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Istanbul, Turkey
Besiktas
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1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Besiktas is easily reached with bus, tram, boat, or walking. It is a very colorful section of the city with big hotels, restaurants, universities all around. We walked to the bazaar and enjoyed the colorful fruits and fresh fish on the shops. There are lot...More

Thank 4historyandculture
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is one of the handful of suburbs in Istanbul worth going to. Fun, smart, cosmopolitan, radical. If they can just ban smoking in the tea shops, it would be great. Do yourself a favour. Just go.

Thank AustraliaRealEstate
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Besiktas is near the bosphorus. It hosts many landmarks as the Dolmabahce palace and mosque, the besiktas club and stadium plus many others. The area is full of restaurants ,cafes and shops. It is lively and fun to be in it.

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The go-to for every young people in Istanbul, the neighborhood is full of activity with awesome bars and restaurants. You'll find many small shops as well with hand-made products. People are extremely friendly and welcoming. Many foreigners visit the place there and you can easily...More

1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Besiktas is one of the coolest place in Besiktas. With kadikoy it is one of the rare neighborhood that kept his initial soul and typical people. Spend 2-3 hours In the area to get lost in the hilly streets, eat fresh fish and enjoy one...More

1  Thank SpiceNsweet
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I spent there 3 nights and went there for dinning. It was beautiful near the see and lots of Turkish restaurant. Please be awre of Beshektadh football team fan when their team won they'll block the street

Thank Babak S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I don't know the reason, but there are not many tourists around here. The seaside of Besiktas is the beautiful spot to take pictures and enjoy delicius local food. There are some museums worth visiting, too. There is no direct metro from Sultanahumet to Besiktas,...More

Thank ワンケディ
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Walking around besiktas can get bit annoying at times as its very populated. Give your self many hours to explore as it has branded shops clean restaurants and bars. Its mainly known to be a rich mans city. You can walk straight to the coastal...More

Thank sellK
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our group of 2 returned to Istanbul despite ongoing security alerts because we had good Turkish friends. They took us to a small side street near Besiktas fish market filled with trendy breakfast cafes (get off a cab at Naval Museum, cross the main road,...More

Thank AlphaXplor
Reviewed 16 March 2017

walking through the coast road towards bebek will be a scene of paradise for your memory. the square itself is next to the bosphorus which has a cool view to asian side of istanbul

Thank Behzadvaziri
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Besiktas
In Besiktas, skyscrapers compete with palaces for
space in an upscale vista replete with hilly green
parkland filling in the margins. Step into this rather
wealthy neighbourhood and discover a rich mix of
opportunities to shop, dine, and be entertained. For
folks in search of urban buzz, not to mention a
constant reminder of just how important Istanbul’s
waterways are to its rich history, there's the
...More
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