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Kuzguncuk Mahallesi 15, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a walk around the bridge, there is a very nice walking area next to the Bosphorus where you can rent a bicycle and enjoy the view!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank milkolori
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wow, its a big one ! we did a lovely boat trip along the Bosphorus and this bridge looks amazing and i took some brilliant photos. A photographers dream being on a boat passing it.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank eatdrinkstay
Reviewed April 3, 2019

Spanning the two continents of Europe and Asia, this is a nice bridge to admire. On the Asian side, do not miss the palaces. A Big Bus is the best way to see this and many other sites.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019

Looks lovely at night when the bridge is lit up. Interesting construction of the bridge and architecture to view from a distance.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019

a much more beautiful spectacle during the night, and in the water on a cruise/boat , or even at a good viewing spot, but night or day, and beautiful construction

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Zubair B
Reviewed March 19, 2019

All my life I wanted to see this strait , one of the most strategic in the world , the pinch point between the middle east and Europe and two great seas. saw this on a bus tour . so could concentrate insteead of worrying...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gordon M
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

The Bosphorus Bridge is special because it connects Europe and Asia. At night it’s beautiful lighted.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

We saw this bridge whilst taking a short cruise up the river. Nothing outstanding about the design but quite a large expanse.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

i think for a short trip like 3 or 4 days there are much better places to spend your time for visiting but cant deny there are good food near the place that if you go you should absolutely try

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank manssiiii
Reviewed February 22, 2019

this is the bridge which connect Europe and Asia. seen this bridge on our Bosporus cruise tour in Istanbul..

Date of experience: February 2019
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Booboosontour
June 22, 2017|
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Response from FreeJohnny | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the Bridge is not open for walking during normal times. It is open once a year during the Istanbul Marathon during every fall. That time they close it to the public and open for running & walking.
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Ana B
February 24, 2016|
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Response from Pete C | Reviewed this property |
Try the public tram system.I'll try to find out which station you need to alight. Also depends where you're travelling from but the trams are really good.
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Leslie B
October 29, 2015|
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Response from selcukakbaba | Reviewed this property |
The Bridge joins the european and asian side of İstanbul/ Turkey. Both sides are in the same city
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