There are two Bosphorus Tour ferry options: Full Circle (6 hours) and Short Circle (2 hours). As of September 2022, Full Circle (round trip) tickets cost 25 TL (US$1.35) for adults and 15 TL (US$0.80) for children under 12. One-way tickets cost 12,50 (US$0.70) TL and 6 TL (US$0.35) for children.
How long is Bosphorus cruise?
The “long Bosphorus cruise” (6-8 hours depending on the weather) is a whole-day event that includes a three-hour stop at a fishing village. While you technically get to the Black Sea, it is a long day which includes several hours of down time. For most visitors, focus on the “short cruise” by either day or night.
What do you see on the Bosphorus cruise?
- Galata Tower.
- Dolmabahce Palace.
- Ciragan Palace.
- Ortaköy Mosque.
- Bosphorus Bridge.
- Beylerbeyi Palace.
- Maiden Tower.
Where does the Bosphorus cruise start?
Majority of the Bosphorus dinner cruise boats depart from the Kabatas pier, within easy access by public transportation. You can take tram from Sultanahmet (20 mins), Karakoy and Galata (10 mins), take funicular from Taksim (5 mins), walk 15 mins or take any bus to Kabatas from Besiktas.