Take A Day Trip To Magical Princes’ Islands In Turkey!🇹🇷
The Princes’ Islands are a cluster of 9 islands southeast of Istanbul in the Sea of Marmara.
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Mainly car-free and 98% pedestrianised, the islands are reknown for their unique modes of transportation.
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These include exploring the islands on foot, old school cycling to discover three of the bigger islands...
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...& horse-drawn carriages (phaetons)! These take visitors to the highest point of Büyükada, the largest island, where the 6th century Hagia Yorgi...
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...church has panoramic views. The horses are also incredibly friendly!
The islands are dotted with souvenir shops selling cute and unique items relevant to the their traditions and history.
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The Museum of Princes’ Islands also has exhibits on the islands’ history.
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It’s also home to cute restaurants, roadside cafes and independent eateries selling piping hot Turkish delicacies!
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The islands’ pristine beaches, beautiful history & unique transportation are just an hour long ferry ride outside of Istanbul. Perfect for a day trip!
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