Maiden's Tower, Uskudar, Istanbul
No reviews yet


Ticket Price

$27.99 $27.99

About This Ticket

Nestled on a tiny islet off the coast of Istanbul's Asian side, the enigmatic Maiden's Tower (Kız Kulesi) stands as both a beacon and a testament to the city's rich lore. A silhouette against the vast expanse of the Bosphorus, the tower has served various roles throughout history, its story punctuated with legends of love, sorrow, and guardianship.


  • Relive the romantic and tragic legends that imbue the tower with its distinct mystique.
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Istanbul's skyline, where continents meet and cultures blend.
  • Learn about the tower's multifaceted history, from a Byzantine watchtower to an Ottoman quarantine hospital.
  • Savor the atmospheric setting, with waves lapping against the islet and seagulls soaring overhead.
  • Discover the architectural transitions the tower has undergone, bearing witness to the epochs it has seen.

What’s Included

  • Round-trip boat transportation to the Maiden's Tower from meeting point.

Ticket Details

Expand allCollapse all

Hours & Location

You can reach the Maiden's Tower by taking a short boat ride from either the Asian or European sides of Istanbul.

Galataport Istanbul Location (European Side)

Departure times for boats from Galataport Istanbul: 11:00, 12:30, 14:15, 15:30, 17:00

Note: The boat that departs at 17.00 is not returning back to Galataport Istanbul. It returns to Uskudar Port (Asian side)

Uskudar – Salacak Pier, Maiden’s Tower Ticket Office Location (Asian Side)

Departure times for boats from Uskudar-Salacak Pier: Every 30 minutes between 09:00 - 19:00

Know Before You Go

  • Simply show your ticket at port entrance and get in.
  • Maiden's Tower Istanbul visit takes around 60 minutes.
  • There may be queue at the port for boat.
  • Photo ID will be asked from child tickets.
  • Please check boat departure times and be at port minimum 15 minutes before.


You May Also Like

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  • Location
  • Amenities
  • Services
  • Price

Best Tickets on TurkTickets.com

4.75 by 7 reviews
  • Location4.86
  • Amenities4.71
  • Services4.86
  • Price4.57
$33.89 $33.89
4.4 by 5 reviews
  • Location4.4
  • Amenities4
  • Services4.8
  • Price4.4
$27.48 $27.48
4.69 by 4 reviews
  • Location4.75
  • Amenities4.25
  • Services5
  • Price4.75
$13.79 $13.79

Get This Ticket

please, select date first
please, select date first
× Need help?