This is a Genoese tower that was built in the 14th century and is reckoned to be one of the most significant landmarks of Istanbul. The tower measures 220 feet and has nine stories. It also houses a restaurant on the top of the tower that features Turkish dance performances and traditional cuisines.
Surrounded by great clubs and wine bars, Galata is a hotspot for fun and entertainment. You can also have a panoramic view of the city from the top of the building.
Location: Bereketzade, Galata Kulesi, 34421 Beyoglu/Istanbul, Turkey
Entry fee: 35 Turkish Liras, free for kids below 7 years of age
Best Time: 9:AM