Shopping in Istanbul

Discover Istanbul and superb shopping experience

Istanbul for Shopping Lovers

East and West, tradition and modernity. Istanbul has everything you need all for shopping. With historical bazaars, world class designer boutiques and stunning modern malls, every year Istanbul attracts millions of shoppers.

Enjoy Istanbul

Through its history, Istanbul has always been a global centre for trade, thanks to its unique location. Today, as well as maintaining that historical heritage, Istanbul has elegant high streets, state of the art malls and even a festival for shopping, attracting millions to the city for a shopping extravaganza.

Shopping variety of the city with traditional and modern products makes Istanbul an attraction point for any kind of shopping lover. Whether you are looking for an antique rug, a high fashion ensemble, breathtaking jewelry, exquisite glassware or authentic artisanal tiles, Istanbul will never disappoint you. From legendary Grand Bazaar to stunning historical bazaars and ultra modern shopping malls, browse at your leisure in small handmade carpet shops or state of the art designer boutiques in Istanbul. Enjoy shopping with the best that East and West can offer.

Shopping Streets

Istanbul is a paradise for shoppers, and some streets are particularly renowned for the large concentration of shops. Some of the most famous shopping streets in Istanbul are Istiklal Street, Bagdat Street and Bahariye Street. Also you can visit Abdi Ipekci Street in Nisantasi district, where you can find world's most famous brands.

Shopping Malls

Istanbul is one of the cities with most shopping malls in Turkey. Other than historical and street markets Istanbul has almost 200 modern shopping malls.

Located in Levent district; Kanyon, Metrocity, Ozdilek and Akmerkez are prominent malls.

Istinye Park in Maslak offers an outstanding open air experience. You should take a rest during your shopping experience in the Brands Street on a cafe and watch the amazing crowd and luxurious cars go by.

Cevahir Istanbul in Mecidiyekoy is one of the biggest malls in the world. Carousel, Capacity and Aqua Florya are close to the Ataturk Airport. Capitol in Altunizade district, Palladium and Brandium in Atasehir district and Nautilus in Kadikoy district are in the Anatolian side.

Bazaars and Street Markets

Turkey's largest city of Istanbul has much to offer the serious shopper, from the Grand Bazaar to the authentic spice markets and shopping centres to neighbourhoods full of intriguing boutiques. Sophisticated, contemporary boutiques are springing up among the traditional bazaars and back streets of Istanbul. Come and discover Istanbul like never before with superb shopping experiences.

The most stunning bazaars and street markets;

  • Grand Bazaar, Egyptian Spice Bazaar, Arasta Bazaar, Antique Books Market.
  • Sultanahmet Area, Sali Market, Ulus Market, Cumartesi Market.
Istanbul for Shopping Lovers
Shopping Street, Sultanahmet, Istanbul