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Camlica Hill

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Address: Turistik Camlica Cd. | Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone Number: 02164432198
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Breath-taking view!

I did not know I would enjoy my Istanbul trip that much. That hill was quiet far, but not only me also my family/kids liked it so. 5 points.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Stockholm, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I did not know I would enjoy my Istanbul trip that much. That hill was quiet far, but not only me also my family/kids liked it so. 5 points.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where you can have one of the best views of Istanbul(along with Otagtepe in Beykoz) . You can even see the prince islands. Surrounded by the green, the sea and the blue sky, also amazing tea places. Must-see!!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highest hill in istanbul located on the asian side. If you like nature and simplicity, it is worth the drive across the bridge from european side to asian side. you also get to see beautiful residential districts, which are completely different from the European side. Once you arrive, you can grab a doner kepab sandwich or some simple parties and... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you ever planned to visit Istanbul don't ever miss the chance of visiting camlica hill , the atmosphere there is out of this world (the view , the decorations, the muuuusic ) everything there was beyond amazing, having my moring coffee there took me into higher levels of happiness and relaxation ..... I loooooooved this place

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the place you can see both side of Istanbul Europe side and Asian side its in very high ears of istanbul

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place to enjoy the sunset with family. Many cafes and restaurants open there. Very good prices too. (2 tl for tea and fresh simit).. Play area for kids and nice walking trails.. Get your camera prepared for stunning sunset photos.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

I love it! It's somehow high place you can see a lot of thing from the top and it's beautiful place they have a nice coffee or tea, i tried there the breakfast they don't have menu but it was so yummy and of course don't forget to have pictures there with selfie stick😂

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

I had visited this place twice within 10 days as rhe view is outstanding and love to visited again, crowded with many people as provide cheap menue for limited budget 👍

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Not much to do or see in the park BUT the views of the city of Istanbul and the Bosporus are spectacular! Well worth the trip. We toured Beylerbeyi Palace and then drove up to Camlica. They have a cute cafe with nice lunch menu if you are there around noon. Park was green and lush, nice flower gardens and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Green hill top park which gives panoramic view to Istanbul. Very good restaurant there offering traditional foods at reasonable price.

Thank Muhammad S

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Home to more than half a million residents, Uskudar on the Asian side of the Bosphorus is one of Istanbul’s most densely populated neighborhoods. Once a Greek colony, later a haven for people from across the Mediterranean and the Middle East, this gateway to Asia has been an active and diverse hub for eons. Still, visitors to Uskudar are often more overcome by its myriad treasures than by its many thousand residents. And with fairytale settings such as the “Maiden’s Tower” as well as grand examples of Ottoman Era architecture, plenty of parks, a gorgeous and lengthy coastline, and some of Turkey’s holiest sites, there’s no end to the sightseeing possibilities. Easily reached from the city’s European shores via a steady network of ferries, time spent in Uskudar reveals a “real life” Istanbul that many who experience find extremely fascinating.
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