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Istanbul Swimming Tour
Princes' Islands or Bosphorus

Dive into the beauty of Istanbul with Lotus Yachts!

Embark on a discovery of Istanbul's most natural and preserved areas with your private yacht. Set sail towards the city's cleanest bays with the Istanbul Swimming tour, which hosts historic mansions, places of worship, and countless historical structures. Enjoy Istanbul either by sunbathing or swimming in the sea.

Spend a unique day in Istanbul's tranquil and relaxing bays, surrounded by nature.

Don't miss the opportunity to sunbathe and get a tan during your day with Lotus Yachting.

All Day Swimming Tour on the Bosphorus
A Pristine Experience

Experience the Ultimate Bosphorus Swimming Cruise with Lotus Yachts

Welcome to Lotus Yachts, where your dream of a perfect day spent swimming in the serene waters of the Bosphorus comes to life. Our exclusive All Day Swimming Tour offers an unmatched experience, combining the thrill of the Bosphorus with the tranquility of swimming in some of Istanbul's most picturesque locations.

Dive into the Beauty of the Princes' Islands Tour

Join us on a journey to the Princes' Islands, a breathtaking archipelago in the Sea of Marmara. Our swimming tour takes you away from the hustle and bustle of Istanbul, letting you immerse yourself in the crystal-clear waters around these historic islands. The Princes' Islands Tour is more than just a swim; it's an exploration of secluded beaches, charming wooden houses, and a peaceful escape from the city.


Luxurious Private Yacht for Swimming at Istanbul

Lotus Yachts promises an exclusive and private experience. Our luxurious yachts are designed for your comfort and pleasure, ensuring a memorable day of swimming in Istanbul's unique sea landscapes. Whether you're a solo adventurer or with a group, our private yacht for swimming at Istanbul provides the perfect setting for relaxation and fun in the sun.

Why Choose Our Bosphorus Swimming Cruise?

Personalized Experience: Tailor your swimming tour to your preferences, from leisurely swims to exploring hidden coves.

Expert Guidance: Our skilled crew knows the best spots for safe and enjoyable swimming around Istanbul.

Comfort and Safety: Enjoy the highest standards of safety and comfort onboard our well-equipped yachts.

Breathtaking Views: Swim in the backdrop of Istanbul's iconic skyline and the natural beauty of the Bosphorus.


Book Your All-Day Swimming Tour Today!

Ready for an unforgettable swimming adventure in Istanbul? Contact Lotus Yachts today to reserve your spot on our All Day Swimming Tour. Discover the magic of the Bosphorus, the charm of the Princes' Islands, and the luxury of our private yachts.


Dive into the beauty of Istanbul with Lotus Yachts!

Swimming Tour Reservation

Make your reservation to spend a day in the most beautiful bays of the Istanbul Bosphorus or the Islands.

Secure Your Reservation with Lotus Yachts


Say goodbye to payment worries. Our secure online payment system adds an extra layer of ease and reliability to your booking process, giving you peace of mind as you prepare for your Swimming Tour adventure.

Yacht Options of Swimming Tours

14m Yacht

up to 12 guests

"Absolutely fantastic experience! From start to finish, our yacht charter was flawless. The attention to detail and personalized service exceeded our expectations. Can't wait to book again!"

Swimming Tour Online Reservation

What is Included?

Experience the ultimate luxury with Lotus Yacht Rental. Our private yacht tours offer an exclusive and intimate experience, with no other guests on board. Sit back and relax as our certified captain and skipper take you on a memorable journey along the Bosphorus. Enjoy your favorite music with our Bluetooth-enabled music system. We take care of all the details, including fuel and travel insurance.


Private Yacht Rental

Certified Captain & Crew

Music System with Bluetooth



Additional Services

Proceed to "Check-out" on reservation system, and enter your contact information in order to view the prices of extra services and customize your reservation.

