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Divanyolu Street

Divanyolu Caddesi Tram Road S | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 539 490 15 91
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This touristy street is lined with shops, restaurants and a visitor center.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
20 Aug 2017
“Local prices apply here”
1 Mar 2016
“The street of the Viziers!”
Divanyolu Caddesi Tram Road S | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 539 490 15 91
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

A busy thoroughfare with shops, cafes and restaurants servicing the local population. There are some beautiful buildings lining up the road too. Those using trams will certainly get to know this street. Possible on a cheapie to reach airport by the combination of tram/metro. This...More

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Divan Yolu means 'the way of the council'. The council of ministers or the 'divan e humayun' used to meet in Topkapi Palace. This was the path they used to take so it was dedicated for the use of the nobles and the soldiers. I...More

Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

İf you come to istanbul and you should see this historical street of old city sultanahmet. You will thank me later...

Thank Laras C
Reviewed 5 October 2015

One morning in Istanbul I went to the Sulemaniye mosque and Beyazit square. From Beyazit I walked along Ordu Caddesi and Divan Yolu Caddesi to Sultanahmet square. The road is busy with traffic and trams but has interesting shops and sights. I walked past the...More

Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 3 October 2015

It is the main road from where tramway T1 goes through. It is the heart of the Fatih area, and the road which pass in front of the most significant monuments of the city. You can find whatever you want...cafes,restaurants,shops,museums,bazaars and many more.

Thank NeliDi
Reviewed 29 September 2015

If you go to the Grand Bazar, you will cross Divanyolu. If you can, walk from Haya Sofia to the Grand Bazar. It´s a unique tour.

1  Thank GibaHK
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Great way to make it from hagia Sophia and blue mosque via divanyolu street to the grand bazaar. Stop and have some Turkish ice cream, enjoy a great meal at the various restaurants, relax for a bit, gain some energy and then head over to...More

Thank Lavinia C
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

This is another large and crowded street with lots of different kinds of shops and stores offering all necessary gifts and other gift items to the tourists.if you do not like the crowd,this is not a good option for you.But from Sultanahmet area to Beyazıt,this...More

1  Thank junior1907
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Divan Yolu Caddesi is in the middle of touristic attractions area very close to Sultanahmet where many shops and stores selling authentic Turkish souveniers and other gifts are at yr service.However,barganing is strongly recommended at any of these touristic stores.Good option to be here and...More

2  Thank junior1907
Reviewed 14 January 2015

It is really crowded street with cars, trams, people, shops, everything. It got us from point A to point B but I didn't like all the crowd. I like the fact there are lots of shops though!

Thank Maja M
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere
stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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