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Istanbul Akvaryum

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Istanbul Akvaryum

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Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No: 93 Florya, Istanbul Turkey
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90-Minute Istanbul Bosphorus Cruise, Free Refreshment and Audio Guide App

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Join one of the best Bosphorus boat tours in Istanbul and admire the cosmopolitan city from a completely different perspective while enjoying the beautiful views of the Orient and the Occident at the same time. <br><br>Your Istanbul Welcome Card Marine Officer will welcome you at the pier and help you on the boat, hand you over our Bosphorus tour plan and explain you what will see on the boat tour. <br><br>Bosphorus Boat Tour<br><br>The Bosphorus is 32km long, separates Europe from Asia and connects the Marmara Sea to the Black Sea. Cruise along the Bosphorus between Asia and Europe and discover Istanbul tourist attractions, magnificent palaces, ancient castles, and other historical sites, as well as fine seaside residences and the Bosphorus bridge. Furthermore, you will have a glance at the spectacular pieces of authentic civic architecture on the European and Asian coast.<br><br>Our boat is departing hourly, if you should miss your departure time you can join the next departing boat.
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TommyGee25 wrote a review Sep 2020
London34 contributions11 helpful votes
Booked tickets online as it works out cheaper and quicker entry time in all honesty needn't have worried about that as due to the pandemic it was a lot quieter than usual. This place blows the London Aquarium "out of the water" pardon the pun. A huge variety of sea life including but not limited to Sharks, eels, jellyfish, starfish, penguins, octopus, stingrays and amphibious creatures. Very large complex with plenty to see, based on oceans of the world such as Pacific, Mediterranean, Black sea, Red sea, Marmara, Aegean etc, take your time and marvel at various sea life creatures in all their colours, forms and guises, truly spectacular. The visit culminated in an Amazon jungle theme. The family and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Akvaryum and I would most certainly recommend this place to others. As we were running a little short of time we took a taxi to the complex on our return we jumped on the Marmaray line from Florya Akvaryum station which is only a few minutes walk away from the Aquarium, this took us back into town.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Husain M Husain wrote a review Mar 2020
Manama, Bahrain251 contributions8 helpful votes
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The ticket price was approx 100 TL when I visited the aquarium in November 2019 & and my son entered for free (1 year). we enjoyed our time especially my boy. you may need around 4 hours to go through all sections of the aquarium, different animals were there not only from sea life. There were too many school visits to the aquarium as I was visiting during the weekday, so you need to be aware of this thing when you plan to visit them. Later we went to the attached shopping mall were many international brands available. plus there is sea side walkway with cafes and restaurants where you can enjoy the outdoor seating & the sea view.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Alireza Masoumifar wrote a review Mar 2020
Iran131 contributions17 helpful votes
it was my first abroad travel specially ISTANBUL . It's been a long time. As I recall, we drove from Aksaray to the metro to Kartal tepe.“ Turkuazoo Akvaryum“ it was a good experience, but now 2020 i think that there are a lot of aquarium in istanbul.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Swaburah B wrote a review Feb 2020
London, United Kingdom13 contributions
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It’s unlike any other aquarium I have ever been to. It was massive, with different sections such as caves, the North Pole and the rainforest. Such an immersive experience. They take your picture at the door which is available to purchase at the end. Perfect for a day out with family and is even wheelchair accessible as well as having nice food shops all around. It also has a sea view which was really cool and for 1 Turkish lira you can look through the looking view into the sea. We paid at the door, 109turkish lira which is roughly £13, and we spent 3 hours there. It was a little far from the city centre but the journey was worth it.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Carla S wrote a review Feb 2020
New York City, New York124 contributions51 helpful votes
This is a great place to take a child for an adventure under the sea. Ours was 2.5 at the time we visited, and he was absolutely enthralled. Healthy fish of all kinds roam the waters; capybaras dot the rainforest landscape, and penguins entertain in the polar exhibit. A day of pure joy was enjoyed by all.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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