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Istanbul Sapphire

Address: Emniyet Evleri Mah. Eski Buyukdere Cad. Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
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Ranked #15 of 395 Shopping & Fashion in Istanbul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Shops, Malls, Sights & Landmarks, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Shops, Malls, Sights & Landmarks, Shopping & Fashion

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Istanbul
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13 reviews 13 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I waited for a beautiful, crisp winter day before going to the top of Sapphire. (By the way, if you pronounce Sapphire as we do in English, many Turks won't understand - they pronounce it more like "Sa-fear") Tickets are 18TL or 15 for students - rather pricey but I was willing to see if it was worth it. It's... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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382 reviews 382 reviews
150 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

It is really a great shopping center and what is make it amazing is the coffee at the top of the tower where you can have a panoramic view on Istanbul and sit and enjoy a meal in fabulous weather and atmosphere

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Shanghai, China
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111 reviews 111 reviews
81 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

On a rather high sea level, the view from the tower will give you probably all the view of Istanbul. You'll be able to spot the old city, the two bridges between the asian and european side, and even the 3rd bridge that is currently under construction. Inside theres a small restaurant which is a great place to dine high... More 

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Elmsford, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Friendly, clean, unbelievable breakfast and GREAT SERVICE. Will gladly assist you with whatever you need. Incredible location -- within very short walking distance to all sights and tram. English - no problem. Highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The view is breath taking from the 54th floor You can see Istanbul 360 degrees It's really a great experience Besides for having a romantic dinner.. This is the best place.... the view, the restaurant's atmosphere, and the delicious food I had the best dinner ever there... It was like a dream

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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195 reviews 195 reviews
110 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

You need to first take the subway (get out at the 4 Levent station). after that some security and then go up some floors to the entrance of the skydeck. With a quick ride on the elevator you are quickly on the top floor of this skyscraper in Istanbul. On the lower floor it offers views from behind glass but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A verry unique and amaizing opportunity to see one of the words most beautiful city on the top view. It gives a 360° view on top of a 50 story building

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Targoviste, Romania
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The view from the observation deck is absolutely amazing ! The best view of the whole Istanbul. Seeing Istanbul from there makes you understand how big this city is and how wide its complexity is. It is very easy to reach. If you want to reach it from the historical center, you can take the Marmaray from Sirkeci to Yenikapi... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Really great place where you can spend your day between shopping, having luch/dinner, entertainment, wax museum, and panoramic view of Istanbul! To get to Istanbul Sapphire, take the metro from Taksim Square to 4 Levent. When you get off the metro at 4 Levent read the panels and exit from where it's written Sapphire mall. You will find the mall... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It 's worth a visit to SAPHIRE , to enjoy the amazing view of this amazing city!!! It is easy to get there . Take the metro from taksim square and get off at 4 Levent!! You will find it easy!! You can gat a ticket to get to teracce and for the simulator !! Both worth it!!

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