Istanbul Travel Guide

Galata Bridge

  • Overwiev of Galata Bridge

  • It’s also a place where the city’s locals gather to fish, eat and drink

  • The first time electric cars crossed this bridge was in 1914

  • It has been known as the New Bridge,and was constructed in 1845

The Galata Bridge is one of Istanbul’s most charming landmarks. Much more than simply a link connecting the old and new across Eminönü and Karaköy. It’s also a place where the city’s locals gather to fish, eat and drink.