Hop On Hop Off Bosphorus Boat Ticket & Audio Guide

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Secure your seat and explore Istanbul at your own pace with this Hop On Hop Off Bosphorus Ticket. See all the famous landmarks on the Boshphorus, like the Dolmabahce Palace, Ortaköy Mosque, Rumeli Fortress, Maiden Tower and the Bosphorus Bridge.

  • Hop On and Off as much as you like with this ticket

  • Explore Istanbul's Byzantine and Ottoman architecture by boat

  • Discover at 4 different stops at the European and Asian Side Istanbul's most famous sites, neighborhoods, parks and palaces

More than a classic roundtrip, now you can add unique neighborhood visits along the Bosphorus with one ticket. Admire the cosmopolitan city from a completely different perspective beyond the regular tourist paths while enjoying the beautiful views around you.

There are 4 points you can leave the boat and join the next one again 60 or 120 minutes later.

The Hop On Hop Off Stops are:  

  • Kabatas (starting point)

  • Emirgan

  • Kucuksu

  • Beylerbeyi

  • Besiktas

  • and back to Kabatas

Hop On Hop Off Stop 1:
The first stop on the Bosphorus will be Emirgan (50 minutes from the start), which is a perfect place for a coffee, snack or lunch break at the cafes next to a 18th century mosque on the shore. You can vist the green Emirgan Park, Sabanci museum (one of the best private museums of Istanbul) or just a walk on the beautifull shore along the Bosphorus.

Hop On Hop Off Stop 2:
The second stop comes in 15 minutes and its name is Kucuksu. It is known with a highly decorated royal hunting pavilion (open everyday except Mondays).

Hop On Hop Off Stop 3:
After 20 minutes you reach the Beylerbeyi Palace, a royal summer residence from the 19th century. You can explore the Palace or just enjoy the gardens (open everyday except Mondays). There is also Beylerbeyi Mosque from 18th century in just 5 minutes walking distance on the shore.

Hop On Hop Off Stop 4:
The next boat will take you in 20 minute back to the European Side. The last stop is Besiktas, famous for its very popular neighborhood with local and lively market. Here you can visit the Besiktas square, the fish market and eat fresh seasonal fish.

Hop On Hop Off Stop Final Stop:
Back in Kabataş you can take the funicular to Taksim or the tram to Sultanahmet.

Entrance fees to museums on the stops are not included.


Tour Duration:
Hop on and off as many times as you like. Your Ticket is valid the whole day. If you never leave the boat, the round trip will take about 100 minutes from the start to the finish.


Terms & Conditions:

  • Advanced booking has required a minimum of 21 working days before the arrival date.

  • Full payment is required once the booking is confirmed. 

  • A passport copy and full vaccination certificate copy are required upon reservation.

  • Passport Validity: Please ensure your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of return.

  • Booking cancelled after 10 days prior to the departure date - Non-refundable.

  • Mayflower reserves the right to change or cancel any part of the itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances beyond the control without prior notice.

  • Mayflower does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses incurred due to delays by bad weather and other unforeseen incidents.

  • Rates are subjected to change without prior notice and subject to currency frustration.

  • Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. reserves the absolute right to charge you an administration fee of not more than RM100 per person to cover the administration costs incurred by Mayflower Holidays Sdn Bhd for all amendments or cancellations.

  • In the event of cancellation, the refund amount will be in the form of a "Travel Wallet". Any handling fees incurred are non-refundable. Mayflower Holidays Sdn. Bhd. will evaluate the specific case and has the absolute right to decide should it be refunded.

  • Travel period: Immediate until further notice.

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MYR 53
per person

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