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North of Istanbul Blacksea&Asia ferry

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Experience hosted by Melis

7 hours
Includes food, transport
Up to 4 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

I would like to make an unforgettable trip with several different locations (Blacksea shore of İstanbul, Europe and Asian sides).We'll start with Blacksea shore of İstanbul which is located north of İstanbul.We'll be traveling with my own car, I am an experienced driver more than 17 years.We'll start with Turkish style breakfast at our first stop in Garipçe village(beautiful fishing village),then we'll see the castle there. On the way back to the car, you'll have an option to buy some local food(nuts,figs etc.) from the village people. After Garipce, we'll drive to Rumeli feneri, have panoramic sightseeing there (lighthouse, fishermens shelter, harbor) then see the castle, which is considered the intersection point of Blacksea and Bosphorous.Then, we'll head to FenerYolu Observatory.Watch the beautiful view from above, have soft beverage.After that,we'll drive to Rumeli Kavağı, and have a break for traditional local ice cream.Then, we will drive to İstinye ferry port, take the ferry to cross the Bosphorous,and go to Asia side,Cubuklu.We'll visit Hidiv Kasrı, have free time here for food or nature, watch the view, then we'll take the Bridge from the Asian side to pass to Europe.
I would like to make an unforgettable trip with several different locations (Blacksea shore of İstanbul, Europe and Asian sides).We'll start with Blacksea shore of İstanbul which is located north of İstanbul.We'll be traveling with my own car, I am an experienced driver more than 17 years.We'll start with Turkish style breakfast at our first stop in Garipçe village(beautiful fishing village),then we'll see the castle there. On the way back to the…

What's included

  • Food
    Turkish breakfast(jam, honey, olives, cheese, egg, nutella, tomatos, cucumb...
  • Transport
    private car with air condition.

    Ferry ride
From £102
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Melis

Host on Airbnb since 2016
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My name is Melis, I am an engineer and a travel writer. I have visited 41 countries. Studied at international schools, lived&worked in NYC for 4 years. I am exposed to different cultures. I love discovering, traveling and meeting new people.
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Where you'll be

We'll meet at Darüşşafaka station metro exit (M2 line) at 10:30am, in front of the main entrance of Yaşar Kemal Kültür Merkezi building. There is an elevator exit of metro which is facing the buildings main entrance,where there is Turkish flag, and there are seats next to elevator exit. I will be waiting there with orange umbrella. It'll be 6.5-7 hour tour, last around 17:00pm. Istanbul traffic can be very hard to predict, so please consider it.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

comfortable shoes

camera for beautiful view