Asian Istanbul .... full of tourist attraction
Turkey is the cradle of many civilizations and cultures, it is considered one of the most famous tourist destinations in the world with its historical and archaeological tourist attractions in addition to the charming nature that it has , it is famous for its tourist cities that occupy the highest level among the tourist cities in the world ,
The most famous Turkish tourist cities, which measure up to the first ranks among the international tourist cities, Istanbul, which is one of the most beautiful tourist cities in Turkey in particular and all parts of the world in general, as Istanbul is famous for its location that connects the continent of Asia to the continent of Europe, as it stretches on both continents,
Istanbul is famous with both its European and Asian sides, for its historical and archaeological tourist attractions, in terms of mosques, palaces, castles, museums and forts that tell the stories of civilizations and empires that were established on its lands through the ages and that nothing remains of it but its traces that have been remained witness on it .
In addition to the charming nature of Istanbul in terms of the spread of green spaces, marine coasts, rivers and lakes.
Today in our article we will talk about the Asian side of the Turkish city ,Istanbul, which is famous in addition to its historical and monumental tourist attractions for its beautiful nature, fresh air and calmness that makes you feel relaxed,
the Asian side of Istanbul is less crowded and quieter than the European side, and is considered The ideal place for the tourists who love the calm and relaxation.
The most famous historical, archeological and natural tourist places on the Asian side of Istanbul:
The Kadikoy region in Turkey is considered one of the most famous and oldest tourist attractions in Istanbul, which is located on the Asian side of it and overlooks the Sea of Marmara and the Bosphorus Strait, where the Kadikoy port connects the European side of Istanbul with the Asian side of it through the Bosphorus Strait, and the port is consider a major center for maritime transport .
The Kadikoy region is the first tourist destination in Asian Istanbul. The Kadikoy region has combined the originality of history and the modernity of the past with its streets and historical buildings, which it is famous with it , in addition to its ancient tourist attractions.
The Kadikoy region has witnessed the emergence of many civilizations on its lands such as: the Persian civilization, the Byzantine ,Romans, the Arabs, the Crusaders and finally the Turkish civilization,
So, the Kadikoy region in Asian Istanbul contains many tourist archeological and historical places such as Baghdad Street, which we will talk about it later in our article in addition Street of parasols , Haydar pasa Station and many other landmarks.
Baghdad Street is located in Kadi Koy in Istanbul, on the Asian side of it. Baghdad Street is one of the most famous and oldest historical and tourist streets in Asian Istanbul, , where its importance reaches to the Istiklal Street, which is located on the European side of Istanbul.
Baghdad Street in Asian Istanbul, runs along the coast of the Sea of Marmara, where fresh air and charming nature, you can see near the coast benches to sit on it and relax by enjoying with the view of the sea and its clear blue waters.
In ancient times through the era of the Ottoman Empire, the street linked Constantinople with Anatolia, so its dates back to that historical era. The street was named Baghdad Street to celebrate the annexation of Baghdad to the Ottoman Empire.
Baghdad Street includes the most famous international brands in addition to shopping centers and a group of high-end Istanbul markets.
Bride's Hill (Çamlıca Tepesi )
The bride's hill, which is located in the Asian side of Istanbul, on hill of the hills of Istanbul in the Escudar region, is consider the highest hill among the seven hills that surround Istanbul, which reaches its height about 260 meters,
The bride's hill is distinguished by its unique location, which gave it a charming view of Istanbul and the Bosphorus Strait, where you can see the tourist and natural landmarks of Istanbul with its two sides Asian and European ,painted as if it is an artistic painting of a beautiful beauty and a Divine miracle that fascinates the mind and heart of its natural beauty.
In the hill of the brides, there are green forests with large and huge trees in addition to a group of the most beautiful flowers in the world that spread their perfume everywhere.
The Maiden's Tower is located in the Istanbul city on the Asian side of it ,in the Escudar region and away from its coast about 200 meters. The Maiden's Tower, which stands inside the Bosphorus water in its distinctive shape , is one of the most famous and beautiful tourist attractions in Asian Istanbul,
The Maiden's tower is a small tower made of stone on a small island located at the entrance of the Bosphorus , you can visit the tower by riding a marine boat through the Bosphorus water, where you can enjoy with a cruise through the Bosphorus on your way to the tower.
The Maiden's tower had hide inside it many tales and mysteries about its construction, the most famous of it : It is said that a king loves his daughter a lot, and he saw in one of his dreams that on the eighteenth birthday of his daughter, a snake would bite her and his daughter would die from this bite , so he decided to build Tower for her in the middle of the water to protect it.