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Address: Anadolu Hisari, Istanbul, Turkey
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US$227.00*
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Private Tour: Rumeli Fortress and Anadolu Fortress from Istanbul
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Anadolu Kavagi Cruise by Private Yacht - Half Day from Istanbul

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fortress

Its like a tween fortress,from both sides of the see,its interesting during the night with the lights,and its amazing to look,from a boat

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 March 2016
Lambrini M
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Thermi, Greece
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Thermi, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Its like a tween fortress,from both sides of the see,its interesting during the night with the lights,and its amazing to look,from a boat

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Anadolu Hisari or Anatolian Fortress in English is very historical and important structure at Asia side of Istanbul in Turkey. it was built by Yildirim Beyazid who was the Sultan of the Ottomom Empire at 14.century for protection and watching to Bosphorus any attack from warships and soldiers. But after conquering of Istanbul by Sultan Fatih Sultan Mehmet Han,it started... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

The fortress was build around 1400 and was a symbol of the power of the Ottoman Empire. It is flanked by another fortress on the other side of the Straits and would have helped the Ottomans control access to the Black Sea. Today, it is an impressive ruin with a town built around it. You get a real feel of... More 

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istanbul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Lovely place,an important sight of İstanbul on Bosphorus,it is very nice to see it specially from the boat passing through.Strongly recommended to visit this amazing place.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

As part of our Bosphorus trip we have visited this great Citadel which really show me the greatest era of Ottomans in the past

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

It is a small castle and nothing to see when you go there. It is beautiful from a distance. You can enjoy this little castle when you have a bosphorus boat tour.

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istanbul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Anadoluhisarı,Anatolian Castle is a fortress in İstanbul,Turkey on Anatolian side (Asian) of the Bosphorus which also gives its name to the quarter around it.Anadoluhisarı is an old historical Museum but not open to the public.However,the view from the sea if you are touring by boat is magnificient.Recommended.

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Ankara, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014

If you want to have a breakfast by the Bosphorus, Anadolu Hisari are is a suitable destination. Have your breakfast at Sabanci Ogretmenevi or Big Chefs. The other smaller cafes (especially the ones around Göksu creek) serve too less for too much money. Don't forget to visit Küçüksu Kasri (Pavilion) near the seaside. At least have a tea at its... More 

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Tehran
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014 via mobile

If you wanna have a five-hour tour with your family and have a plesant time i will recommend this place. You can easily find ticket from cabatac and enjoy traveling to the area. Due to the fact that you can find sea food next to sea and watch aintent tower. However the tower is not open and you can just... More 

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istanbul
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2013

nice small castle with a sharp function: cut the stratit from possible aid together with Rumeli fortress on the other side

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