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Maiden's Tower on Bosphorus~Istanbul's Panoramic View Experience

Hosted by the Consul of the Istanbul Activities by the Bosphorus Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 14 Nov 12:00 - 17:00

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Are we ready for a splendid panoramic Istanbul scenery experience, museum visit & Üsküdar street food for tast by Birol ör / and lunching on the Maiden's Tower island !!!

*traveling to Maiden'sTower by the mini boats
* 'll be taking photos of Istanbul from Marmara Sea
* visiting Maidan' s Tower museum for free admission.
* M. Tower has restaurant, cafe~bar available for lunch on the island .
*Uskudar Famous street food is available at the deck area too....
**We ll be enjoying yourselves upon our choice .
Briefly ; ................
The Maiden’s Tower served many different purposes throughout the centuries, including a merchantman tax collection center, a defense tower, and a lighthouse. During the Protected content epidemic, it was transformed into a quarantine hospital and radio station. In Protected content , the building was given over to the Ministry of Defence and then to the Maritime Enterprises 18 years later. Following a number of renovations, nowadays the tower is a visitor attraction, with a ground-floor restaurant offering traditional Turkish dishes alongside excellent views. There’s also a museum with free admission.
One of the mythical stories of the island ; Protected content
... goes that a soothsayer told the king his daughter would die of a snakebite. To protect her, the king constructed a castle out at sea where she could live safely; however, a snake hiding in a fruit basket made it onto the islet and the princess died after the reptile bit her.