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Istanbul Cruise Reviews

Istanbul Cruise Port
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Istanbul Overview
A geographic and metaphoric melding of East and West, Istanbul is the world's only city covering two continents. The Bosporus runs through the center; Europe lies to the west, Asia to the east. ...
Ray Jack
07/15
it was ok shopkeepers kept hassling you Read more
Marin108
07/15
Fantastic city, full of colors and tastes, so many things to do and see. Awesome historic sites. Go for tram ... Read more
harrisonwcr
07/15
Liked the city but we were kind of railroaded into taking a local minibus hire by one of the guys outside the ... Read more
mickandcody
07/15
Istanbul: We used Daily Istanbul Tours for the first day which included a private van, driver and guide. It ... Read more
JaniceW
07/15
Such an interesting city. We visited the Blue Mosque, Haiga Sophia, the Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, ... Read more
mickandcody
07/15
Istanbul: We used Daily Istanbul Tours for the first day which included a private van, driver and guide. It ... Read more
JonAlone
07/15
An exciting place to visit.. Vibrant and full of life. Be careful of the taxi drivers and negotiate a rate ... Read more
CNJMILTZ
07/15
I woke at 0700hrs and walked out on to my balcony to see us approach istanbul up the Bosphorous. We passed by ... Read more
Mikebyrne
07/15
A bit crowded and touristy, everyone wants your money. Even the toilets are pay to go at the main places. Read more
speedlady
07/15
We went on our own with another couple, taking the tram to Sultanahmet. We were "helped" by the ... Read more
flteach
07/15
Be sure to get some Turkish Lira from you bank before arrival although most places will accept dollars and ... Read more
SimonM
07/15
We spent a couple of days in Istanbul before our cruise - can heartily recommend Read more
RobertGraves
07/15
Fascinating. Shopping in so many places, especially in the Grand Bazaar or the Spices Bazaar, or visiting the ... Read more
Got to see it
07/15
Istanbul is very easy to get to the older Sultamet district via trams. You can buy your tickets at the ... Read more
UESCruiser
07/15
One of the most exciting ports in the world. Not to be missed. Have been there 5 times and would go back in a ... Read more
MonaLisa:)
06/15
Walking from ship to the Galata Bridge I met Jodi from Missouri and her daughters Olivia, Sophia, and Emma. ... Read more
Normonzo
06/15
This is carpetland...all excursions visit carpet factories and some also include leather goods factory and a ... Read more
saletvak
06/15
We took a taxi to the Hagia Sofia (Blue Mosque and Cistern right there) but walked back. Walked though the ... Read more
Aud2
06/15
Beautiful buildings , booked a taxi driver who drove us too the places we were interested in looking at, ... Read more
Lakeshore Cruiser
06/15
We hired a cab driver to take us around and show us the sights - great way to see this fascinating city. Read more
gcgold
06/15
took the tram into town and walked arpund the major sights. Following day had a turkish bat & massage ... Read more
sophiemarigold
06/15
A great, vibrant city. We had a private guide take us to the Hagia Sophia and on a tour of the Cisterns, ... Read more
agathasmum
06/15
We had an overnight in Istanbul. We had visited before and wanted to see a couple of places we had missed on ... Read more
cruisinpopo
06/15
We were in Istanbul for 6 days before Coming in on Sunday at 200pm with the Grand Bazar closed, Mosques ... Read more
Willemien
05/15
Very, very crowded! Buy tickets online to skip the line as far as possible. Interesting city & not as ... Read more

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