Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Istanbul

The Bosphorus Dinner Cruise is a comprehensive excursion tour that offers a cruise with a view of the Bosphorus at all times. Our experiences: Day Cruise Tour, Sunset Cruise Tour, Dinner Cruise Tour and Luxury Yacht Tours.

  • star rating  We made a last minıte reservation - We made a last minute reservation
    We made a last minute reservation, so we didn't have big expectations. But we got a nice table and service. The waiters were really... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Amazing Customer Service - I am so grateful and pleased with the service of Bosporus Cruise and in particular the gentleman, Evren, who dealt with my call. I booked the wrong date by mistake... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Nice day - Perfect Service
    It was a better organization than I expected. I was even surprised to see the latin dance show for dance shows, it was amazing. Food and drinks were... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Nice good day - wonderful night
    It was a night we had a lot of fun with friends. We had so much fun with people from so many different countries. Turkish dance shows were... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Dance - one night in istanbul
    We spent 2 nights in Istanbul. And we joined this tour in one of them. It was a very good choice for us. It was in... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  NİCE DAY - Take a night cruise
    Great communication! The team approached very quickly and friendly. You should do the boat trip in Istanbul at night. The belly dances very well, you can... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  A - I traveled and saw
    Istanbul is a completely different city. There are lots of activities to do during the day. We did this tour during the day and we were... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Hizmet ve showlar çok iyi ve güzeldi. Tam anlamıyla eğlendim arkadaşlarımla unutamayacağımız ve tekrar gitmek istedeiğimiz,İstanbul için dolu dolu bir aktivite. Çalışanların ilgi ve alakası çok güzeldi.... read more

    hkanyildz
    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Great Experience - A lot of places in a short time
    We saw a lot of places in the Bosphorus in a short time like 2 hours. The guide explained in great detail.... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  I will recommend to my friends!
    There is a wonderful view of the Bosphorus in Istanbul. You should definitely see it. Our dinner started with delicious appetizers and then the... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Just like a luxury restaurant - Just like a luxury restaurant
    We were mesmerized when we got on the boat. The environment was so awesome. The food and presentation were excellent. The dance performances were very... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  turkiye - Latin Show in Istanbul
    We ate very good meals and watched great dances in Istanbul. But we never thought we would watch a latin show. Very well danced latin couple,... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  turkish night - All kinds of drinks available
    Supperrrr one night!!!!! Definitely join!!! You can even try all the drinks, there are many delicious cocktails. The bartender is very good. Don't forget to... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Tekneye adim attigimiz ilk andan itibaren personelin güler yüzlülüğu ve yardim severliligi, yemeklerin temiz ve lezzetli olusu son olarak özellikle dansoz show inanılmaz güzeldi hersey icin teşekkürler.... read more

    tetrosp
    January 1, 1970

    star rating  high quality service
    We bought the vip menu. We ate very good seafood, it was all very tasty. We sat at a nice table in front of the stage. Our... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Dance performances are great
    We had a great night on the Bosphorus. The dance performances were so beautiful that we couldn't find time to eat the food. Dervish Show was... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Perfect - Perfect plan. Highly recommended. Amazing dancing performances with warm and frendly atmosphere. Best

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Çok iyi - Nice dinner and entertainment
    It was an international night. We watched Turkish night with people from many different countries. We ate Turkish food, really, tukr cuisine is my favourite. I... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Oriental is really great! - All dance performances were very successful. I especially loved the oriental show, the oriental dances very well. A super experience in Istanbul, definitely join.

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Süper ve muhteşemdi. Tekrar gelmek isterim. - Bosporus Cruise
    The boat was big and bright. We got on comfortably and when we entered the hall, I was surprised because it was so big. Food was good for... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Join - We went as a very large group. The guide explained all the strait and structures. It has a long history and beauty. Istanbul is indeed a very, very beautiful city.

