Full Day Asian Side Walking Tour
Tour Duration: Full Day
Meet at Eminönü:
Your tour guide will meet you at Eminönü.
Board a public ferry to Kadıköy, which offers a scenic ride along the Bosphorus, providing views of the Old City from the other side.
Ferries are a popular mode of transportation for locals and offer an enjoyable and relaxing way to travel.
Arrive in Kadıköy, a vibrant neighborhood on the Asian side of Istanbul.
Stroll through the lively streets filled with cafes, fish and fruit markets, shops, art galleries, and antique stores.
Discover the Armenian and Greek heritage that is still present in the area.
Optional: Take a break in Moda and try some delicious home-made Turkish ice cream.
Head to Üsküdar, known for its conservative atmosphere and contrasting character to modern Kadıköy.
Explore the historical mosques, including the Mihrimah Sultan Mosque, built during the Ottoman period.
Stop by the Üsküdar Fish Market to witness locals shopping for fresh fish, fruits, vegetables, dried fruits, nuts, Turkish Delight, and more.
Proceed to Kuzguncuk, a neighborhood that beautifully represents the mingling of different ethnicities and cultures from Ottoman times.
Witness a synagogue, a church, and a mosque built side by side.
Enjoy the Bosphorus breeze as you walk near the waterfront, where locals often jog and fish.
Return to the European Side:
Take a local ferry back to the European side to conclude the tour.
Enjoy the scenic views of the Bosphorus during the return journey