Bagdat Avenue Vacations
Many of Istanbul’s most interesting sights are near to Bagdat Avenue, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Bostanci Port and the much-loved Suadiye Beach. Also worth checking out are the Istanbul Toy Museum and the Palladium Shopping Mall.
Of course, people come from all over the world to experience Hagia Sophia, one of the most popular attractions in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Spend some time in Istanbul’s center. You can’t miss Hippodrome, Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace.
Get familiar with the local fashion and do some people-watching at popular nearby shopping venues such as the Optimum Shopping Mall.
Sports fanatics vacationing in Bagdat Avenue should book tickets for Sukru Saracoglu Stadium to see the Fenerbahce SK doing battle with visiting teams. Be sure to wear yellow and blue, the colors of the Fenerbahce SK.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after checking out the delights of Bagdat Avenue, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. The Wyndham Grand Istanbul Kalamis Marina Hotel, the Elite Hotel Kucukyali and the ByOtell Asia Istanbul are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.