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, while drinking some 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 foods 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***
Emilio And Marian
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.
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
Private Bosphorus Cruise