Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Turkey  /  Istanbul  /  Sightseeing  /  The Bosphorus Bridge

The Bosphorus Bridge, Istanbul

(4.3/5 based on 1,300+ reviews on the web)
Board a ferry or a cruise ship and sail under The Bosphorus Bridge for the best views of the bridge, the first to connect the continents of Europe and Asia. This suspension bridge with steel cables was completed in 1973. The only way to access the bridge today is by car. Put The Bosphorus Bridge at the forefront of your travel plans using our Istanbul vacation planner.
map
Create a full Istanbul itinerary

Plan your trip to Istanbul

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Istanbul by other users

12 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA April, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Istanbul BY A USER FROM LUXEMBOURG April, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT August, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA April, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 40 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA May, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM MOROCCO May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Istanbul BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 54 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Perfect for photography from the boats as you cross the Bosphorus. Lovely architecture and an enjoyable experience.  more »
  • The Asian side to the European League. The night is beautiful, is all lit up. Structure and impressive architecture.
    View original
  • At the beginning of the 70's this bridge is built and opened even today a masterpiece of technology with strict, functional aesthetics. Unfortunately today permanently overloaded.
    View original