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Awesome Bosphorus dinner cruise - It was a very organised. We enjoyed the shows representing the cultural dance and shows of turkey in the cruise . The food was awesome ❤️❤️ . Like to recommend... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Great for profile photo shoot - Great for profile photo shoot
    If you want to have magnificent photos of the Bosphorus landscape, you should definitely join this tour. We admired the mansions and the Bosphorus... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Good Turkish Night - Turkish night!
    A wonderful night on Turkish culture in the Bosphorus. Appetizers, kebabs, dances and more. We can say that it was our best night in Istanbul. We learned a... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  It was the best experience in turkey - Everyone was so nice and friendly. We had a good crew taking care of us. The food was great the drinks were delicious. The music was very nice. I would... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  University group - We attended as a group of friends from university. They had arranged a wonderful table for us. It was so nice to dance on the floor together after the good... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  it was great - Istanbul
    It was a beautiful tour on a beautiful day. Everyone had fun and we listened to the guide in our own language. Istanbul is a wonderful city. Definitely go.... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  turkish dance - Take a photo at the Bosphorus of Istanbul
    Have a nice dinner and entertainment. Most importantly, there are a lot of places to take beautiful photos while walking around the... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Good - It was very nice experience. The program was well prepared and you can have fun. If you are going specifically for the dinner it was not the best, simply it... read more

    avatar thumb darini2023
    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Reasonable tour - We spent 2 hours of high quality. It was a really full tour with the explanations of the guide. It is a must do tour in Istanbul during the day. Recommended!

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Turkish night - We wanted to join the Turkish night on our trip to Turkey. In the meantime, we wanted to do a Bosphorus tour and we found this tour. When we saw... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Amazing experience - It was a wonderful experience memories for life .. went with friends and families. The shows were magical and different varieties of shows gave us whole experience. The dancers were... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  The show was great - Waiters and service were good. The show was simply amazing. The food came too much, we were satisfied. The boat made a long route and we saw many different places.... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Çok keyifli bir deneyimdi , arkadaşlarımla çok eğlendik tekrarında görüşmek üzere 🙂
    ilginize teşekkürler

    883duygua
    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Try it! - Me and my family spend a lovely time, defiantly recommended, thank you for the organization and the night!

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Nice Day - Great Dance Performances
    We watched beautiful dance performances and it was a night when we thought we had enough of dancing. We had a lot of fun at the DJ... read more

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    January 1, 1970
  • star rating  Good service - We communicated via Whatsapp at first. And we received very good service from start to finish. It was fine on the boat. Thanks to the whole team.

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  good organization - good organization
    When you sit down at the table, you can immediately start eating appetizers and salads. After a while, the main course is served. We drank as much alcoholic... read more

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    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Watching Istanbul From The Sea - To fully understand the city, it is necessary to see it from the sea. It is a huge city, but if you watch it from the sea, you can understand... read more

    avatar thumb keremozunal
    January 1, 1970

    star rating  Great time on the Bosphorus - Super moment spent on this boat. Mezze as starters, fish or meat as main followed by desserts.

    Very interesting and beautiful to watch dancers performing traditional dances. ... read more

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    January 1, 1970

Private Bosphorus Tour at Any Time of the Day in Istanbul

Best thing do to Istanbul

The Bosporus Cruise is a comprehensive excursion tour that offers a cruise with a view of the Bosphorus at all times, while at the same time eating delicious meals accompanied by dance shows and music.

On the Bosphorus Dinner Cruise, you will discover magnificent historical buildings while watching the Bosphorus view while having dinner. Not only that, you will find yourself listening to music and dancing on this cruise. On this cruise, which offers special food, beverage and entertainment services, you will also see the Bosphorus Bridge, Maiden’s Tower, Galata Tower and similar historical buildings.

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Our Experiences

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise

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The Best Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Menus With Private Table
Vip Menu & Unlimited Soft Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local soft drinks
Pickup included

Standard Menu & Unlimited Soft Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local soft drinks
Pickup included

Vegetarian Menu & Unlimited Soft Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local soft drinks
Pickup included

Vip Menu & Unlimited Alcoholic Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local alcoholic drinks
Pickup included

Standard Menu & Unlimited Alcoholic Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local alcoholic drinks
Pickup included

