Long Bosphorus Tour – Trip to the Fisherman’s Village Anadolu Kavaği.
We invite you to see the breathtaking palaces, fortresses, bridges and historic artifacts all across the Bosphorus and up to the Black Sea.
Our boat departs everyday at 11:15 AM and sails through the Bosphorus to a small fisherman’s village at the shores of the Black Sea called Anadolu Kavaği.
While we are on our way to the Black Sea we will be passing underneath the both bridges of the Bosphorus, the City’s 5 palaces (Topkapı, Dolmabahçe, Yıldız, Çırağan and Beylerbeyi Palaces), Rumeli Fortrss and and seaside residences.
After a journey of approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes, we will reach Anadolu Kavağı, a place famous for its seafood restaurants. Local people from Istanbul come to this village to escape from the City Life and enjoy a fresh catched fish. After lunch you can go up to the Yoros Castle, and enjoy a Coffee or Tea at the top of the hill. Yoros Castle, is one of Istanbul’s cultural heritage and was build some 800 years ago by the Byzantine empire and use to be the gatway from the Bosphorus to the Black Sea.
After our 3 hour stopover at Anadolu Kavaği we will be sailing back along the Asian Side of the Bosphorus. At around 4.30pm we will be back at the port where we have departed.
When you are finished with this tour you can say: ” In only 1 day I was in Europe, Asia, the Bosphorus and the Black Sea”.
Some other the significant places you will on the trip:
Bezm-i Alem Valide Sultan Mosque, Dolmabahçe Palace, Çırağan Palace, Büyük Mecidiye Mosque (Ortaköy Mosque), Esma Sultan Seaside Residence, Bosphorus Bridge, Water island (GS Island), Rumeli Fortress, FSM Bridge, Rumeli Hisarı Seaside Residence, Ferik Ahmet Afif Paşa Seaside Residence, Sait Halim Paşa
Seaside Residence, Rumeli Kavağı, Anadolu Kavağı, Yoros Castle, Hidiv Pavilion, Bahai Seaside Residence, Amcazade Hüseyin Pasha Seaside Residence, Anatolian Fortress, Abud Efendi Seaside Residence, Kuleli Military High School, Beylerbeyi Palace.