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Şile Lighthouse, Istanbul

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The Şile Feneri, a historical lighthouse still in use, is located on the western Black Sea coast in the northeast town Şile of Istanbul Province, Turkey.
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  • Beautiful place at Black sea coastline. There is park where people can make BBQ and picnic. I saw a couple doing their wedding photo shoot here, and very sure their wedding pictures are stunning. I...  more »
  • A place with a great view of the black sea! Fresh air and cozy place. A small hand made shop with accessories to select from for yourself and beloved ones  more »
  • Beautiful view from a very nice park in Sile, a town in İstanbul. You can watch the beautiful Black Sea while eating fish in one of the restaurants.  more »
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  • Şile Lighthouse is one of the lighthouses built in the Crimean War in order to find the ways of the ships entering the Bosphorus from the Black Sea. It was built between 1858-1859 by Sultan Abdulaziz after the Anatolian Lighthouse built in 1856 for this purpose. Turkish architects designed the stone part, metal parts and lens crystal system came from a factory in Paris. It sends its light 35 miles away with its 19 m high tower at a height of 60 m above sea level.
  • Amazing location with heart catching view on the black see. There is also a choice for swimming nearby
  • Nice and peaceful place 🍃☘️💐🌻🌊🌬️
  • Amizzzing view to back sea calm and relaxing. Have an excellent sea smiling and relaxing waves sound.. Very good for family travel.. Near it there is a park you can walk to. And it has even better views
  • An amazing place with a stunning view and very kind people

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