Vegetarian Menu & Unlimited Alcoholic Drinks

Private table
Unlimited local alcoholic drinks
Pickup included

Bosphorus Sunset Cruise

Bosphorus Sunset Tours
Sunset Tour

Tour Guide
Soft Drinks & Snacks

Bosphorus Day Cruise

Bosphorus Day Tours
Day Tour Ticket

Boat Cruise
Audio Guide

Bosphorus Groups & Private Events

Luxury Yachts & Boats
Bosporus 1

Boat length 18 m.
Up to 10

Bosporus 2

Boat length 17.5m
Up to 12

Bosporus 3

Boat length 23 m.
Up to 18

Bosporus 4

Boat length 27 m.
Up to 12

Bosporus 5

Boat length 24 m
Up to 12

Bosporus 6

Boat length 15 m.
Up to 10

Bosporus 7

Boat length 17 m.
Up to 10

Bosporus 8

Boat length 20 m
Up to 15

Bosporus 9

Boat length 15 m.
Up to 10

Bosporus 10

Boat length 17 m.
Up to 10

Bosporus 11

Boat length 20 m
Up to 15

Bosphorus Event Boats

Private Event Boats
Event Boat 1

Boat length 42 m.
Up to 250

Event Boat 2

Boat length 37 m
Up to 300

Event Boat 3

Boat length 42 m.
Up to 70

Event Boat 4

Boat length 42 m.
Up to 700

Event Boat 5

Boat length 37 m
Up to 300

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise With Turkish Shows

What To See On The Bosphorus Dinner Cruise?

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Istanbul

What To See On The Bosphorus Dinner Cruise?

Istanbul is one of the most unique cities of the world, bringing two different continents together. This magnificent city has a lot of to see even from the sea. Hence, when in Istanbul taking a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise should be on your bucket list. A magical trip around the Bosphorus with the amazing scenery of the breathtaking surroundings. On this exceptional tour, you will have the opportunity to see and photograph priceless relics from three world-dominating Empires: Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman, enjoy a rich and delicious menu as well as watch some traditional dance performances.
While exploring the splendid Istanbul from the sea on this dinner cruise, we will come across some of the greatest landmarks of the city. It may be a good idea to take a look at them before starting your journey.

Dolmabahce Palace

The royal Dolmabahce Palace is one of the main attractions that we will see whileon board, enjoying our Bosphorus Dinner Cruise. This elegant mansion of the Bosphorus is one of the most marvelous symbolic of Istanbul representing the Ottoman Empire’s 19th century architectural advancements. Outside of the palace is as glourious as its interiors that is decorated with golden ceilings, marble columns and crystal chandeliers. We will admire its luxurious and magnificent silhoutte while cruising along the Bosphorus Strait. Dolmabahce is also known as the last resting place of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the charismatic founder of Turkish Republic.

Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridges

Istanbul is standing between two continents: Asia and Europe. Bosphorus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridges are the two main bridges linking these two continents. Connecting East to West, these bridges hold a very important place for city transportation. Apart from their geographical significance, they offer an amazing view at night with light shows. On our Bosphorus Dinner Cruise we will take in the best of these admirable nocturnal scenes.

Rumeli Fortress

The historical fortress that is erected by the orders of Fatih Sultan Mehmet is another landmark of The Bosphorus Strait we will come across on our private dinner boat tour. Gracing the European side of the Bosphorus, Rumeli Fortress is now serving as a facility including a lot of cafes and restaurants. With its historical walls and bastions, it is one of the most beautiful city highlights of our Bosphorus Cruise.

Anatolian Fortress

Located on the Anatolian side of the Bosphorus, it is the neighbor of the Rumeli Fortress. Built by the orders of Sultan Bayezid, it not only added a new beauty to the city silhoutte, it was also used for security purposes. With its ancient look and mysterious atmosphere, Anatolian Fortress is another landmark of the mesmerizing Istanbul while we take a dinner tour along the Bosphorus.

Maiden’s Tower

The Maiden's Tower, that is also known as Leander's Tower since the medieval Byzantine period, is a tower built on a small islet right across the coast of Uskudar. One of the most famous symbols of the city, Maiden’s Tower stand alone in the sea like a beautiful, graceful woman. It is considered one of the most romantic spots of the city and it witnesses many celebrations, engagements, proposals, etc… It is the subject of a many mysterious and romantic folk stories. During our Bosphorus Dinner Cruise, we will have the chance to take a look at this amazing structure while having the best time with delicious food and unlimited entertainment.

