Galata Bridge

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  • Address: Hoca Kasım Koprusu Sk, Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +90-2122439501
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Bridge, Family And Kids

The Galata Bridge is one of the popular bridges among the tourists and people of Istanbul. It holds much symbolic and historic importance for the people. Originally constructed in 1845, the bridge had ben rebuilt four times due to some calamity or the other. From the nineteenth century you might have read and heard about this bridge in different novels, theater as well as poetry. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Istanbul itinerary 5 days.

  • You can go for fishing here.
  • There are also many other recreational activities to enjoy at this place.

  • Eminonu or Karakoy bus stand.

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  • Galata Bridge Address: Hoca Kasım Koprusu Sk, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Galata Bridge Contact Number: +90-2122439501
  • Galata Bridge Timing: 24-hrs
  • Galata Bridge Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Galata Bridge(preferred time): 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Galata Bridge: 00:30 Mins
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  • 29.98% of people who visit Istanbul include Galata Bridge in their plan

  • 34.34% of people start their Galata Bridge visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Galata Bridge

Monday, Friday and Sunday

89.21% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Galata Bridge

People normally club together Eyup Sultan Mosque and Istiklal Avenue while planning their visit to Galata Bridge.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Amazing view of Bosporus river while dining. A good place and must have dinner once when visiting Istanbul. Verity of restaurants offering different foods. Enjoy the view of Bosporus and ferries under the one of the oldest bridges over river.

  • Interesting bridge with numerous restaurants below connecting old Constantinople with newer part of the city. Do come in sunset and night as it is interesting to see with so many locals and tourists around. During the fall of Constantinople Turks made floating bridge here and this current one is fifth bridge on same location.

  • Very nice, authentic place. You get the feeling of beeing a part of Istanbul. I like it very much. I like fish sandwich serving in near restaurants on boats. At evenings there is special atmosphere, especially on weekends. There is Spice bazar near Galata bridge.. On the other side of the river we can see Galata tower. There is also nice atmosphere in the evening.

  • Such lovely view of the Bousphore also good place to meet all the fishermen on this bridge around the clock. This bridge full with local restaurants on both sides of the bridge plus so delicious sea foods.

  • Interesting spot with lots of fish restaurants and a wonderful smell of fish everywhere. Cool photo spot, lots of fisherman on the bridge fishing all day every day.

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