Water activity

Istanbul: Romantic Dinner Cruise with Entertainment

2.9 / 5

10 reviews

Istanbul: Romantic Dinner Cruise with Entertainment

Activity provider: City Of Sultans
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Likely to sell out

From US$ 80 per person

Sail up the Bosphorus, the waterway between Europe and Asia, passing under suspension bridges. On this unforgettable evening, you’ll feast your eyes on panoramic views of Istanbul along the Bosphorus Strait at night and savor a delicious dinner as well.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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English, Spanish, Japanese, Russian, Arabic
Audio guide included
Pickup included
Your hotel in Istanbul


  • Enjoy a romantic night on the Bosphorus with dinner
  • Admire the sights of Istanbul illuminated by night
  • Dance into the night with the live entertainment on board
Full description
You’ll be picked up at your Istanbul hotel at around 19:15-20:00 and transferred to the pier for your luxurious 4-hour Bosphorus Dinner Cruise. Enjoy delicious gourmet food while you take in panoramic views of the Bosphorus, which separates the continents of Europe and Asia. Cruise the Bosphorus and see historical sites such as Dolmabahce Palace, the Bosphorus Bridge, the Ortakoy area, Rumeli Fortress, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge, Beylerbeyi Palace, the Maiden's Tower and more as you wine and dine the night away. No other Istanbul experience can match the romantic ambiance of this dinner cruise. Fresh food combines with unparalleled views of Istanbul and live entertainment for an evening to remember. After dinner you can enjoy entertaining music provided by the professional DJ, as well as traditional shows, or simply relax with a drink and enjoy the views along the Bosphorus. Dinner Menu • Welcome cocktail • Mixed appetizers • Mixed chips • Green olives • Sliced carrots and cucumbers in lemon sauce Cold Mezes • White cheese • Yellow cheese • Sliced tomatoes and cucumbers • Fried eggplant with special sauce in olive oil • Olive oil with stuffed vine leaves • Borlotti beans in olive oil • Curry sauced potato salad • Cooked mashed chickpeas blended with sesame oil, lemon, and spices • Spread made of yogurt seasoned with garlic and cheese • Soy sauced mushroom salad • Salami Hot Starters • Savory pastry with white cheese Main Courses • Special meatballs with sauce and rice with garnishes • Grilled chicken with special sauce and rice • Grilled sea bass • Grilled sea bream with garnishes Fresh Seasonal Salad Desserts • Baklava honey pastry filled with pistachio nuts • Small Turkish cake with syrup • Fresh seasonal fruits
  • Dinner
  • Hotel/port pick-up and drop off
  • Live entertainment
  • Alcoholic drinks (available for purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available for purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Cash

Know before you go

  • You will receive tour confirmation at the time of booking.
  • The child rate applies only when the child is accompanied by 2 paying adults.
  • The minimum drinking age is 18 years.
  • Drinks not mentioned in the description are not included but can be purchased for an additional fee.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

2.9 /5

based on 10 reviews

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Very bad experience! I do not recommend this excursion at all. The dishes are not of high quality and the entertainment does not fit into the romantic and luxury setting that I wanted. The spirit of Istanbul is not represented at all.

March 1, 2022

It was below expectations

1- Hotel Pick n drop was refused 2- Cruise chosen wasn’t one of the best 3- Sitting place chosen wasn’t good 4- Cruise Staff wasn’t courteous n cooperative 5- Dinner wasn’t sumptuous as expected 6- over all below standards n expectation

July 23, 2018

They have come to look for us at 20:20 when they should pick us up at 19:15, we have arrived, all eating now! We have been seated with more people, romantic dinner!?!? You didn't believe anything that says this tour has, wasted money. I think it wasn't even the one we had hired. Regrettably true, my advice ... get here and know that you hire

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May 23, 2018

Product ID: 55527