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Afternoon Cruise in Bosphorus Strait with Cable Car to Pierre Loti Hill

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Admire Istanbul’s waterways, spot historic landmarks, and take in stunning Turkish landscapes on a cable car ride to a famous coffee house on the guided half-day Bosphorus Strait afternoon cruise with cable car to Pierre Loti Hill!


  • Witness Istanbul’s impressive skylines, monuments, and views with the guided Bosphorus Strait afternoon cruise and a cable car ride to Pierre Loti Hill!

  • Experience hassle-free transfers from Istanbul's European side and city center hotels and get insights from an English-speaking guide.

  • Unravel the history of the waterway as you pass by renowned landmarks, including Rumeli Fortress, the Golden Horn, and Dolmabahce Palace.

  • Catch a bird's eye view of the landscape on a cable car ride up to the world-famous Pierre Loti Coffee House.

  • Fun Fact: Istanbul is the only city on Earth located on two continents at once (Europe and Asia).


  • Afternoon Bosphorus cruise

  • Transfers from European side of Istanbul and city center hotels

  • AC coach

  • Cable car tickets

  • English-speaking guide

  • Entrance fees


  • Food and drinks

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Ready to experience Turkey’s beauty from the waters in Istanbul where Europe and Asia meet? Then join the Bosphorus Strait afternoon cruise by cable car To Pierre Loti Hill!

Absorb Turkey’s Beauty On The Bosphorus Strait

Take the time to take in all of Istanbul’s natural allure with its natural waterway and picturesque skylines. Keep your cameras ready to capture the impressive skyscrapers and vibrant architecture surrounded by lush greenery and calming waters. Remember to look out for ancient landmarks along the way. Catch sight of the Rumeli Fortress, a large stone structure atop the hills, and the magnificent Dolmabahce Palace, a former administrative hub of the Ottoman Empire.

Witness The Golden Horn & The Pierre Loti Coffee House

Hop on a comfortable air-conditioned bus and ride to the Teleferik Cable Car Station. Examine the horn-shaped inlet flanked by domes and minarets, the Golden Horn. Marvel at the landscape below as you ride up to the Pierre Loti Coffee House. Admire the views of the Galata Tower and the Galata Bridge at the coffee house, said to be the inspiration for the French novelist Pierre Loti who wrote his acclaimed work, "Aziyadé."

Important Information

  • Facilities: Pram/Stroller Accessibility.

  • This experience is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Bring along your sunglasses, sunscreen, hat and scarf.


  • Daily: 1:30pm onwards
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID during the pick-up.

  • Please arrive at the pick-up point or meeting point 30 minutes before the scheduled time of your tour to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Please check your final voucher for the meeting point details and specific instructions.
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