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Address: Imrahor Caddesi | Sutluce, Istanbul 34445, Turkey
Phone Number:
+90 212 222 2882
09:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

Minaturk is just what it sounds like: a mini version of treasures found in...

Minaturk is just what it sounds like: a mini version of treasures found in Turkey. The park contains 105 models done in 1/25th scale, about half of them from Istanbul and the rest from Anatolia and the Ottoman territories outside of Turkey.

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Fun with a local flair

There were very few tourists here. It was a good place for kids to play, especially with other little kids. Mine had a lot of fun.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There were very few tourists here. It was a good place for kids to play, especially with other little kids. Mine had a lot of fun.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you're in istanbul for just a few days, and don't have time to visit other regions of Turkey, then this is a good place to visit. Here you'll see mini versions of all the major sights and attractions of Turkey. There's the Aya Sofia, the Blue Mosque, various other famous mosques and tombs, the rock formations of Capadoccia, etc... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited many special places in Turkey so we were at Miniaturk in order to find out where else to go... First of all it is not easy to reach this park, there are no indication plates. It is somewhere at the end of Golden Horn and the access road is a simple street. It can be very very crowded,... More 

Thank Alexandru S
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing attention to detail. loved every moment of it. got great pics and spent lots of time reading each monument's history. a must see in ISTANBUL.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

around turkey in two hours! see the historical side of this huge country. all in one place. start here to understand turkey.

Thank Shaltoni
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Miniatures of monuments... ok. Open space, nice for a walk under the sun... no shade... not much. Maybe I am too old for it...

Thank mariovic
Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If it's your first time in Turkey you must visit Miniaturk and put it as top priority on your to do list. You will see the best attractions in Istanbul in extremely made "miniature" with all the details so you can plan your stay according to what drew most your attention. Entrance fees: 10T.L Easy access by bus. The bus... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very practical idea to have these mini sites in every country, you must visit Miniaturk at the beginning of your tour, and then you can decide where to head to next, knowing everything about your destination. It's a nice site and enjoyable for all ages. I enjoyed the details of every mini site, the 4D flight was interesting... More 

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Tehran Province, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was one of the most intresting places I visited in Istanbul. When buying the tickets they asked our nationality and they gave us Persian tickets. the park was full of miniature models of historical places in Istanbul and there was a machinery in front of each one. by holding the ticket on that machinery, we could hear explanations in... More 

1 Thank farnoosh_bel
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best places that you can visit in Istanbul. You will have a general idea about the touristic places in all of Turkey. Also you can take a Marine taxi from Kabatas directly to Miniaturk and it will cost you only 5 Lira The entrance is 10 Lira only for one person

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