Fatih is Sailing to the Bosphorus

absmiddle Yazdır   -A | A+ 10.06.2014
The Municipality of Fatih is taking the residents of Fatih to Bosphorus Tour this summer. It is enough for faith residents to register in order to participate in the Bosphorus tour, which has turned out to be a traditional event.

Bosphorus tours which have been organized every year since 2009 attract Fatih residents’, especially women’s and children’s great attention.

This year, it is estimated that approximately 24 thousand Fatih residents will participate in the Bosphorus tour, which is hosted by the Mayor of Fatih Municipality, Mustafa Demir.

The Bosphorus tours start at Eminönü Katip Çelebi Port at 12.30 every Tuesday and Thursday. The tours are realized by a ship with a capacity of one thousand people.

The ship, which departs from Eminönü Katip Çelebi Port, turns back after following a route of The Maiden’s Tower, Summer Palace of Küçüksu, Kuzguncuk, Haunted House, Palace of Beylerbeyi, Kuleli Military High School, Rumelian Fortress, Çırağan Palace and Galata Tower. The tour, which lasts for about 2 hours, is accompanied by music and guide. Also, the Municipality of Fatih serves the participants lunch box.

Those who would like to participate in the tour have to stay in Fatih and need to register at Çarşamba Çukurbostan Women and Family Unit to get their free tickets.

The Bosphorus tours, organized by the Municipality of Fatih, will last for the whole summer except in Ramadan month. The last tour will be realized on 9th September.