Enjoy the beauty of the Golden Horn - the body of water that separates the old and the new part of European Istanbul. The Golden Horn is considered to be one of the leading landmarks on the Bosphorus! It is also one of the main symbols in the area because it played a significant role in the historical development of Istanbul. If you want to feel the historical spirit of the metropolitan city, the Golden Horn tour is a good option for you!
The Golden Horn is a horn - shaped estuary that connects the Bosphorus just at the point where the Marmara Sea starts. In the past the Golden Horn played a significant role in the historical development of Istanbul. It was used as a main harbor for Greek, Roman, Ottoman and Byzantine ships. There were also many fortresses built on its surface against attacks by sea. Today the Golden Horn has kept some fragments of its original outlook and because of this it is a popular place of interest. If you take part in the Golden Horn tour, you will have the unique chance to experience the history of the metropolitan city concentrated in one place. Being there you will also enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Marmara Sea and the variety of bridges located in the surrounding area!