Taksim Square

A tourist and leisure destination popular for its endless shopping options, Taksim Square is a must-visit on your trip to Istanbul. Situated in Beyoğlu in the European part of the city, the area is also known for the famous Republic Monument, which stands right in the centre of this square. This lively place with historical significance is great if you want to haggle with the sellers, feast on some delicious Turkish cuisine and buy some souvenirs for your loved ones.