The Princess Islands (Kinaliada, Heybeliada, Burgazada, Buyukada,
Sedefadasi, Istanbul Adalar) are considered attractive because their
total lack of cars (horse-drawn carriages), the rurality, and the
natural and scenic beauty. For a long time they were used as hideaways
for Ottoman or otherwise royalty, people in exile, romantic people - now
travelers enjoy them. The
Tour starts with meeting in our art gallery in Sultanahmet or in a
meeting point. Then our staff first gives you general information about
istanbul and princess islands. Then we arrive to Sirkeci to see the
Spice market while waiting for our boat departure ( Using public boats
to go there ).
once we get on the boat we can see very nice view of istanbul from the
sea. We can offer Tea and simit, the most traditional and delicious
Our main visiting island is The biggest and the most charming one "
Buyuk Ada" during this cruise the boat stops in all other islands
and you may have the change to see them.
90 minutes of lovely boat cruise we arrive to the island and upon
request we can directly have the lunch or start walking in
the island. later we took the Horse cars and make a whole island tour.
Then we take of the horse car to hike up to the peak point, hill of the
island to see the lovely view of Marmara and the island.
Here on the top of the hill we visit the beautiful and historical Orthodox
Aya Yorgi - St Yorgi church. Later visiting the church we take
pictures and walk down the hill to get back to our horse car. The car
dpros us back to the center of the island. Here we can have a tea,
nargile, Waffle or ice cream while waiting the returning boat.
Then we take the ferry back to the istabul. Tour ends around 18:00 -
Idea : this tour gives an opportunity to see the
marvelous, rural princess islands, Istanbul. During this tour you will
be able to see lovely islands very close to the istanbul and try to have
a chance to see the different views. If you visit the island in summer
you may have chance to swim in the sea of Marmara. The orthodox church
Hagia Yorgi is one of the most beautiful structure that you can visit
during this tour. This tour runs everyday. For more information about
the programe please send us an e-mail.
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