Beylerbeyi Palace

The glamorous Beylerbeyi Palace is located on the Asian part of the Bosphorus in the Beylerbeyi neighborhood of Istanbul. Located really close to the Bosphorus Bridge, it is one of the most chic buildings of Istanbul, the pearl of the Bosphorus Strait. Commissioned by the Sultan Abdulaziz of Ottoman Empire, it was originally built as a summer vacation palace for the imperial family. The luxurious and elegant interiors greatly complements the outer surroundings. It is a feast fort he eye, while cruising along the Bosphorus.

Wandering around the streets of Istanbul is priceless. There are a lot of discover, many to be amazed by. However, it is another level of pleasure seeing the most well-known city highlight while cruising along the one and only Bosphorus, the only strait that connects two continents. On a special Bosphorus Dinner Cruise, you can witness the beauty of Istanbul’s greatest hits at night. Plus, you will be accompanied by a comprehensive menu delicious food and unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as professional dance shows from Belly Dancers to Latin, from Whirling Dervishes to Halay. It is a unique experience that should not be missed while visiting Istanbul.

BOSPHORUS CRUISE

Freguently Asked Questions

1- On what days is the Dinner Cruise available?

It is possible to participate in the Dinner Cruise, which is a fun program with dinner every evening. For detailed information about this program, you can read the information about the program on the website.

2- Which tours are suitable for families with children?

Dinner Cruise, Sunset Cruise, Day Cruise and private yacht rentals are suitable for families with children. Therefore, you can participate in all our programs to entertain your children.

3- Which boat tours have a professional guide service?

Sunset Cruise program has a professional guide service in English. During the Bosphorus tour, the story and important details of the most important historical places are explained by a professional guide in English. In addition, a professional guide in the desired language is included in the tour in our private yacht rental services according to your request.

4- How are boat rentals for birthdays, marriage proposals or private parties?

We make separate organizations for all special events and adjust our boats accordingly. We offer boat rental services taking into account the number of people, the type of special event and of course the wishes of our guests. For detailed information, you can contact us via info@bosporuscruise.com or Whatsapp.

5- Which tours are popular in Istanbul?

The most popular Bosphorus tours in Istanbul include Dinner Cruise, Day Cruise, Sunset Cruise and Private yacht rentals. You can make a reservation by choosing one of the tours that suits you. If you are undecided, you can find detailed information about the tours on the site.

6- What is the capacity of luxury yachts for tours?

The capacity of luxury yacht tours varies according to the number of groups wishing to participate. We organize our yachts suitable for our guests to feel comfortable on our spacious and comfortable luxury yachts. For more detailed information on this subject, you can contact us via info@bosporuscruise.com or Whatsapp.

7- Do you organize dance shows for corporate events?

We organize many kinds of dance shows with professional dancers for corporate events according to your request. You can include dance shows in the tour program for a fun and unforgettable corporate event. For detailed information on this subject, you can contact us as soon as possible via info@bosporuscruise.com or Whatsapp.

8- What are the water activities that can be done in Istanbul?

Bosphorus tour is one of the water activities that can be done in Istanbul. Dinner Cruise, Sunset Cruise, Day Cruise and Private Yacht rental services are offered for these activities specially prepared for guests. You can make a reservation on the site by choosing one of these activities to participate in these activities.  You can have fun on the water with dinner on Dinner Cruise, feel peaceful by watching the unique sunset on Sunset Cruise, have breakfast in the shining sunlight on Day Cruise and witness various entertainments and spend a free day with your loved ones on Private Yacht rental.

Would you like to learn more about Bosphorus?

Before talking about the Bosphorus Dinner Cruise, let us say a few words about the Bosphorus, a narrow strait that divides Istanbul into European and Asian pieces, is not just a waterway; it is a mesmerizing and romantic destination on its own. One of the best ways to experience the Bosphorus in all its beauty and glamour is by embarking on a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise. In this comprehensive guide, we will introduce you to the world of Bosphorus Dinner Cruises, exploring the different aspects, options, and what makes this experience an absolute must when visiting Istanbul.

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise with Turkish Shows

A Bosphorus Dinner Cruise is nothing like an average dining experience. It is a journey that combines the delight of indulging in exquisite Turkish cuisine with the magic of cruising along the Bosphorus at night. What makes it different and elevates it to a whole new level of entertainment is the inclusion of Turkish shows.

