Taksim Istiklal Street
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Taksim Istiklal Street

Street in Istanbul, Turkey

Istiklal Avenue or Istiklal Street is one of the most famous avenues in Istanbul, Turkey, visited by nearly 3 million people in a single day over the course of weekends. Located in the historic Beyoğlu (Pera) district, it is an elegant pedestrian street, 1.4 kilometers long, which houses boutiques, music stores, bookstores, art galleries, cinemas, theatres, libraries, cafés, pubs, nightclubs with live music, historical patisseries, chocolateries and restaurants.

photo credit: Istiklal Caddesi, Istanbul via photopin (license)


Taksim, Beyoğlu District, Istanbul, Turkey


Bus: Most buses from almost all over Istanbul's European Side use Taksim as the last stop. Metro : M2 (Taksim Station) Funicular: F1 from Kabataş Nostalgic Tram: T1 from Beyoğlu Tunnel


The entrance is free but you have to pay for your buyings :P

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