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Bosphorus Through Headphones

Cumhuriyet Mah. Nakiye Elgin Sok | No:22/1 Osmanbey, Istanbul 34000, Turkey
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If they only had undocked ...

We had booked the boat tour with Bosphorus Through Headphones (kaktüs turizm) for May 10, 2013, two... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2013
OftFlieger
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Wiesloch, Germany
An Istanbul MUST do...

Not only does this relaxing Bosphorous ride give you a gorgeous view of Istanbul's both Europe and... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2012
E-Rod177
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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12 May 2013
“If they only had undocked ...”
3 Aug 2012
“An Istanbul MUST do...”
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Cumhuriyet Mah. Nakiye Elgin Sok | No:22/1 Osmanbey, Istanbul 34000, Turkey
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Reviewed May 12, 2013

We had booked the boat tour with Bosphorus Through Headphones (kaktüs turizm) for May 10, 2013, two weeks prior to our trip to Istanbul. On May 07 10:00 p.m., we received an e-mail cancellation, because the minimum number of passengers would not have been met....More

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Reviewed August 3, 2012

Not only does this relaxing Bosphorous ride give you a gorgeous view of Istanbul's both Europe and Asian sides it also provides an indepth look into the rich history of the city. Orhan, the tour guide, is incredibly knowledgeable of the many cultures that have...More

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orhansezener, Owner at Bosphorus Through Headphones, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2012

thanks for your comments

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Reviewed April 2, 2012

You MUST experience the Bosphorous ferry ride while in Istanbul! It's the only city in the world that served as capital to 3 world empires: the Roman, the Byzantine, and the Ottoman Turks. You cross from Europe to Asia & back again- all the while...More

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orhansezener, Manager at Bosphorus Through Headphones, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2012

thank you remembering us and thank you for your comments

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Reviewed March 29, 2012

Orhan is an amazing historian. Many folks think history is boring but when you go to Turkey you realize how many cultures made its impact on the country. The early settlements, Neolithic cultures, Assyrians, Hittites, Romans..I know I am not including all the layers of...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2012

The Bosphorus is breathtaking especially by boat. There is so much to see, sites to be photographed, and much to learn. How to do it all? Treat yourself to your own personal tour guide, " Bosphorus Through Headphones". What an ingenious idea to be able...More

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orhansezener, Owner at Bosphorus Through Headphones, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2012

it is so nice to hear from you, you are amazing,you still remember us and our boatride, thanks a lot for your comments

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Reviewed March 23, 2012

Fascinating audio experience for your ears during a fantastic visual feast for your eyes-- a must-do in Istanbul!

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orhansezener, Owner at Bosphorus Through Headphones, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2012

thanks for remembering us,we wish to host you again on our tour on a sunnier and warmer day.

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Reviewed March 16, 2012

If you're in Istanbul, cruising on the Bosphorus is a must. I had taken a guided cruise on the Bosphorus before; the wind can be strong and you can't hear the guide speak. Paying attention to the guide means you can't look around as freely,...More

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