Day Trip to the Princes' Islands - in Istanbul - LikeALocal Guide

Day Trip to the Princes' Islands



The Ottoman Empire forced traitors and the Greek population to live on the Princes' Islands. See how they adapted to life on the Islands with me on my full-day tour.

Duration: 8 hours
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  • English
Tour by Eyup

Doctorate in sports & recreation. I'm from the pearl of Princes' Islands (Heybeli).

I am calm and fun person. I like walking and expeditions. My main power is getting well with people. I like every people and every tradition.

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  • Visit fascinating places of religious importance
  • Admire historical wooden buildings
  • Delicious sea foods with the vision of Marmara Sea

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Our journey begins at the Eminönü ferry docks at 08:30. We’ll travel to the biggest of the Princes' Islands, Büyükada.

During the day we’ll see historical wooden houses, the Hagia Yorgi Church (the second holy place for Orthodox Christians, after Jerusalem), and the Greek Orphanage (the largest wooden building in Europe and the second-largest in the world).

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What’s included & not included

  • Local guide
  • Information about the sights
  • Information about daily life on the Islands
  • Lunch
  • Transportation fees
  • Bike rental

Meeting point

Adalar Freey Station (Eminönü ferry terminal)

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Great day exploring Istanbul
Eyup was a great source of information as he showed us round the main tourist attractions. Friendly and engaging we had a fanatic day exploring and left as good friends.
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