Istiklal Avenue, Taksim, Istanbul

Istiklal Avenue

  • İstiklal Caddesi Avenue in Istanbul, Turkey

Istiklal Avenue (Istiklal Caddesi) is the main pedestrian thoroughfare in Istanbul’s European Beyoglu district and an essential cultural center. Stretching from Taksim Square to Tunel Square, the bustling street is lined with late–Ottoman-era buildings built in a variety of architectural styles, ranging from neoclassical to art deco.