FAQ’s About Galata Tower

Who built Galata Tower?

    Galata Tower was constructed by the Byzantine Emperor Justinianos in 507-508 AD. It was initially known as the Tower of Galata or "Megalos Pyrgos" and located on the north side of the Golden Horn in Istanbul within the citadel of Galata.

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What is the purpose of the Galata Tower?

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What can I see from the top of the Galata Tower?

Can I visit the Galata Tower at any time of day?

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Is there a gift shop at the Galata Tower?

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Is the Galata Tower worth visiting?

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How many steps does Galata Tower have?

How to go to Galata Tower from Sultanahmet?

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How long does the Galata Tower tour take?

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Do I need to book the Galata Tower tour in advance?

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