Marinturk Istanbul City Port
Marinturk Istanbul City Port is a bustling hub for boating enthusiasts and tourists alike. This impressive new marina is found in the quite district of Pendik, near Tuzla, in the south east of Istanbul. It is a popular area for those who wish to experience the quieter and historic side of the city, just 35 minutes away from the heart of the city. City Port is conveniently found just minutes from the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Istanbul Tuzla and only 15 minutes from the entrance to the Bosphorus Strait, which forms the continental boundary between Asia and Europe.
A Bustling Marina
Marinturk Istanbul City Port is a bustling marina and a popular tourist hub. Along the terrace you will find a plentiful choice of delightful restaurants, cafes and shops. In the evenings there is often live music and events taking place. It is worth exploring the area and enjoying the stunning marina, taking in the sight of so many glistening boats reflecting against the beautiful Marmara Sea.
A Boat Enthusiasts Dream
Marinturk also run two other marinas. The first, Göcek Village Port, can be found in Bungus Bay and the second Göcek Exclusive Marina is located in Poruklu Bay. Each marina has plenty leisure facilities and amenities for its visitors to enjoy. Primarily, City Port is a marina with a mooring capacity of 752 yachts on floating pontoons. The marina is just 1.5km from the world’s largest yacht construction yard, making it a mecca for boat enthusiasts, with some of the world’s best marine professionals within easy reach. However, the marina is not just for those who own boats.
There are several events taking place here throughout the year which attracts participants and visitors in their hoards, such as a Model Yacht Festival and Powerboat championships. Fishing, ship-building and life around the sea plays a large role in community life here and there is no better place to see this than in the districts and harbour areas surrounding Tuzla.