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Taksim Park

Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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good place to hangout and walk

great place to see how many people walk haha.. and yeah its good place to take a picture too i... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Pell Mell Square

it was pell mell square . without any tourist guide. there are not any Urban furniture to repose... read more

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Originally built as an artillery barracks and then used as a stadium, this area became an urban park in 1940.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average31%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“small park” (4 reviews)
“gezi park” (3 reviews)
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to see how many people walk haha.. and yeah its good place to take a picture too i went there in summer

Thank mrryansilalahi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was pell mell square . without any tourist guide. there are not any Urban furniture to repose. Nostalgic tram starts moving from there and cross Istiklal street

Thank MohammadJef1984
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Small Park close to famous shopping area with many shops and restaurants... after you are tired with shopping you can relax in this park... worth a visit...

Thank TraveKings
Reviewed 23 April 2017

From this park you can go to four corners of istanbul , very nice to be there in the evening , many poor Turkish people that no have A/C in their homes come here for fresh air

Thank shlomo a
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Taksim Gezi Park is an urban park next to Taksim Square, in Istanbul's Beyoğlu district (historically known as Pera.) It is one of the last green spaces in Beyoğlu ...

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Taksim Park History is lovely Always Istanbul a perfect place to visit I love Taksim Park I love Istanbul "If the world were a single state Istanbul would be it's capital."

Thank Hesham977
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A former site of the military barracks as well as burial grounds, Taksim Gezi Park is a green space surrounding Taksim Square but easily gets mistaken for Taksim Square. Part of the area has been pedestrianised and some of it is now at risk of...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Just do and see everything in Istanbul. Part of the whole world`s history. We never know for how long this will be still possible.

Thank Marlie d
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Strategically located for meeting points or point from which to set out on an adventure. There's a nice cafe nearby. Metro and bus stations. The benches are too low (just like in the rest of Turkey).

Thank Jakub Z
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This park is located at Taksim square. You can walk down the road from Sisli or Nisantasi. You can rest here at the outdoor cafes and watch the passer bys. It is crowded in the afternoons and evenings. You can continue your way down to...More

Thank nkohen
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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