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Tarihi Asansor

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Address: Izmir, Turkey
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Historical Monument of Izmir

Tarihi Asansor is one of the historical monument of Izmir and located along Dario Moreno. While you enjoy your tea you can see the panoramic view of Izmir. Recommended.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it was good to tick this spot off my izmir bucket list, but it was a little underwhelming. aside from the views over the bay, there isn't much more to see.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tarihi Asansor is one of the historical monument of Izmir and located along Dario Moreno. While you enjoy your tea you can see the panoramic view of Izmir. Recommended.

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Erbil, Iraq
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dont know why it took us so long to get there but i was not very impressed by it. it is not very high but still the view is nice. the restaurant was also nice except for the face that they took so long to get the food.

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Thank Ahmed T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Tarihi Asansör is a public lift (elevator) for great views over the bay. There is no charge, when you go up there is a nice café and that is all. The area is nothing special, this is good for a few good views or photos, but do not expect much.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

It will be a good option to visit if you have plenty of time during your stay in Izmir. This place has a very nice view and a cafe to have some drinks.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

There are 2 elevators that you have to wait inline for . When we went there ,elementary school children with their teachers were there visiting. It is a very small area on the top . It can get crowded with so many people there all at the same time . The restaurant was close but the coffee shop was open... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

A place everyone should visit in Izmir for views, that old world charm, surrounding bylanes of old age era.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

As part of our visit to the famous places in Izmir, we visited the historical Asansor "meaning lift". A breath taking view. We dcided to relax in one of the two restaurant/bars at the top and thought to catch up on emails and business. However, one waiter of the cafe bars told us there is not wireless offered in the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

You pass from a lovely street to reach to the Asansor. You feel that you are in 1890"s. Nice shops, small cafes, good atmosphere. You take the Asansor ( Lift ) to the top. very nice View of Izmir City as well as the Egean sea. Very very Beautifull. Then, You may have a cofffee or tea. I can not... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

this place has a hidden entrance, but once you are in you get the feeling of the life acouple of yesrs earlier in the city. take the elevator to enjoy the view over izmir and have a short coffe break. you will relax a bit and have a differrnt feeling of the city.

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