The Princes’ Islands
The Princes Islands: Among the most terrific getaways, the Princes’ Islands, with a history going back to ancient times, are a classical combination of nature, sea and history.
Comprised of nine islands, the Princes Islands are popular for their tranquil streets where one can take shelter from the hustle and bustle of the crowded city and enjoy the scent of the flowering bougainvillea.
Do not miss the next ferry if you want to take a weekend break and get acquainted with the island culture and cuisine!
The shining star of the Asian portion of the Marmara Sea, the Princes’ Islands are a magical excursion route bearing the traces of the old lifestyle of Istanbul. Only five of the nine islands that constitute the Princes’ Islands are opened to public. In addition to joining sightseeing tours youRead More
The Princes' Islands are a magnificent archipelago where you can spend an enjoyable holiday and undertake daily round tours. The festivals organized in the region will make your time worthwhile. The International Princes Islands Swimming Championships are held in August every year. Held in Kinaliada, this championship takes place withRead More
How can I get there?
The Princes’ Islands, five of which are opened to public, have quite enjoyable transportation means. Reachable via ferry from Istanbul, the islands are within easy reach. The ferries and motorboats departing from Kabataş and Bostanci and seasonally from Eminönü, Kartal and Maltepe take their passengers to the islands in shortRead More