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Who wants to go shopping?

This neighborhood was a navy base in Ottoman Empire. The marine soldiers were called Levent and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LoveIStanbul365
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Zurich, Switzerland
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A classic beauty with modernization and history

Only place in istanbul where you see the mixture of history and classical mordern architecture... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2016
al s
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Bangladesh
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2 weeks ago
“ Who wants to go shopping?”
4 May 2016
“A classic beauty with modernization and history”
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Istanbul, Turkey
Sirkeci
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This neighborhood was a navy base in Ottoman Empire. The marine soldiers were called Levent and therefore the neighborhood was named after this title. Once considered “outskirts”, this neighborhood is now one of the most vibrant parts of Istanbul. It’s home to skyscrapers, shopping malls,...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2016

Only place in istanbul where you see the mixture of history and classical mordern architecture. Full of places and amusments to look around.

2  Thank al s
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Levent Soysal was very knowledgeable of the history of Ephesus and Turkey as a country. Learned a lot. Would recommend this tour to anyone with Levent as a guy and Bulent as a driver. We were very well taken care of.

1  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Essentially the Levent area, easily accessible by Subway, is the modern part of Istanbul not far from Taksim and downtown. It has Western Europe style big shopping malls selling goods similar to a London mall, and it has several large chain hotels. Istanbul is a...More

Thank 牧 黄
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Many business offices are located here...It is an expensive part of the city on European side, with those beautiful villas :)

1  Thank MahshadHk
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Around the Levent metro station, there are shopping malls with food courts and the money exchange shop in the basement of the shopping mall. The area is convenient for the tourist and easy to access to tourists spots.

1  Thank mmsswkm
Reviewed 20 December 2014 via mobile

Many reviewers have already mentioned that this is he business district which has three malls. Well, we did visit the malls and the usual global brands were there but they did have local Turkish brands and designs. I liked the modern architecture on some of...More

2  Thank amazon786
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Levent is one of the best and expensive parts of İstanbul on European side.Easy to reach at this place by metro as it is the most convenient way of transportation and by public bus from many parts of the city.Here you can see the tallest...More

3  Thank junior1907
Reviewed 7 September 2014

I came to Levent so I can visit the shopping centers, this district has the biggest two malls there, the district was very busy lots of cars, you need to climb the bridge to get to the other side of the street, and I got...More

4  Thank Ebrahem D
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Levent is a wonderful part of Istanbul. There are a lot of skyscrapers, shops, malls, hotels, but it is very crowded in the evening. Don't go there by car in the evening ! The best way to reach Levent is by underground for sure.

2  Thank Claudiu S
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Maha B
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Response from Ebrahem D | Reviewed this property |
the fastest way and the easiest way to get there is through metro station, at the metro station at Taksim you will find a map that explains the rails and which you should take to get to where you want (in your case levent... More
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