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Istanbul Sapphire

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Address: Emniyet Evleri Mah. Eski Buyukdere Cad. Levent, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 902122688080
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Breathtaking, always a highlight!

Living in Istanbul, I bring every visitor to the top of Sapphire Tower. The view is breathtaking and makes you realise the size of the city (you cannot see to the end). So don't... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
Istanbul, Turkey

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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First if you don't speak Turkish, this location is a problem. Second, it is a fantastic view, even to ask the security guard to see the observation, she/he will point you towards a staircase that you climb to the tip top of the building, no glass obstructions and wonderful to shoot panoramic views. Now, back to that English issue...we wanted... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to eat not to shop the lack of English at the stores its huge problem Also it's awkward there is no net and it's very hard to get SIM card

Thank Not I
Istanbul, Turkey
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Living in Istanbul, I bring every visitor to the top of Sapphire Tower. The view is breathtaking and makes you realise the size of the city (you cannot see to the end). So don't miss this spot! Forget the cinema stuff and don't take the photo. Just enjoy the view. There is a door one floor up to the real... More 

3 Thank chrisport46
Sofia, Bulgaria
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36 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We were very impressed by Sapphire! Amazing building and what a view!! Endless city..We also went on the so cold ''4D cinema '', but to tell you the truth it was a bit disappointing. May be the glasses were bad, so we couldn't see clearly (all of us - 4 people :)), the stereo was making some kind of noise... More 

Thank Paldron
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

There are fabulous views of Istanbul from the top of the tower.there is also a 3-D ride (theme park type) virtual tour of Istanbul, flying between destinations.

1 Thank 007Worldtraveller
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Come for the shopping, not so much for the views. Old parts of Istanbul are blocked out by modern high rise buildings in the way. Viewing the city in general is still good.

Thank PicknMix7
Kathmandu, Nepal
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255 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This is at the high raised building or is a skyscraper located in the central business district of Levent, which is bit far from the town. Its about 238 meters high from the ground level and provides 4-dimensional views of entire Istanbul. The building also consists of shopping centres and luxurious residences. Take Taksim metro (green line) to go there.... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Located in Levent 4, we took a metro from Taksim to reach there, the Metro station could lead you directly to the Sapphire tower.. We had the full package of 3 attractions (the wax museum, 4D cinema and the top of the tower) it all costs around 40TL, i would recommend the full package we had a wonderful time there... More 

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61 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Roof view and 4D Istanbul experience are great! The 4D ride is for around 10 minutes and pretty good fun.i recommend it !

1 Thank Basma B
Doha, Qatar
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79 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

This is the tallest building in Istanbul, from which you can see the panoramic view of the city. Methodically I have enjoyed my visit to the tallest building in Istanbul. Make your way up to the observation floor on the 54th level to see spectacular 360 degree views over Istanbul.

Thank Tasaber

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