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Adalar Islands

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You have to go, but don't go on the carriages

Islands are a must go in Istanbul in my opinion. I've been here many times and I love the people... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
via mobile
Get there early

Crowded and overpriced and over done. The cart operators dont care for pedestrians. Idiots on... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Brenton K
Adelaide, Australia
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“biggest island”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the beat places to relax there , the place is very very beautiful , islands , with trees , surrounded with beautiful see views . If you spend a day there , most likely you won't regret it

Thank omarcsmu o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These are also known as the Prince Islands. We took a ferry from the Asian side of Istanbul. The ferry takes 1 hour to arrive to the islands. It is not expensive. Once at the Buyukuda island, you will realize that it is very dirty....More

Thank TravelerTrecker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is no public beaches in Buyukada, only some beach club with outrageous entry fee, and what you get is very old and dirty seashore. Since swimming is a main activity on the islands, Buyukada is not worth visiting (through horses and bikes are probably...More

Thank IgorElman
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Nothing beautiful to see, the island stinks because of horses (which are by the way very skinny), we rented bikes but couldn't enjoy it because horses were running all around us all the time. Save some time and don't go there

Thank gregoiref83
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been in buyukada island and it is really great seeing that there are no cars and the island is truly beautiful,it is famous around the world by prince’s islands and it is consist of many islands and the largest and famous one is buyukada,I...More

Thank yassine s
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

The island is beautiful and quiet, and there are no cars, no pollution no noise, there are horse rides or on foot . nature is charming there, nice people and friendly

Thank omarrr72
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

The island is very beautiful, but it smells so but because of horses, you can not find any taxi or rental cars the only way to go around island is by horses, bicycle, or walking, there is nothing very interesting places to see there.

Thank D D
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Islands are a must go in Istanbul in my opinion. I've been here many times and I love the people, shops, sea and nature. Burgazada is my favourite island, and Büyükada can be very overcrowded so I recommend that you don't go there if you...More

1  Thank placidgoi
Reviewed July 27, 2018

We went to Buyukada on the normal public Ferry 100 minutes from Eminonu and witthan Istanbul travel card only 5.20 lira ... Boat was dry busy and seats at a premium outside.... The island is full of wonderful building and views . However the horse...More

Thank johnboybrett
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Crowded and overpriced and over done. The cart operators dont care for pedestrians. Idiots on bicycles are everywhere. Not a nice place to enjoy. Take a long walk to the church where is very quiet and scenic

Thank Brenton K
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amine b
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Onur K | Property representative |
Hi, Sure! have private boat in islands.05394926796 my wapsapp number.You can write.
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sherry s
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Onur K | Property representative |
hi, yes have sea takxi telefone number is 05422124379 name ömer
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September 15, 2017|
Response from utkan u | Reviewed this property |
Try dolmus from taksim to bostancı first. Then you will get on boat from bostancı to islands. You can try boat from kadıköy to islands as well but i recommend bostancı...
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