İstanbul-Dolmabahçe Palace

Eingangstor von Dolmabahce Palast - Entrance of Dolmabahce Palace, Istanbul

Istanbul: Dolmabahce palace

My second day in Istanbul was all about sight seeing. But for me the ultimate highlight was visting Dolmabahce Palace.

Dolmabahce Palace

The public rooms near the entrance of the Dolmabahçe Palace are beautiful interiors, but the further back you go the rooms look plainer and more Victorian. This is where the Harem ladies spent most their time.

Dolmabahce Palace Istanbul Turkey

Dolmabahce Palace Istanbul Turkey

Dolmabahce Palace Istanbul Turkey

Dolmabahçe Palace - The design contains eclectic elements from the Baroque, Rococo and Neoclassical styles, blended with traditional Ottoman. The palace reflects the increasing influence of European styles and standards on Ottoman culture.


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