Celebrate the changing of the years on a 5-hour dinner cruise in Istanbul. Cruise down the Bosphorus Strait on New Year’s Eve, and enjoy traditional Turkish folk shows and a turkey dinner. Toast the New Year with a complimentary bottle of Champagne.
What to Expect
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style on a 5-hour dinner cruise in Istanbul, and see the mansions and monuments of 2 continents along the way. Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer to the port to board your stylish party boat. Boat staff will welcome you aboard with some authentic Turkish Delight. Then, follow your host to your pre-booked table and give your order for dinner.
By the time you sit down, your starters will be served. This is followed by a main of turkey served by the chef. Enjoy unlimited local alcohol, soft drinks, and Champagne throughout your dinner.
After dinner has been served, sit back and watch the folk shows, including katibim (traditional Turkish melodic musical performance) and Aşuk Maşuk (folk dancing). Marvel at the sensuous moves of the belly dancers, tap to the dance of the tambourine, and watch a henna ceremony. Enjoy performances from across Turkey’s regions, including traditional Turkısh Romany dances.
As you sail along the Bosphorus, enjoy panoramic views of the city’s sights after dark, such as the slender minarets of the Blue Mosque, Bosphorus Bridge, and more.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- Transfers by air-conditioned coach
- Cruise on the Bosphorus
- Unlimited local alcohol, soft drinks, and a bottle of Champagne
Know Before You Go
• Please note that this activity lasts approximately 5 hours