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Tree of Life Ceramics & Gift Shop

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For everything you want to know about Turkish ceramic

Just ask Umit. He provide ceramics from different artist in Turkey, so his shop is like a little... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jovanka M
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Wonderful shopping experience

Visiting Umit’s ceramic shop was an amazing experience. He struck the perfect balance between being... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Magnaura Palace Ceramics & Gift Shop is newly open and provides new interesting products with an excellent customer service.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Binbirdirek Meydani Sokak no 3/A, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 538 250 68 80
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just ask Umit. He provide ceramics from different artist in Turkey, so his shop is like a little museum of ceramics, You can find from traditional to contemporary design. And feel very welcome in his shop.

Thank Jovanka M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Umit’s ceramic shop was an amazing experience. He struck the perfect balance between being attentive and informative while also allowing us to browse at our leisure - avoiding the hard sell and unpleasant pressure tactics. We were given a nice ceramic bowl as a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My summary of shopping experience in Umit’s shop as per following: - Freedom to look around at your leisure - Good selections/ good quality - Knowledgeable owner who is passionate about what he is doing - Fair price - Honest, polite and cheeky service At...More

1  Thank 708jayy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped into Tree of Life on the way back to our hotel after a late dinner. We intended to simply browse. Umit, the owner, was outside at the time and soon after entering he came in and told us to take our time. He...More

1  Thank Redalfa147
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travel a lot and seldom have I seen such beautiful works. When in Istanbul you should certainly have a look at this shop with a very hospitable and genuinely friendly owner, just a delight. Shop is under the Deluxe Golden Horn Hotel, very close...More

2  Thank iac2016
Reviewed 10 October 2018

What experience we had at this ceramic shop.The owner was so considerate,friendly,not pushing for a sale and allowing us to decide for ourselves - a very intelligent person displaying tree of life attributes. His personality is backed up with quality ceramics and service.A must visit...More

1  Thank ralton2018
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We visited Tree of Life on our first day of a two week trip to Turkey. We were greeted warmly by the owner who served us tea and Turkish delight. He answered all of our questions about the artists, ceramics, ect. He even left the...More

2  Thank wilddave18
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Came here by browsing through tripadvisor. Owner greeted us and was very well spoken. Bargained the price down a little and was happy with the ceramics. Gave us a little souvenir when we left which was nice! Give him a visit!

1  Thank IvoV391
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

The owner is nice and ceramic products is very beautiful enagy We Love this shop very much‼︎💗💗💗😊😊💗💗💗

1  Thank atsukoh138
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice ceramics at reasonable prices. Great service and excellent packaging - everything made it home safe.

1  Thank GarthM140
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Sara P
16 October 2018|
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Response from Celia K | Reviewed this property |
Prices vary enormously, as does his range. Cheapest was a free bowl about 3" in diameter. It worked very well to get us into the shop! Very negotiable prices. Delightful owner!!
2 September 2018|
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Response from Nauman F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, They have small bowls from Turkish Lira 15 to 25 onward but those are small ones and not so artistic. If you wish to buy nice place with good art work be ready to pay about TL150-250 per plate of 30cm which is reasonable... More
Brad M
6 April 2018|
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