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Address: Halaskargazi Caddesi, Harbiye Han, No:2/2, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number:
+90 212 528 1111
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

A Dinner Cruise that presents you all the beauty and the history of the...

A Dinner Cruise that presents you all the beauty and the history of the Bosphorus, as only Turnatour can do. You will meet Ottoman lovers proud swashbucklers, the bride henna ceremony. Romany girls(gypsies), a funny show Asuk Masuk, a belly dancer as beautiful as the Bosphorus. Thousands of people from every corner of the world have come to love the Turnatur Ships and there multilingual staff. You will feel and live all the civilizations of the Bosphorus.

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Great experience/show, average food

The dinner cruise was a great experience, a wonderful way to see the historical constructions of Ottoman era. The dance show is well rehearsed and expertly executed. With cheerful... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 February 2017
Arsalan A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The dinner cruise was a great experience, a wonderful way to see the historical constructions of Ottoman era. The dance show is well rehearsed and expertly executed. With cheerful performers and lively staff. Food was not-too-good-not-too-bad. But the rest of the experience was great. Hotel Pickup was in time and the drop off was without hassle.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Bosphorus is a strait that divides Europe and Asia. The bosphorus Bridge built over the bosphorus strait becomes very beautiful in the night when it lits up different colors. This cruise can be of 2hrs and will connect you to all the business on the banks of the strait. You can hop out to any of the Restraunt that the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Went with a large group of colleagues. The experience was great just for being on the Bosporus but the food was slightly lower standard than expected eg over cooked meat and fish served a bit cold. There was plenty of wine and beer though. The music and dancing was fun but that would depend entirely on your cruise mates of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

I just loved it !!! The food is really delicious and the service is distinguished. Aziz is very professional in his job he serves with passion. The show is very entertaining and very Turkish. I will certainly go there again when visiting Istanbul.

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Tehran, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We had a beautiful night in Cruise in Istanbul. It was a night to remember. There are multy nations in the cruise close to each other. They apprecited every nations very good. There were many animations shows during riding and site seeing at the same time. Every one must visit this attraction.

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Dear Poorangt First of all thank for prefer The TurnaTour, our aim is to provide te best services options to our precious costumer Thank you for joining our tour. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

This was such a wonderful experience. So here I am in Turkey and I'm solo going to this dinner cruise. My experience at this point led me to majority of people who did not speak English (expected). In my mind I'm quite nervous because I'm thinking I'm going to be thrown at a table with strangers and won't be able... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The pickup was on time. The check in at the boat quick and speedy. The service very prompt. All waiters well mannered and courteous. Food was average, not bad. The beverages had a wide variety. The show very entertaining. The boat very clean. Overall 8 out of 10.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

took an evening cruise on the bosphorus with Turnatour company. it was organized, clean, efficient and entertaining. while the dancing was not of a professionally high standard, it was still enjoyable and I would recommend it. also , at nighttime, to see the Istanbul coastline and bridges lit up is very magical. I would suggest doing a day trip beforehand,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

One of the best experiences I ve had in my trip to Istanbul, the staff is five stars, good food great show, beautiful view of both sides of Istanbul European and Asiatique, the lights, the atmosphere... no words can describe absolutely worth the try

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Food was not value for money! Pick up & drop facilities from hotel was good. Entertainment was basic commercial quality! Worth only to see the night sights on the Bhosphorous

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