Galata Tower (Galata Kulesi)
The Galata Tower is a notable place of interest located in the famous Galata area in Istanbul. It is very close to some of the best historical and cultural attractions and a visit to the Galata Tower will definitely make your Istanbul stay complete.
The Galata Tower is a tower made of stone and it belongs to the medieval development of Istanbul. It will undoubtedly impress you with its outlook and great panoramic view over the Old part of the city.
The Galata Tower was constructed during the 14th century and it is a great example of the Ottoman architecture. In the past it was used mainly as a fortress as nowadays it is among the most preferred places to visit.
The Galata Tower is opened daily from 9 am - 20 pm.
The entrance fee is 10 TL (Around 4 Euro)