The busiest street of Istanbul – Customized Istanbul Tours
A walk on Istiklal Street during customized Istanbul tours, means a time spent nice. Istiklal Caddesi (Independence Avenue) is the heart of Beyoglu, the more modern district of Istanbul built during the 19th century.
The city’s most popular strolling, shopping and snacking street. It is now reserved for pedestrians, is lined with boutiques, cafes, consulates, restaurants, galleries, cinemas and banks. That means you have many places to see here in your customized Istanbul daily tours. When 19th-century travellers spoke of Constantinople (Istanbul) as the Paris of the East; they were thinking of the Grande Rue de Pera (Istiklal Caddesi) and its half-European, half-Asian culture. The avenue begins at Taksim Square, the hub of modern Istanbul.