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Istanbul Sapphire, Istanbul

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One of Turkey's tallest buildings, Istanbul Sapphire offers unbeatable views of the city's European section. Situated in the central business district, the skyscraper rises 54 floors above ground and boasts special features designed to absorb sunshine and protect the interior from external noise and harsh weather conditions. More than just a marvel of modern engineering, the building draws tourists with its shopping mall, restaurants, indoor golf course, vertical gardens, swimming pools, and observation deck, which provides a 360-degree view of the city. The 43rd floor houses a 4-D movie experience, simulating a helicopter flight over the city. Find out how to plan Istanbul trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • We visited the Istanbul Sapphire Observation deck twice during our recent stay, once when it was dark and once before sunset. The views from here are spectacular and well worth the 38 YTL entrance...  more »
  • Sapphire is a skyscraper located in the central business district of Levent (easy access by metro). The building is one of the tallest in Europe. It is mainly a luxury residence with a shopping mall.....  more »
  • The second day in Istanbul we spent in the local downtown of Istanbul and saw the highest city's building "Sapphir center". Nevertheless, we recommend to see not only this one but to walk along the...  more »
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  • Its 21 century my friends If you wanna attract Europeans it's a good idea to serve some Champagne and Beer. I visited Shard in London and I had a glass of Moët while enjoying the astonishing view. Also can you try to maintain the glass clean as it ruin the view and the photos. I hope you will take a note.
  • I like Sapphire Mall, it located at the exit of the Metro station is 4.Levent and I usually visit before I travel to Sabiha airport from the adjacent bus station. It has lots of brands, has a nice food court and I really like the front bright LCD display at the entrance. Parking is big. You can enjoy with family and friends.
  • A great place to spend some time. The building really looks interesting from the outside. There are some shops inside but don't expect too many, it's just ok. There are also good food places inside. The best thing for me personally was the viewpoint on the top of the building and I strongly recommend checking the weather before going there. On a good day you can see really far as you can tell by my images provided and enjoy the view of Istanbul. Besides, there are plenty of chairs and tables provided thus giving you the opportunity to hang out with friends for some hours if you wish to do so. I'll visit some day again.
  • If you want to watch a movie with your loved one on the most comfortable cinema seat in Istanbul, you should definitely go to Sapphire cinema. It is cosy and nice! Also you can observe the stunning 360 degree view of Istanbul from top of the Tower, it is really worth it,Amazing!
  • Pretty interesting place - definitely worth the view from the top! Personally did not like the 4D experience they offered there too - but a lot of other people were actually quite happy with it... So it is from person to person perhaps. The view from the terraces is quite astonishing trough!

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