Thanks to its modern outlets and traditional bazaars, Ankara shopping is among some of the most exciting in Turkey. Great shopping hotspots can be found across the city, offering a variety of wares.
Stay at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ankara for elegant accommodation in the heart of the city. This first-rate leisure and business hotel in Ankara offers a fantastic central location near several busy shopping areas.
Shopping breaks in Ankara
Shopping in Ankara can be an overwhelming experience, so it’s important for travellers to plan their shopping break carefully. For modern shopping centres, head to Kızılay or Tunalı Hilmi Avenue, home to the modern shopping mall Karum.
Other popular shopping centres include the Galleria in Ümitköy, Bilkem Cemer, Armada in Söğütözü and Ankamall on the outskirts of Ankara. These shopping centres host a range of Turkish, European and international stores and boutiques.
However, for traditional Turkish shopping in Ankara, visit Çıkrıkçılar Yokuşu near Ulus. Bakırcılar Çarşısı, a street of copper workers, is also popular with tourists. And near Ankara Castle, holidaymakers will find an array of stalls selling traditional crafts, jewellery and spices. At the end of a long day of shopping, visit Atatürk Bulvarı and unwind in its chic patisseries, bars and restaurants.
Staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ankara
With its spacious rooms, café bar and valuable concierge services, the Radisson Blu Hotel is the perfect place to stay on an Ankara shopping break. Popular shopping locations are within walking distance, and helpful hotel staff can also advise on public transport and car rental.