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Taksim Square, Istanbul

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Taksim Square represents the heart of the city. The square acts as a transportation hub, with the central station of the metro network here, connecting important districts in the Turkish capital. The bustling, cosmopolitan Istiklal Street ends at this square. Discover important sites of Turkish culture and heritage, like the Monument of the Republic commemorating the fifth anniversary of Turkey's independence, and Ataturk Cultural Center, where concerts, operas, meetings, and exhibitions take place. Add Taksim Square to your Istanbul travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Istanbul online trip itinerary builder.
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  • İ like this place, the place is good for walk, shopping, or hangout with family or friends, there is a lot famous restaurant or branded shop there so we can look easily there and enjoy the place  more »
  • Very busy and a social square in the middle of European side of Istanbul. Everything convenient is right next to this square, Isthiklal street starts here and goes till Karakoy.  more »

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