we are going to discover marvels of Istanbul monuments from the Byzantine and Ottoman empires .
We will begin sailing as far as the Black Sea and Cruise between Europe and Asia, passing under the Bosphorus Bridge . We will see summer palaces of the Ottoman sultans such as Beylerbeyi Palace and Kucuksu Palace and admire the grand Ottoman fortifications of Rumeli Castle and Anatolian Castles. We will see some of the oldest sea side mosques and famous historical wooden mansions such as Afif Ahmed Paşa Yalısı, Emine Valide Paşa Yalısı and many others.
During this historical cruise , we will taste in delicious flavors of turkish aegean region's wines.
We will taste your favorite wine varietals at three classic wineries as you explore the heart of bosphorus. Refine your palate as you discover each wine's particular qualities and learn about local cheese that pair well.
This is a unique experience that you will never forget with perfect insta moments.

***PLEASE ASK THE SPECIAL DISCOUNTED PRICE IF YOU ARE 4 PEOPLE OR MORE***

IMPORTANT NOTE: **THIS EXPERIENCE İS FOR MIN 2 PEOPLE**
We are gonna cruise between 2 continents in a beautiful authentique luxury boat which was renovated from a antique ottoman fisherman boat.
We will sail past some of Istanbul's greatest monuments and old mansions while drinking local wine.
In this 3-hour Bosphorus cruise , we are going to discover marvels of Istanbul monuments from the Byzantine and Ottoman empires .
We will begin sailing as far as the Black Sea and Cruise bet…

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Sat, Jan 23
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Sun, Jan 24
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
$138 per person
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Mon, Jan 25
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
$138 per person
$138 per person

Meet your host, Emilio And Marian

Host on Airbnb since 2014
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I am 37 years old and i am the the owner of a coffee exporting company that produce and sells Italian coffee to most of the chain stores all over Turkey.
By going so often to Italy and having Italian partners i've started to learn more about wine as much as Coffee . Wine and coffee become more then a hobby , they become my passion.
Apart from wine and coffee , I love travelling. I travel all around the world to discover and learn the culinary and wine of different cultures including Australia, Italy, France, Brazil ,Argentina , USA and many others and visited several wineries.
During my travels i met my wife who is an Argentinian chef and we have decided to create these specials Gourmet tours .
Istanbul is our home town and we would like to share our experience of Istanbul and wine with the people who has the some passions like us.
I am 37 years old and i am the the owner of a coffee exporting company that produce and sells Italian coffee to most of the chain stores all over Turkey.
By going so often to Italy and having Italian partners i've started to learn more about wine as much as Coffee . Wine and coffee become more then a hobby , they become my passion.
Apart from wine and coffee , I love travelling. I travel all around the world to discover and learn the culinary and wine of different cultures including…
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Where you'll be

Climb aboard a pleasure boat for a luxurious cruise along the Bosphorus Strait.
We will discover some of the oldest neighborhoods of Istanbul by the sea such as Emirgan,Yenikoy, Rumerlihisarı, Kanlıca and many more. We will meet in Bebek port and begin sailing as far as the Black Sea and Cruise between Europe and Asia. The complete route in Europe; will be from Bebek to Kirecburnu and on the way back in Asia; we will sail from Beykoz to Kandill

1 review

Chris
November 2020
Couldn't have asked for a better trip on the Bosphorous. Emilio was an excellent host and provided great insight to Istanbul during the trip. Experienced one of the best sunsets of my life with vibrant colors in the sky and the sun reflecting off the water, creating a serene evening.
Couldn't have asked for a better trip on the Bosphorous. Emilio was an excellent host and provided great insight to Istanbul during the trip. Experienced one of the best sunsets…

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    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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  • Tue, Jan 26
    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 21 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.