Kadikoy district is one of the districts of Istanbul in the Asian part of the city. It is bordered on the west and south by the Sea of Marmara, on the north by the Scudar region, on the northeast by the Atashir region, and on the east by the Maltepe region.
One of the most beautiful and longest beaches in Istanbul is located in Kadikoy district, which is 21 km long. This beach starts from Haidar Pasha neighborhood and ends in Bustanji neighborhood.
This area can be called one of the busiest areas in the Asian part of Istanbul.
The area of this area is about 41 thousand square meters. Among the neighborhoods of this area are 19 Mays neighborhood, Bustanji neighborhood, Bustan road neighborhood, Gaztepe neighborhood, Hassan Pasha neighborhood, Kushviyolo neighborhood, Koziatai neighborhood, Mardionkuy neighborhood, Jafar Agha neighborhood, Dumlopinar neighborhood, Orphan neighborhood, Arn Ko neighborhood, Aman neighborhood Rasim Pasha is a new desert neighborhood, Sudayeh neighborhood, Fanrbahcheh neighborhood, Fenriolo neighborhood, Fikirtepe neighborhood, Zohto Pasha neighborhood.
One of the most famous streets in this area is Bahariyeh Street, which is a cobbled street with colored balls around it. There are many cinemas, theaters and cultural centers on this street.
Baghdad Istanbul Street is also located in Kadikoy district, which is one of the most popular and well-known streets in Istanbul. This street is parallel to the shoreline of the Sea of Marmara. Betasenchi neighborhood is located around Baghdad Street, which is one of the most important streets in Kadikoy. There is a pier and an amusement park in this neighborhood. In general, Kadikoy is one of the best options for living in Istanbul due to the reasonable prices of goods as well as the good services of hotels and restaurants and good transportation facilities.
The beautiful and magnificent Kadikoy district is located in the Asian part of Istanbul and enjoys the attractive atmosphere of green nature and is also relatively quiet compared to the European part of Istanbul. Although this area includes some of the most important tourist attractions such as Heydarpasa Station, Chamlija Hill and Bustanji Park, there are many places to explore in Kadikoy, such as:
Kadikoy Umbrella Street: Kadikoy Umbrella Street is one of the most magnificent streets in Istanbul.
Yurtche Park: This park starts at the end of Moda Beach and runs parallel to Tupal Korbali Valley.
Fenerbahce Lighthouse: This lighthouse is a historic lighthouse that is still in use. This monument is located on the northern shores of the Sea of Marmara and in the neighborhood of Fanar Baghcheh in the Kadikoy area.
Moda Wharf: This wharf is one of the old and historical monuments of Istanbul. The cafes and restaurants in it are one of the attractions of this pier.
Bustanji Amusement Park: This amusement and entertainment center in this area is one of the oldest Luna parks with a large area in this area.
Barish Manchu Museum: This is a dedicated museum of Barish Manchu, a rock musician and TV star who has exhibits in his former home, which is now a museum and is visited daily.
There are also 5 famous shopping malls in this area: Viaport Marina: Viaport Marina is one of the most famous and luxurious shopping malls in Istanbul, which in addition to its many and stylish stores, accommodates a variety of world-famous and Turkish brands. There are 34 restaurants and coffee shops, an artificial lake, an aquarium tunnel, an amusement park, a bowling alley and a cinema hall.
Palladium Shopping Center: It is one of the most famous shopping centers in Kadikoy. This shopping center is built on 5 floors.
Optimum Outlet: This shopping center is located in the Asian part of Istanbul and has famous Turkish and world brands with reasonable prices and sometimes a lot of discounts. Other benefits of this large complex include an ice ski slope, restaurant, cafe, cinema and more.
Acacia Shopping Istanbul: In this shopping center, there are a variety of items such as cosmetics, sports equipment, toys, jewelry and.. It also has a restaurant, coffee shop, supermarket, parking lot, cinema hall, concert hall, game city and..
Kozi Shopping Center: In this shopping center, a variety of Turkish and global brands can be seen.
There are about 25 schools in the Kadikoy district, of which there are about 12 primary schools, 7 full-time schools, 6 middle schools, and 10 high schools. Universities in the region include Marmara University, Istanbul Civilization and Mu Bankakilik.
In addition to bus and taxi options, there are a variety of transportation options on Baghdad Street. The passenger terminals, as well as the high-speed Qatarman ferry, are located in Kadikoy and Bustanji, and the regional railway is located north of this street. The Bustanji neighborhood also has a ferry dock that connects to the European part of the city as well as the Princess Islands.
One of the most popular features of Kadikoy is its restaurants. There are high quality restaurants and cafes in this area. The most popular of these restaurants, cafes and tea gardens are in the Kadikoy Bazaar area, Bahariyeh Street, along the coastline and Moda Street. The first Iskandar Kebab is cooked in Iskandar restaurant in this area. One of the most famous ice cream parlors in Istanbul on Muda Kadikoy Street is Ali Avesta Ice Cream.