2 hour Bosphorus Sunset Cruise on a Private Yacht

Begin a special evening in Istanbul with this sunset cruise. Enjoy two enchanting hours in the comfort of a private yacht. Witness breathtaking views of Istanbul throughout this unforgettable Bosphorus cruise.


Indulge yourself with an enchanting sunset cruise on the Bosphorus from the luxury of your own private yacht.

You'll have the chance to experience sunset over the shimmering waters of Istanbul's magnificent Bosphorus. Cruise past ornate Ottoman palaces, grand villas, mosques and mansions. See the great domes and elegant minarets which grace Istanbul's skyline. Witness the spectacle of Istanbul's city lights dancing across the water from Europe to Asia.

Our friendly crew members including captain and deckhand are intimately familiar with the Bosphorus and waterways of Istanbul for ensuring a pleasant and safe cruise.

This private 2-hour cruise is ideal for couples, families or a small group of friends (up to 12 guests in total) wishing to experience sunset falling over Istanbul's unique skyline, to celebrate a special occasion, a marriage proposal or enjoy a romantic evening.


What's Included:

  • 2-hour private yacht rental on the Bosphorus for a sightseeing cruise
  • Pick-up and drop-off service (from city center hotels on the European side of Istanbul)
  • Complimentary tea and coffee
  • All necessary crew on board
  • All fuel for the cruise
  • All VAT and taxes

What's Not Included:

  • Any other drinks from the on board bar
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional gratuities


Starting Point: 

FREE round-trip hotel transfers are provided between our yacht and Istanbul's European-side city-center hotels/cruiseships and selected Bosphorus piers. 

(From any other locations, apartments, suites, residences, B&Bs or private addresses, we will advise a nearby selected hotel or pier for you to come to for pick-up instead).


Start Times: 

17:30 (2 hour cruise) - Departs everyday all year around.


Optional Extras:

A birthday cake, champagne or lunch/dinner menu can be arranged for an additional charge. Please see optional add-ons available during booking. 


Booking Conditions:

Unless canceled by the vessel's captain due to weather conditions, mechanical problems or other factors, cruises take place rain or shine.


Changing Policy:

Zoe Yacht Cruises reserves the right to add, withdraw, substitute and/or vary advertised routes, prices, departure times, yachts and locations without notice if considered necessary for the safety and welfare of the vessel, its passengers and crew. Occasionally a similar yacht of the same of higher standard may be substituted. However, reasonable effort will be made to maintain arrangements.


Cancellation Policy:

More than 7 days prior to the cruise: 20% of the total amount charged.
0 to 7 days prior to the cruise: 100% of the total amount charged.
No refund is given for a partially used or unused service.