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YILDIZ PARK & GROVE; Historical ~Landscape Photography tour

Hosted by the Consul of the Istanbul Photo Group
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Took place 1 month ago
Thu 04 Mar 17:00 - 19:30

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It will be lovely to see you all happy and healthy out visiting one of the majestic parks & groves of Istanbul .

*we will have a Landscape Photography Tour with a professional photographer on this photo activity
*you will enjoy being in the nature without leaving the city center as well as
* will have an open air lunching opportunity with our friends under Covid heath restrictions @ParkPicnic area...
*Our choice of food will be plenty...
like *Döner/Gyro, * Lemonade~Oysters , *Oyster/pilaf, *"Indian food to Go "....we are planning to grab our food on our way to the park.
*Yıldız Park is walking distance from the meeting point.

*Yıldız Park is the biggest green field of Beşiktaş. The history of it dated back to early 17th century. This extensive field owned by the daughter of Sultan Murad IV during the Ottoman period . The plantation is called Yıldız Park today, was named "Çırağan" after the festivities had been held on the coastline of Çırağan Palace territory centuries ago.

*Yıldız Park was once part of the imperial garden of Yıldız Palace

*The area of Yıldız used to be a forest in Byzantine times. Starting with Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent Era, the sultans made it their hunting ground.

*Currently Yıldız Park is a beautiful garden complex with set in a very large park of flowers, plants and trees, gathered from every part of the world dating from the Ottoman era as well as with its imperial Mansions.

Let's enjoy this beauty together

warm regards,