Make your yacht tour a truly unforgettable experience with our customizable Private Swimming Tour. With a wide range of options to choose from—including food and beverage options, decorations, tour guides, photography, and transfers—we guarantee you a luxury-filled journey that caters to your every need.

Shows and Performances

Laser show under the bridge

Volcano show

Live music, violin

Live music, saxophone


Belly Dancer

Food & Beverages

Dinner/lunch menu

Mezze menu

Snacks with soft drinks

Celebration Cake

Beer (bottle)

Local wine/champagne

Moet & Chandon Brut

Hard Liqueurs



Table decoration

Flower Bouquet

Letter balloon, 2 pieces

Bundle of 10 helium flying balloons



Photo and video clip by photographer, hourly

Drone, photo, and video clip by photographer (up to 2 hours)


Tour guide

English-speaking crew


Private hotel pick-up and drop-off (unless specified at your reservation)

Pick-up and drop-off from Kabatas, Karakoy, Ortakoy piers, or different locations


*Please specify the additional services at least a day before the tour.

​Reservation Policy 

of Swimming Tours

​Reservation required.
Reservation is finalized after the online payment of total price.

The yacht you choose will be reserved for the requested date and time. 

Confirmation will be sent after the booking.
Vegetarian/vegan dishes will be available upon your request.
Guests should comply with the safety rules explained by Lotus Staff.


Meeting and Timing of Swimming Tours

Please arrive on time at the pick-up location. In the event of late arrival, your time will not be compensated, some services may not be available due to scheduling purposes, in which case no refund will be made for these services.

Cancellation Policy of Swimming Tours

Refund if canceled at least 7 days before the event.

Upon request tour departure and arrival times can be changed based on availability at latest 1 day before the departure. The tour can be extended based on availability with hourly charges.

Yacht Alternatives of Swimming Tours

All the yachts are rented privately with the captain and crew. There won't be any other guests but only you. Hourly prices may change based on the yacht you choose to rent. Please contact us for more information.


Pick-up and Drop-off Locations of Swimming Tours

Pick-up and drop-off locations depend on the yacht you choose. Bebek, Kandilli, Kuleli, Kuruçeşme, or Arnavutköy are the locations for pick-up and drop-off. Please check the yacht location while reserving or you may contact us for more information. Depending on the experience you choose, pick-up from the hotel may be included in your reservation.

Safety Rules of Swimming Tours

Not wheelchair accessible.

Infant seats are unavailable.

Stroller/pram accessible.

Infants must sit on your lap.

All the guests should obey the rules explained by the crew.

Yacht Crew of Swimming Tours

All the yachts are provided with licensed captains and skippers, who are responsible for your safety and smooth operation of all the services you paid for. They have limited English, so if you wish you can add an English-speaking crew or a tour guide to your reservation.

Swimming at the Bosphorus or Princes Islands

The Bosphorus has strong currents that can be challenging, even for experienced swimmers. Swimming tours at the Bosphorus are held between 10:00 and 18:00 for 8 hours, which take place at Beykoz, 3rd Bridge or Princes’ Islands. The captain decides the swimming location during the tours. The guests should comply with the safety rules explained by Lotus Staff.

Weather Conditions

Generally, weather conditions do not impact the yacht tours on the Bosphorus. Our yachts are equipped with protective covers for rain and wind, ensuring that the tours proceed as scheduled, even in the event of rain or snow. However, in the rare instance of a strong storm affecting the tours, our captains may suggest rescheduling the date or time. Tour postponement is only considered if the captain deems it unsafe to proceed; otherwise, the tours continue as planned.

Contact Us

Lotus Yatçılık Turizm Gıda Ticaret Limited Şirketi


Office: Hasanpaşa Mah. Nabizade Sok. No:82/1 Kadıköy/İstanbul

Pick-up and Drop-off Locations by yacht

Depending on the yacht, the locations can be Bebek, Kuruçeşme, Arnavutköy, Kandilli, Karakoy, Galataport or Kuleli

Office Hours

8:00 am – 10:00 pm

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