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Baghdad Street in Istanbul

A special tour in the famous Baghdad Street

Baghdad Street in Istanbul
03rd February 2023
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Have you heard about Bagdad Street in Istanbul? It is known as one of the most important, longest and most prestigious streets in the city, due to its strategic location, high tourist status, and its components that compete with Istiklal Street, which matches it in importance on the European side.

We will accompany you through the following article on a tour to get to know this street.

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Basic information about Bagdad Street

  • It is one of the most important and longest streets of Istanbul on the Asian side.
  • It is 6 km long and extends from Kadikoy to Maltepe.
  • The history of this street dates back to the Ottoman era, specifically to the period of Sultan Murad IV.
  • What earned this street the status it is known for today is its length and shops.
  • It contains the most famous international brands issued by well-known designers.
  • The street attracts millions of tourists annually who want to learn about an ancient past.
  • You can find everything you need in terms of clothes, shoes and jewelry.
  • It has a lot of restaurants/cafes/patisseries and more.
  • The prices of goods and products are very appropriate and are lower than those found in malls.
  • You can find a lot of handmade products.
  • This street is easily accessible through the abundance of public transportation.
  • Many people gather to watch football matches.
  • In general, it is a place for organizing popular gatherings and popular events.

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The most important restaurants in Bagdad Street

You cannot finish your tour of Bagdad Street without sitting at one of its luxurious restaurants and tasting one of the delicious traditional or even modern Turkish meals. very.

The matter is not limited to restaurants only, but there are many cafes in which one can sit in order to sip a warm or cold drink after a long and exhausting shopping tour among dozens of various stores.

Visit these places near Bagdad Street

This street is adjacent to many distinctive tourist attractions that it is preferable to visit with your family after you have finished touring in it, and it is very suitable for young children, as they can have an unforgettable time .. the most prominent of which are the following.

1 - Bostanci Park

Bostanci Park is an amusement park located in Istanbul, and it offers a variety of exciting games and attractions, as well as family-friendly activities such as mini golf and bumper cars.

The park also includes a variety of restaurants and cafes where visitors can enjoy traditional Turkish cuisine and is an ideal destination for those who Looking for an exciting day out with friends and family.


2- The Toy Museum

The Istanbul Toy Museum is a must-visit destination for visitors of all ages. Located in the heart of the city, this museum houses a large collection of toys from all over the world.

From traditional Turkish games to modern Western favorites, there is something for everyone to enjoy. The museum also includes exhibitions and activities. Interactive that allows visitors to learn more about the history and culture of the games.


Hotels near Bagdad Street

There are many distinguished hotels near it that attract many tourists at peak times, as many of them prefer to stay near a place like Bagdat Street, where they can get everything they need without having to travel long distances or waste time searching in places you do not know.

* What can be said about Bagdad Street is that it is an important and sublime addition to tourism in Turkey in general, and Istanbul in particular, which annually hosts millions of tourists from different countries of the world.


The effect of Bagdad Street on Kadikoy real estate

 Located in one of the most vibrant areas of Istanbul, this street quickly became a center for merchants, dining, and entertainment.

The influx of visitors to the area increased the demand for real estate in Kadikoy, which led to higher prices and an overall rise in real estate value.

With its attractive location, amenities, convenient, bustling atmosphere, it's no surprise that Bagdat Street is so popular and has had a positive impact on the local real estate market.


Istiklal Street corresponds to Bagdad Street

Istiklal Street is one of the most famous and lively streets in Istanbul. It is a popular destination for both locals and tourists alike. It is characterized by its lively nightlife, unique architecture, and cultural attractions.

The street extends for approximately 1.4 kilometers and is surrounded by shops, cafes, restaurants, galleries, souvenir shops, and more.

It is also home to some of the city's most iconic landmarks such as Galata Tower and St. Anthony of Padua Church. With its bustling atmosphere, lively music and array of international cuisine, the street truly embodies the spirit of Istanbul.


How to get to Bagdad Street in Istanbul?

To get to Bagdad Street in Istanbul, take the tram from Sultanahmet station to Aksaray and from there you can walk or take a taxi to the street and it should take about 15 minutes.


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