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Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower)

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Address: kuleli sokak, Izmir, Turkey
Phone Number: 38-25-8-04-27-07-43-32
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Description: This elegant monument which was built in 1901, decorates Konak Square and...
This elegant monument which was built in 1901, decorates Konak Square and has become the symbol of the city of Izmir.
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Symbol of Izmir

Nice place to see just at the entrance of the old bazaar. You can enjoy of shopping in the same area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

This is a lovely landmark and certainly worth taking a picture. The square itself is lit up beautifully at night, and is very busy during the day and evenings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Izmir clock tower is the must have visit place if you will come to izmir .. it is located center of the Konak Square which is also near the Kemeraltı and izmir grand bazaar. .This place has everytime some action from this reason you can not say to other people I visited izmir if you can not go this place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This tower is symbol of izmir city, saat kulesi is in the middle of Konak square. Tower located front of izmir municipality. You can see doves over there and dont forget feed them.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

It's just a clock tower by the harbor. I didn't find anything special. But the locals are quite proud of it. You can go to the harbor and enjoy the atmosphere at sunset. While you're there, take a photo by the clock tower for bragging rights.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice place to see just at the entrance of the old bazaar. You can enjoy of shopping in the same area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

One of many iconic places in Izmir. You can capture some great picture with the birds here as feeding them.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Located in the Konak Square, the tower was built in 1901 by a Levantine French architect and the clock itself was a gift of the German Emperor Wilhelmina II. The clock tower appeared on the 500 Turkish Lira note in the late 1980's. It dominates the square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Lovely old clock tower - lots of people about... close to cute mosque and the bazaar. Also close to Konak square and the water. Not a lot of time needed here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The clock tower is located close to the Konak Mosque and is a great place to relax and spend some time chilling and looking at other people. The metro station is walking distance from the clock tower

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This is a very small yet pretty tower. Looks even more beautiful when it is full lit after sunset. The square is bustling with people, nice place to spend an evening. Across the road is sea so ideal location for spending an evening. Easily accessible by the metro.

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Address: kuleli sokak, Izmir, Turkey
Phone Number: 38-25-8-04-27-07-43-32
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Turkish Aegean Coast  >  Izmir Province  >  Izmir

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