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Galata Tower

Boasting panoramic views of the city and sea, this tower was built in 1348 by Istanbul’s Genoese trading community as part of their fortifications.

Boasting panoramic views of the city and sea, this tower was built in 1348 by Istanbul’s Genoese trading community as part of their fortifications. The distinctive 62-mt (205-foot) tower with its conical roof is an icon of Istanbul, drawing visitors to its lookout as well as the base, where a lively evening scene finds people from all over the world sipping tea and chatting.