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Eyup Meydani, Istanbul, Turkey
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Eyup Meydani, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ropeway system takes about 15 minutes each way and gives a beautiful view of the Bosphorus, the tomb of the mosques all around. The negative side of it is that the glasses of the gondola are not that clean, hence taking photographs from inside...More

1  Thank Masood-Kheraluwala
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We loved eyup alot can't wait to go back again. The food is super good so authentic and tasty. Cable cars are not to be missed you can get the best photos at the hill point. The best place to buy baklava is eyup and...More

Thank Aasma11
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We caught the ferry from Galata bridge, had a look at the mosque and then walked up to the lookout through the backstreets. Great view from the top, down the golden horn to Istanbul and up to the north. Had coffee at the cafe behind/above...More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We took the cable car up the hill and sat on top at a local coffeeshop. We had our breakfast there and enjoyed the views. On our way back we took the ferry boat and got off close to galata tower. Amazing views from the...More

Thank ataha
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Eyup is named by one of Prophet Mohammed followers Abu Eyup Al Ansari. The area is nice and quiet. Oto park is near the mosque. Many shops in the way to the mosque.

1  Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Eyüp is located on one of the 7 hills of Istanbul, called Piere Lotti. It is very local area where you would have a chance to see how local people live. From Emınönü we took a bus 99A to get there, took off at the...More

1  Thank MalaSosa
Reviewed 2 June 2016

If you ferry up the Golden Horn, this is where you will end. Several small, but nice mosques in town, in addition to the major Eyup mosque. Also, hundreds of old, and not-so-old graves in the area. Interesting combination of Ottoman and modern Muslim gravestones....More

Thank MindStorm00
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Took the Golden Horn ferry from EMİNÖNÜ five stops to EYÜP. The dock for the ferry at EMİNÖNÜ is to the left of Galata bridge, past the buses and behind the auto parking lot. At Eyup first took the cable car to the top where...More

2  Thank RolandG9
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Eyup area was peaceful and beautiful place I loved the people who were all kind and helpful The mosque is also very beautiful however can become very packed during prayer full of locals which has a great feeling We took the cable cars to the...More

Thank Londonsfoody
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I discovered this place while going to visit someone. The only hardship I faced is finding the right bus to get to Eyup from Eminonu. Other than that everything was easy. Unfortunately, it was a Friday and the mosque as well as the street in...More

Thank Hana R
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