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Istanbul’s Akmerkez shopping mall

Since the 1980s Istanbul’s residents have embraced the idea of indoor shopping centres and now nearly every neighbourhood in the city has one. Here’s our guide to Akmerkez, which is located in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul and is one of the favourite places to shop among the city’s elite

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Sally Ashley-Cound,

Situated in the neighbourhood of Etiler in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Akmerkez is a four-floor shopping mall with over 250 stores across a total area of 180,000 square metres.

At Akmerkez you will find stores of some of the world’s biggest brands, such as Diesel, Calvin Klein, Massimo Dutti and Levi’s, as well as local brands and department stores including Beymen, Vakko and Mavi Jeans.

In addition to shops, Akmerkez also has restaurants to suit everyone as well as a cinema to relax in after a long day of browsing. The Akmerkez concierge can help with theatre and concert tickets, restaurant reservations and style or shopping advice.

Akmerkez, Nispetiye Caddesi, Etiler, +91 (0)212 282 0170

See how you can save up to 18% when shopping tax free in Turkey

Read part two of our Istanbul shopping mall guide here



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