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The Maidens Tower

It is at the intersection point of Asia and Europe. It witnesses the ancient history of the Bosporus and Istanbul. It is located 180 m from the coast, on a rock in the middle of the sea. The Maiden’s Tower has been the subject of many legends throughout the centuries. According to the legend:

The Byzantine emperor has a daughter. The emperor is very happy. The eldest of the savants’ prophesies to the emperor that his daughter will die before she turns eighteen, by being bitten by a snake. Thereupon, the emperor repairs the tower located on a small islet in the middle of the sea and places his daughter here. So, years pass. The emperor’s daughter is about to turn eighteen. However, fate cannot be escaped, a snake that comes out of the basket of fresh grapes sent to the tower, bites the princess, and poisons her.

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You can purchase your tickets from our website and Belbim sales points. It is free for 0-8 year-olds.
Bus for Us departures start at 10.00 a.m. every weekday from Sultanahmet Square and go on every hour until 5.00 p.m

* The tickets purchased through Belbim become active on the bus within 72 hours.

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