Sapphire Observation Deck

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The Sapphire Observation Deck is one of the best spots to visit in Istanbul, with a breathtaking bird's eye view from the top floor of the Sapphire building.

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Duration: Unlimited Free Time

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See various natural beauties and historical buildings of Istanbul from the terrace area.

Enjoy shopping and dining at this mall located in one of the most popular areas of Istanbul.

Be amazed by the magnificent view from the observation deck


Entry to Sapphire Observation Deck

Covid-19 precautions

Safety: All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

Social: Distancing is maintained in deck

Mask: Wearing mask is mandatory during visit

Limited Visitors: To reduce crowds, the number of visitors are limited

What a city! What a view!

Get a true 360-degrees birds-eye view of Istanbul from the observation deck of one of Istanbul’s tallest skyscrapers, the Sapphire Shopping Mall, and experience Istanbul from the sky as very few people do.

The Sapphire Shopping Mall is located in the lively neighborhood of 4. Levent, in the European side of the city, and it’s very easy to reach using the metro.

At the Sapphire Observation Deck you'll get an idea of how big Istanbul really is! You can take amazing pictures of the city and the Bosphorus Strait, plus there are some delicious food options there. Why not enjoy a delicious dessert with the view or have a romantic dinner at the Vista Cafe & Restaurant.

You can even try the SkyRide 4D simulation and 'fly' over the city to see Istanbul's famous landmarks as you've never seen them before!

Open every day: from 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM

Please meet your guide at the meeting point 10 minutes before the tour start time.

How To Get There?

The Sapphire Shopping Mall can be reached via the metro, getting off at the 4.Levent station. Access to the observation deck is located on the ground floor, inside the mall.

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Sapphire Observation Deck is Included in Istanbul Go Pass®️ with English speaking Professional Guide.

  • No reservation required, just go to the entrance and present your digital Pass.
  • Food or beverages are not included.

Sapphire Observation Deck, which is at the top floor of the Sapphire Shopping Mall, is one of the most unique ways of experiencing Istanbul. When you are 236 meters high, you get to see a much larger portion of the Istanbul.

If you have an Istanbul Go Pass, you can enter the Sapphire Observation Deck without booking. The pass also offer you special privileges on your visit.

Sapphire Observation Deck offers visitors the opportunity to visit every day of the week from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM. This is also the working hour of the shopping mall, so you can shop, visit restaurants and cafes, and participate in other entertainment.

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