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The Bosphorus Bridge, Istanbul

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Board a ferry or a cruise ship and sail under The Bosphorus Bridge for the best views of the bridge, the first to connect the continents of Europe and Asia. This suspension bridge with steel cables was completed in 1973. The only way to access the bridge today is by car. Make your Istanbul itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.
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  • Beautiful, big bridge connects the Asian offender European side of Istanbul, walk the bridge and see it from far view
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  • The Bosphorus Bridge is just a bridge, really, but its importance lies in that it's a suspension bridge, joining the Asian and European parts of Turkey. It looks quite nice during the day and lovely a...  more »
  • Is the city's most famous bridge, linking Europe to Asia, then needs to be looked at because visually appealing particularly at night. Its size is impressive, especially when you're passing on a mega oil tanker and it will pass under your feet! The best spot to take some great pictures is undoubtedly the Ortakoy district, from which the bridge is visible in the ideal way for some great photos. To visit in the evening, day off the lighting.
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