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Address: Istanbul Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey
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Dinner cruise and show while visiting Istanbul

Outstanding evening on the cruise by Turna. Our Hotel helped make the reservations for the meal, show, pick up and delivery back to the Hotel. We had one hoot of a time with a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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New Braunfels, Texas
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New Braunfels, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Outstanding evening on the cruise by Turna. Our Hotel helped make the reservations for the meal, show, pick up and delivery back to the Hotel. We had one hoot of a time with a lively show, a good meal, and finally dancing the night away. Drinks were plentiful and we enjoyed the party deluxe. We felt like we were back... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

We were luck as we were in Istanbul for a wedding on a boat which cruised the Bosphorus, both by day and night. There are lots of boat trips to choose from but I'd probably recommend a hop-on hop off tour as there are lots of places to visit along both the European and Asian sides.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

I was attending a business function in Istanbul and we were lucky enough to be brought on a evening Bosphorus cruise. Istanbul was beautiful from here and it gave a real sense if how amazingly historic Istanbul is. Amazing buildings along the coast and amazing views of the bridges between Europe and Asia. Food was good but not amazing, dancing... More 

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footscray west
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

There are a number of cruises ranging from cheap to more expensive + from a bit over an hour to half a day (from Istanbul up to the black sea) and even ferries to cross it. The best views from the water are from the Golden Horn harbour up to the 2nd bridge crossing from the European to the Asian... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Beautiful boat ride down the Bosporus straits. Used the government ferry - was very comfortable, easy seating and relatively inexpensive. Very good views of some beautiful buildings, homes and architecture en route.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Being Greek means that you will hear about the beauty of Bosporus a thousand times in a lifetime! So,I thought that they might be exaggerating... NOPE!! Everything was true!! The view you get to see is AMAZING!! See for yourselves!!

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

The river is at the heart of this city, so any visit here must include a trip down or across the Bosphorus. Preferably on a smallish boat and not on a big, crowded river cruise.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

We did the public bosphorus tour the one leaves at 10 30 by the bridge and went all the way to the black sea.our turkish frinend was with us so he explained us lots of things about boshphorus surroundings.palaces.villas.mansions.a definetly must do and dont miss try calamari in that black sea district.

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Svendborg, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We took a cruice-boat down the Bosphorous: The first part of the trip was just beautiful: Watching the sunset and the lights of the shores and taking in the sights. Then Turkish cuisine - average and to be expected for a group cruice boat. The came the entertainment. the bellydancer was crap, but the folklore dancers made up for her... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

The best way to see the Bosphorus is by the Ferry boat. Get on at Eminonou and ride to the end. If you have an Istanbul Card, which is the best deal for getting around, just swipe your card and ride. Get off at the different stops and check out the local cafes. You can eat on many of the... More 

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