Otagtepe (Marquee Hill)РОМАНТИК
If you want to see an amazing Bosphorus view you should visit, Otağtepe (Marquee Hill) located on the asian side of Istanbul. Hill has an amazing bird’s eye view of Bosphorus.
The name of the hill comes from Mehmet the Conqueror. According to stories, Mehmet the Conquer (Fatih Sultan Mehmet) was visiting this hill to make plans about conquering Istanbul.There are two trees at the entrance of the hill, they seem like a man on a horse, afar. According to a legend, Mehmet seeds two trees at the entrance of the hill.
They say it symbolizes the Mehmet.There are cafes located on the hill where you can enjoy the view. To see other Bosphorus view restaurants you can visit ISTANBUL FIND’s Bosphorus restaurants page.