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Fountain of Ahmet III

Uskudar Meydani | Uskudar Merkez, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
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needs maintenance

Just outside of the Topkapi Palace gate this beautiful fountain need real good maintenance and... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Dogan S
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Istanbul, Turkey
Historical Fountain

Ahmed III Fountain Uskudar is located at Uskudar Square... Built in 18 th century. The fountain is... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
adnanmordeniz
,
London
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“topkapi palace” (10 reviews)
“rococo” (2 reviews)
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Uskudar Meydani | Uskudar Merkez, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
Sultanahmet
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Just outside of the Topkapi Palace gate this beautiful fountain need real good maintenance and repair. First of all though it is a fountain there is no running water!!

Thank Dogan S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Ahmed III Fountain Uskudar is located at Uskudar Square... Built in 18 th century. The fountain is still active...

Thank adnanmordeniz
Reviewed 15 April 2017

It's really amazing to see the detail put into a simple facility for water. Take a close look before entering Topkapi.

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

It's outside the gates of Topkapi Palace. It's a very beautiful building and great for photos. Numerous couples were present taking pictures.

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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite structures of Istanbul. Sultan Ahmet III built this fountain or Çeşmesi in 1782. It was built as a charity for the people visiting the Hagia Sofia Mosque, as they could drink water and perform ablution before entering the mosque....More

Thank HINAWASEEM
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice fountain in the Front Gate of TOPKAPI PALACE !!! Wonder Place to visit and to share with friends

Thank Derdeb A
Reviewed 23 September 2016

It is right outside the palace and is worth spending a few minutes at for photos. Not too exciting though.

Thank Kyle L
Reviewed 20 May 2016

It is very close to the Palace, and if you rush to the Topkai, most probably you pass by. But it is worth to stop and look on the tiles and ornaments on the walls of the fountain. Very good photo opportunity.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 29 March 2016

You can find this unique fountain at the gate of the Topkapi Palace. The design is a mixture of European and Asian style. The wall of the fountain is covered with tiles and sculptures of Ottoman era. Very good place to take photos. Why don't...More

Thank ワンケディ
Reviewed 21 March 2016

As one approaches the Imperial Gateway of Topkapi Sarayi, the Fountain of Ahmed III, stands to the right. The large Rococo fountain has four facets, shaded by a large overhanging roof, which is topped with five small domes. A tap is attached to each facet,...More

Thank hayesy2015
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Sultanahmet
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
...More
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