Galata Bridge in Istanbul

Galata Bridge

  • Kemankeş Karamustafa Paşa, Galata Köprüsü, 34425 Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey

Galata Bridge is one of the most iconic landmarks in Istanbul. The bridge spans the Golden Horn, connecting Old Istanbul with New Istanbul. Built-in 1845, the bridge was originally designed for pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages. Today, the bridge is open to both pedestrians and vehicular traffic. Galata Bridge is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Istanbul, as it offers unparalleled views of the cityscape.