During a tour of the Bosporus Strait in Istanbul, a tower at sea attracted the attention of tourists. Only when they asked the guide did they know that it was the "Girl Tower". It is a beacon on the Bosporus Strait, originally for military purposes, but in the turn of the century, it is stained with sad romance. Legend has it that the king shut her up in an isolated lighthouse to protect her daughter, but the curse inevitably came true, and the princess remained in the lighthouse forever. It's so sad and tragic. Now, the lighthouse is a restaurant.
Like the beacon of Cape Hope Lighthouse in Cape Town, South Africa, the Girl Tower in Istanbul has a set of beacons pointing to famous buildings around the world. One of the landmark buildings. The lighthouse, which represents loyal love, has now been transformed into a restaurant.
Unlike other scenic spots, the Girl Tower on a small island in the Pas Prussian Strait is just a small lighthouse with no grand appearance or epoch-making architectural style. She has a legend. It is said that in order to prevent the fulfillment of a prophecy, a young princess was locked on the tower by her father, so she got the name.
Also known as the Kezta, it was built in the 12th century Byzantine period, used for navigation lighthouse, is now a symbol of Istanbul's romance. Legend has it that an emperor loved his daughter. One day he dreamed that his daughter had been bitten by a snake and hid her daughter in the tower, but at last she was bitten by a snake.
Only by boating in the Bosphorus Strait can we see clearly the Girl Tower, & Bosphorus Ferry, you can check the schedule and price at www.sehirhatlari.com.tr. Long-range - "Uzun Bogaz Turu 10 - "35 start, 15 - "00 return, round-trip 25 lira. Long-distance stops at the terminal for 3 hours, visitors can get off the boat and climb the abandoned castle near the mouth of the Black Sea, eat and take a big boat back to Eminonu pier. We traveled on the short 13:00 departure flight, 90 minutes, two hours back and forth, at a cost of 15 lira, without stopping at the end, stopping at a terminal to get off and off passengers, and the short cruise ship turned back after crossing the second bridge in the Bosporus Strait.
Ordinary little lighthouse, there is a beautiful legend, here to see the sunset is really beautiful
There are ships going directly to the Girl Tower, 20 lira, at the European docks. It is open to tourists from morning to 7 p.m. and coffee and meals can be ordered on the tower at the same price as the old city hotel. Dinner starts at 8 o'clock and is open only to booked customers. Candlelight dinner is served with beautiful women singing. There are only two sets for dinner. The price is 155 or 185 lira. After dinner, the hotel will be sent back to European or Asian terminals free of charge. The scenery is very beautiful and worth visiting.
Now there's a cafe under the daughter tower. Interested friends can come and see the Istanbul logo.
The Girl Tower is located in the middle of the Bosporus Strait between Eurasia and Istanbul. It is ferrying from Kabatas in Europe to Uskudar in Asia. There is also a restaurant in the Girl Tarry, which offers 145 lira for each optional set meal, and 175 lira for the premium set meal, excluding service charges. Choose window seats with 20 lira per person.