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Golden Horn

Halic | Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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This river separates the old and new sections of Istanbul. The commercial center of the city for 2000 years, many markets and the Chamber of Commerce still line its shores today.
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Halic | Eminonu/Cagaloglu, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

It is the place you want to be walking around with your partner, breathing the fresh sea breeze. Make sure to buy a coffee in one of the cafe's there and enjoy the view.

Thank Nesi B
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Just a woww place!! Its amazing for taking pictures as it gives the entire city view in the best manner

Thank Siya C
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Golden Horn tour This is a Boat tour in the bosphorus, coast a 15 Tl, the boat leaves from Kabatash 3 times a day, it has 2 stops, one at a museum where old trains, aircrafts, boats and a submarine are exhibited. The second stop...More

Thank heshammaged
Reviewed 8 November 2017

From Eminomu central bus station ask for a bus to drive you to Eyup ....get off at the teleferic Pierrelotti bus stop and use the teleferic to go to the top of the hill.....best view of the Golden Hall....amazing...

Thank ilias i
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Such a colourful city and so busy no matter where you turn. You can always find a hidden gem somewhere that can surprise you.

Thank HDsydny
Reviewed 29 October 2017

it's one of the must see trips you should take in Istanbul where you can see the beautiful city . I have taken a cruise to sail across the golden horn and it was beautiful.

Thank Ahmed K
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Take a daily bus excursion to quickly tour the Golden Horn, from several scenic locations. You will be treated to explanations of sights in English.

Thank Kitty D
Reviewed 17 October 2017

the best view for that is not from a boat or by a bridge - It is that you have friend whose penthouse view opens up to such a beauty :)

Thank Babak G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This whole area is breathtaking, you have the sea, amazing mosques & of course the outstanding skyline.

Thank annedriscoll123
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This area, full of centuries of history, is best seen from a boat with a running narrative of what you are seeing.

Thank rlemon
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