Galata Tower, İstanbul, Turkey

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Galata Tower

Beyoğlu

İstanbul, Türkiye Turkey

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  • 3 mentions in Must do in Istanbul with 24 Hours?

    • Samia A.

      Samia A. said, "...and where you can find those buses at. You can use trams/metros to go from Taksim Square to the touristy areas. Galata Tower is nice, so is Dolmabahçe Palace which is not far from Taksim. The Gulhane Park near Topkapi palace is..." See More

    • Valerie F.

      Valerie F. said, "...drink made of orchid flour. Bring the afternoon to its conclusion by wandering the streets of Galata Kulesi, the neighborhood surrounding Galata Tower. End the evening chowing down on mezes and drinking raki (at a meyhane on Nevizade Street.) Explore the..." See More

    • Selin I.

      Selin I. said, "...Sultanahmet Square Basilica Cistern , Hagia Sophia, Topkapı Palace... When the sun starts to goes down, its time to go to Galata Tower. Konak Cafe would be good choise if you won't go up to tower. Then you can walk through..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Design enthusiast spending 4 days in Istanbul in September/ October

    • Sebnem S.

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      Sebnem S. said, "...Hi Tony, As a local I can recommend the following: Hotels: Around Galata Tower, in Cihangir and Karaköy you will find a lot of galleries and will be surround by many locals. I would suggest you Manzara Istanbul (Galata Tower), which..." See More

    • Marco P.

      Marco P. said, "...Tony! An Italian friend of mine and his Turkish wife recently opened a contemporary art space in Banker Sokak 6B - Galata and Tarlabaşı. It's called Pasaj (Pasaj). You might want to get in touch and pay a visit, they are..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Tips and suggestions for visiting Istanbul with my parents

    • Leeann M.

      Leeann M. said, "...Bosphorus Cruise | Day Cruises | Istanbul Sightseeing. Day 3 - Dolmabahçe Palace up to Taksim Square down İstiklal Ave to Galata Tower. Evening in Kadıköy. Day 4 - Chora Church, western city walls, Pierre Loti Tepesi Tesisleri and Eyüp Sultan..." See More

    • Yuksel T.

      Yuksel T. said, "...Hello Places must be seen in Istanbul; Sultanahmet Square area, İstiklal Ave,Taksim Square, Galata Tower, Beşiktaş, Hagia Sophia,Topkapı Sarayı, Hippodrome Hotel, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, underground Basilica Cistern, Egyptian Market, etc... If you like to have a guide or a guided..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need help planning a 5-6 day trip to Turkey

    • Lale N.

      Lale N. said, "...(1856), Ciragan Palace Kempinski, eylerbeyi and Yıldırım Beyazıt Anadolu Lisesi.. and of course Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia (5th century), Chora Church, Galata Tower, Maiden's Tower... Fir your stay I can recommend you Bera Flats in the city center. You can find..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best/most fun bars in the Beyoglu Area of Istanbul?

    • Robson C.

      Robson C. said, "...Hi Mitch,You will love Istanbul!!! Near Galata Tower you will find several nice bars around Sofyalı SkOther places that I suggest to try:Babylon - Djs and live music. Big names usually play there!For electronic music: Propaganda ( map is not showing correct..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to eat and sites to see in Rome and Istanbul?

    • Yuksel T.

      Yuksel T. said, "...Istanbul... Hagia Sophia museum, Topkapı Sarayı, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Hipodrome, milione stone Bosphorous, Grand Bazaar, Egyptian market, Eminönü, Taksim Square, Galata Tower, Dolmabahçe Palace, etc......" See More

  • 1 mention in Istanbul sightseeing?

    • Crystal L.

      Crystal L. said, "...to go, so I will start with some popular favorites that I enjoyed as well: Blue Mosque Great Palace Mosaic Museum Galata Tower Topkapi Palace Istanbul Museum of The History of Science & Technology in Islam And some slightly less touristy options:..." See More

  • 1 mention in Istanbul for 3 days

    • Juan Pablo U.

      Juan Pablo U. said, "...Istanbul is totally stunning! I recommend you to stay near to Galata Tower or Taksim Square because is central and have a lot of fun (bars, local / international restaurants, local shops, street shows, …). Don't waste your time visiting so many..." See More

  • 1 mention in Weekend "must-do's" in Istanbul

    • claus a.

      claus a. said, "...walking around the Sultanahmet area and take a cruise at the The Bosphorus strait. The walk across the bridge to the Galata Tower where you have excellent bohemian cafes for an afternoon cafe and finish off the night in the small side..." See More

  • 1 mention in Minimoon in August, what should we do?

    • Yuksel T.

      Yuksel T. said, "...Hagia Sophia and Topkapı Sarayı, as well as Istanbul Hippodrome, the sunken palace of Basilica Cistern and the dazzling Grand Bazaar, Galata Tower, egyptian market, İstiklal Ave, Taksim Square, Dolmabahçe Palace( the last palace of Otomans) . You can take a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best way to coordinate accommodations between 6 people in Istanbul?

    • Yuksel T.

      Yuksel T. said, "...Hagia Sophia and Topkapı Sarayı, as well as Istanbul Hippodrome, the sunken palace of Basilica Cistern and the dazzling Grand Bazaar, Galata Tower, egyptien market, İstiklal Ave, Taksim Square, Dolmabahçe Palace( the last palace of otomans ) . You can take..." See More

  • 1 mention in 8 full days in Turkey! Where to go besides Istanbul?

    • Agnes v.

      Agnes v. said, "...Bodrum which offers nices beaches and nice nightlife too. There is just too much in Istanbul itself. Expolore the area near Galata Tower too and catch a boat to go to Ortaköy Cami, which offers nice Bosporus side cafés and stroll around...." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do/see in Instanbul?

    • Azra M.

      Azra M. said, "...all walking distance within each other. The tram is great transportation too, and make sure to check out the views from Galata Tower. I didn't make it to the Asian side, but I heard it's pretty cool too.There's a cool sit-down..." See More

  • 1 mention in Bargaining at markets

    • Murat T.

      Murat T. said, "...even areas where all shops seem to sell similar items. At Taksim Square you find a string of döner shops, around Galata Tower a street full of musical instrument shops, in Karaköy nothing but DIY tools, etc. For Westerners this defies all..." See More

  • 1 mention in Tips and Advice for Istanbul and Antalya

    • claus a.

      claus a. said, "...Sophia, Topkapi Palace Museum and such. If you cross the Galata Bridge from there then you should walk up to the Galata Tower which is a nice place with a great view over the city and the Galata neighbourhood is a very..." See More

  • 1 mention in 8-9 Days in Turkey- where to go from Cappadocia and Istanbul?

    • Sarah R.

      Sarah R. said, "...Spice Bazaar on way), pop in to the İstanbul Modern to get a contrast with old Istanbul, then up to the Galata Tower to take in the views and back via the Basilica Cistern. Be sure to have a fish sandwich from..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the best of Istanbul?

    • claus a.

      claus a. said, "...This a very broad question but places like Dolmabahçe Palace Topkapı Palace Blue Mosque Hagia Sophia Galata Tower are all world class attraction and this is just to mention some of tem as Istanbul really has a lot to offer. Grand Bazaar..." See More