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This neighborhood in the modern section of the city is home to many foreign consulates, and is popular for its restaurants and nightlife.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice experience to try out in Istanbul. More of a tourist attraction than the real deal. Nice to take few pictures and keep up with the old European memories.

Thank Golda T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not expect this area to look like you have seen in pictures. The old tramline does not exist for the moment - they do not seem to be in a hurry to complete the project. Very disappointing.

Thank Anon1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very sought after residential area of the city for foreigners alike, Beyoglu is in the mind of the visitor, like a Paris in the east… small streets going up and down with cafe, bars, and restaurants at every corner, most of them with a...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Currently the whole road from Taksim Square down to the Tunel funicular entrance is being repaved so the vintage tram which runs along Istiklal is not currently running. The current road surface is very uneven and the shops along it, a lot closed do not...More

Thank StephenMilward
Reviewed 20 July 2017

one whole day spent going all over town fun easy on pocket using a common card a tourist feels safe and comfortable moving around

Thank Anandmeenakshi
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Colonized for centuries by non-muslim minorities and foreign traders, the district of Beyoglu (pronounced be-yoh-LU and formerly known as Pera), across the Golden Horn Strait from the historic center, has always been the cosmopolitan heart of Istanbul. At the turn of the 20th century, locals...More

1  Thank iConcierge
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Although tourists primarily visit the Old City / Sultanahmet district, it's worth crossing the Galata bridge to Beyoglu to sample the tourist goods, excellent restaurants and cafes, Galata Tower, and a number of lesser known (but very fine) museums. It also features the best local...More

1  Thank moviegeekjn
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Beyoglu is area of attraction for tourists. Istiklal Street is under construction and old tram has gone so we missed the ride of this tram. Area became over crowded because of construction. Shopping and eating is the main enjoyment of Tourist in this area up...More

1  Thank Kausar W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Beyoglu area located in end of istiqlal street. Night life lasts till midnight. Istanbul historic tram is there.

Thank MohammadJef1984
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Yes, it's bohemian, ok, but nothing really special that demands time that could be spent seeing other sights, walking other streets.

Thank JCW703
Istanbul’s most famous street, pedestrianized Istiklal
Caddesi (Independence Avenue), throbs day and night
and offers a fantastic array of architectural sights,
shops, treats, and throngs upon teeming throngs of
people. At the avenue’s northeastern end is expansive
Taksim Square, thought by many to be the very heart of
the city, with many of Turkey’s most renowned
restaurants and some of Europe’s most happening
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