For a day, escape the hustle and bustle of Istanbul by visiting the idyllic Princes' Islands. Hurry up and book your tickets now on Thrillark.

Key Highlights

  • Feel awe as you gaze upon the stunning Büyüka
  • Allow the peace and quiet to transport you to another era
  • Take in the breathtaking views of the archipelago and Istanbul
  • Explore the main square of Büyükada and admire the Victorian buildings

About Full-Day Princes Island Tour with Lunch

Take a trip from Istanbul to Büyükada, the largest of the Princes' Islands, and enjoy the cool breezes and charming sights along the way. Büyükada is the largest of the Princes' Islands in the Sea of Marmara, near Istanbul, with an area of about 2 square miles. It is officially a neighborhood in the Adalar district of Istanbul Province, Turkey.  On Büyükada, you can enjoy the mild climate, lush vegetation, and ornate Ottoman houses. Explore Büyükada's main square and admire the Victorian architecture. Admire the picturesque scenery and elegant mansions reminiscent of the past. While gazing across at Istanbul, have a delicious lunch at one of the many seaside restaurants serving fresh fish along the waterfront.


  • Boat trip
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance fees to islands
  • 2-course open buffet lunch
  • Hotel transfers (from the European side & centrally-located hotels only)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned bus


  • Drinks at lunch
  • Bike rental (optional)
  • Electric Buggy ticket (available to purchase)
  • Tips

Additional Information

  • Pets are not allowed on the Princes Island Istanbul Tour.
  • The Princes Island Istanbul Tour day starts at 9.00 AM. Just to give you a heads up, the Princess Island tour is gonna last approximately 9 hours.
What to wear:
  • We recommend you dress up in line with the local customs.
  • We suggest you wear comfortable shoes.
  • Infants and toddlers between 0-3 years are allowed free of charge.
  • Children between the ages of 3-11 years will be charged as per the child fare.
  • Guests above the age of 11 are charged as per adult care.

Cancellation Policy

  • For a full refund cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour.
  • No-shows and late cancellations are non-refundable.

My Voucher

  • Your Princes Island Istanbul Tour tickets are valid for the event date and time stated.
  • Your Princes Island Istanbul Tour tickets will be mailed to you once you’ve made a booking. All you have to do is show the voucher with a Govt id proof.

Full-Day Princes Island Tour with Lunch Frequently Asked Questions

Why is it called Princes island?
The name of the islands comes from the Byzantine period when royal princes and empresses were exiled there.
Is Princes Island Istanbul worth visiting?
If you happen to be staying in Istanbul for more than a couple of days, do not miss the opportunity to jump on the ferry and go to the islands! There are few as fascinating sites as Prinkipo Greek Orthodox Orphanage on one of the islands.
How do you get from Istanbul to Princes island?
The only way to reach the islands from Istanbul is through the ferry service. Pick your choice of ferry and it will straight away drop you at the four of the nine Princes' Islands (Since entry to the other five islands is prohibited for tourists).
How long is the ferry to Princes Island?
The ferry will bring you safely and securely in 75 minutes to Prince's Island.
Are children allowed to join the Princes Island Istanbul Tour?
Children are allowed to join the tour. However, they must be accompanied by an adult.
How can I book a ticket for the Princes Island Istanbul Tour?
Select the number of tickets on our website and click ‘Book Now’ to get your confirmed ticket on your email.
How long is my Princes Island Istanbul Tour ticket valid for?
Your tickets are valid for the time and date stated.

Ratings & Reviews

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and efficient, as usual. Thank you.

Péterffy-Baricska Emese
Travelled March 2023

Correct price, fast confirmation.

Travelled March 2023

Good discount and very easy purchase

Ursula Mansson
Travelled March 2023

Easy booking !

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and sufficient, as usual. Thank you. Brgds,

Full-Day Princes Island Tour with Lunch