• Ortakoy Mosque, Istanbul - Turkey
  • Cistern Basilica (Yerebatan Sarayi), Istanbul - Turkey
  • Topkapi Palace, Istanbul - Turkey

Bazaars of Istanbul

Grand Bazaar


Egyptian Bazaar


Arasta Bazaar


Sahaflar Carsisi




There are many other small bazaars and old shopping areas in Istanbul, such as; Kumkapi Fish market, Sariyer Fish Market, Beyoglu Flower & Food market (Cicek Pasaji), and so on. There are also weekly bazaars settled in every neighborhood of the city on one day of the week, frequented mostly by local people.

Istanbul has many ultra modern shopping malls with international and national brand names too, which fits today's world needs in every aspect. These are mainly located in the new part of the city close to residential or financial districts, and are open every day of the week usually between 10:00 - 22:00. Some of these modern shopping centers are: Akmerkez, Metro City, Kanyon, Istinye Park, Astoria, Nisantasi City's, Meydan, Galleria, Carousel, Olivium, Capacity, Paladium, 212 Istanbul, Forum Istanbul, Airport, Viaport, Metroport, Optimum, Kale, Atrium, Capitol, Profilo, Mayadrom, Tepe Nautilus, Cevahir, Dogus Power Center, Polcenter, Boyner, Carrefour, Bauhaus, Praktiker, Gotzen, Metro, Bricolage, Ikea, etc.