Istanbul offers a wide range of lovely routes to choose from. One of these routes is the area stretching from Fenerbahçe to Bostancı. This route is a total must-see for its sea, as well as the amenities and venues it has to offer. Keep reading our article if you are also interested in wandering around between Fenerbahçe and Bostancı.
Go back to your childhood in Bostancı Amusement Park
Bostancı Amusement Park sits on the first place in our list of centers of attraction between Fenerbahçe and Bostancı. Standing right next to Bostancı Performance Center, this park has been in operation for over 30 years and includes rides many of which were made in Italy. Use of the amusement park rides isn’t limited to kids only. So you can also go there as adults and feel like children again. Located in a busy area of the city, this park boasts many different rides some of which offer a bird’s-eye view of the city.
A journey back in time with Istanbul Toy Museum
Established on April 23, 2005 by author Sunay Akın, Istanbul Toy Museum is one of Istanbul’s important museums. The museum displays distinguished examples of the toy history from the 1700s to date. The toys exhibited in the museum are from Sunay Akın’s personal collection gathered in more than 20 years from 40 different countries. This museum also became a source of inspiration for some other cities and districts including Antalya, Gaziantep, Ataşehir, Kartal, and Samsun to establish their own toy museums.
Running, walking, skating and cycling along the Caddebostan Coast
The walking track between Caddebostan Coast and Fenerbahçe is one of the most enjoyable places in the Asian side. You can walk, run, skate, or ride a bike on this track, breathing in sea air while enjoying a gorgeous view. The good part of this activity is that you can do it whether it’s summer or winter, morning or evening.
Let Caddebostan Coastal Route make your day
Caddebostan Coast is not necessarily for walking, running or cycling. You can also enjoy its beauty by simply doing nothing. It is also a perfect spot to enjoy some idle time lying on the grass. And if you also take with you your snacks, drinks, and a picnic cloth or chair, you’ll be someone to envy! Just a reminder that you also don’t forget to take your small speaker with you! Because coffee, music and sea go perfect together!
Go on a shopping spree on Bağdat Avenue
It would be a sin not to mention Bağdat Avenue when talking about Fenerbahçe - Bostancı area! Wouldn’t it be great to lose track of time shopping in the stores on Bağdat Avenue, one of Istanbul’s most famous avenues. Plus, this avenue also hosts many stylish cafés and restaurants offering exquisite flavors.
Some tranquility at Fenerbahçe Park
Fenerbahçe Park, located in Fenerbahçe as the name suggests, received its name from a lighthouse (English for ‘fener’) that was in the area in 1562. This park where green meets blue offers a very relaxing atmosphere. It also houses many restaurants. You can go to this park to make a fresh start to your day with a lovely breakfast either at one of the park’s restaurants or on the grass. This park, which is also home to a 150-year-old mastic tree, is just the perfect place for those wishing to take a break from the stress of the city life.
Experiencing wonderful flavors
Istanbul is a city full of must-see places. And the area between Fenerbahçe and Bostancı is no doubt one of those places. As the region has a significant historical background, it has many areas of settlement, venues and other amenities in its repertoire. Those making their way to this area experience a day as pleasing as possible. For example, you can eat fresh seafood in one of the fish restaurants, try different kinds of coffees at third wave coffee shops, or spend some time in one of the lovely cafés along the Fenerbahçe - Bostancı route.
Caddebostan Cultural Center for interesting events
Don’t fail to stop by Caddebostan Cultural Center, one of the most important cultural centers in the Asian side, to enjoy many interesting events. Located on an area of 19,000 m2, this center has, since 2005, been offering tens of events in the fields of cinema, expo, conference, and theater every month.
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