the tower is high but have small area and there is long line waiting for entrance under the sun, so we prefer to have a walk around it and take pics from out side.
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Galata is my favorite site in Istanbul. Enormous and beautiful from both outside and inside. There's also a helicopter tour inside the tower, take it, you'll enjoy. Ticket for Galata is 20TL, for helicopter 10TL. Don't buy souvenirs from inside shop, you'll find better ones...More
A nice view in Boglyü can be had many places and climbing steep streets is a given, so why go up that silly tower?
You should visit this tower day time and in the evening before it closes at 8:30. The tower itself is beautiful, but the vista it offers on top will leave you breathless. You should visit it. Evening visit gives beautiful sunset opportunities.
Galata tower is a great place to visit for newcomers to the city, it has an amazing view, especially close to sunset, but the line will be much longer then. Go during the week for a shorter line, and not suggested for older people, or...More