TAKSİM SQUARE PEDESTRIANIZATION PROJECT

The development of a pedestrian zone throughout Taksim Square Pedestrianization Project, which has the largest pedestrian circulation in Istanbul as being the city’s biggest attraction for the public. This project pursues the objective of making both pedestrian and vehicular traffic safe and beautifying the silhouette of the city. When completed, it will provide Istanbul with the largest square of 18.200 m2 devoted only to pedestrians at Taksim with construction of
800 m long underpass between Cumhuriyet Street and Tarlabaşı Street.