As you dine on delicious Turkish dishes, you will be accompanied by live performances that showcase Turkey’s rich cultural heritage. From traditional folk dances to mesmerizing belly dance performances, the entertainment on a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise is a captivating celebration of Turkish artistry.

 

Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise with Dinner: 

The concept is simple yet elegant. You board a luxurious comfortable cruise ship, typically in the evening, and sail along the Bosphorus Strait. As you cruise through the calm crystal waters, the illuminated cityscape of Istanbul displays unforgettable nocturnal scenes before your eyes, creating a magical ambiance.

The Turkish shows are a highlight of the evening, adding an element of culture and artistry to your dining experience. The lively music and vibrant performances will have you tapping your feet and, if you are adventurous, even joining in the dance.

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Istanbul

When it comes to experiencing Istanbul’s charm, a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise has no match. Istanbul, with its unique location bringing two continents together, offers a backdrop that few other cities can compete. On your Bosphorus Dinner Cruise in Istanbul, you will have the opportunity to witness the city’s iconic landmarks illuminated against the night sky.

Imagine sailing past the historic Hagia Sophia, its majestic dome glowing in the darkness. The Topkapi Palace, once home to Ottoman sultans, stands as a testament to the city’s glorious past. The Blue Mosque, with its elegant minarets, is a sight to remember for a lifetime.

As your cruise continues, you will pass under the iconic Bosphorus Bridge, connecting Europe and Asia. The grandeur of the bridge, particularly when lit up at night, is a sight that will leave you in awe.

Bosphorus Night Cruise with Dinner

A Bosphorus Night Cruise with dinner takes you on a voyage through Istanbul’s history and culture. It is not just a journey with a view; it is a culinary adventure that introduces you to the flavors of Turkey.

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Price: 

The cost of a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise can vary depending on factors such as your menu preferences, your beverage preferences or transfer inclusion. You can check all options from https://bosporuscruise.com/dining-cruise/ pick the option for your taste and book your Bosphorus Dinner Cruise with Dance Shows.

Bosphorus Dinner Cruise Tour Program: 

Here is a general overview of what you can expect during a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise tour:

  • Boarding: You will board the cruise ship at a designated pier along the Bosphorus.
  • Dinner: The highlight of the evening, is dinner, with, its delicious menus that include a wide array of Turkish dishes, from seafood to grills and Turkish desserts.
  • Entertainment: The Turkish shows begin, with dancers and musicians taking the stage to entertain you.
  • Sightseeing: As you enjoy your meal and the performances, the cruise ship will sail along the Bosphorus, offering some magical views of Istanbul’s iconic landmarks.
  • Return: The cruise will return to the pier, concluding your memorable evening.

Bosphorus Tour: A Unique Perspective

A Bosphorus Tour is not just a boat ride; it is a journey that takes you to a memory lane in Istanbul’s history, culture, and culinary delights. It is an opportunity to see the city from a unique perspective, one that displays its grandeur and elegance.

As you sail along the Bosphorus, you will witness the mix of old and new. That is the main theme of this beautiful city. The historic palaces and mosques stand in harmony with modern skyscrapers, a reflection of Istanbul’s dynamic spirit. The city’s bustling neighborhoods and serene waterfront mansions offer a glimpse into the daily life of Istanbul’s residents.

Bosphorus Cruise: While a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise is a memorable way to experience the strait, there are also daytime or sunset Bosphorus cruises available. These cruises provide a different ambiance, allowing you to admire the city’s architecture and natural beauty in the daylight or sunset.

 

To sum up, a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise is an experience that combines dining, entertainment, and sightseeing, all against the enchanting background that Istanbul graciously offers. It is an opportunity to taste some of the most amazing examples of  Turkish cuisine, witness cultural performances, and explore the city from a unique perspective.

So, when planning your visit to Istanbul, be sure to include a Bosphorus Dinner Cruise on your bucket list. Whether you are a food enthusiast, a culture lover, or simply a traveler seeking a unique adventure, this experience promises to be a highlight of your trip. Enjoy the magic of Istanbul by night, and let the Bosphorus reveal its secrets as you dine, dance, and sail through the heart of this mesmerizing city.

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