The Turkish capital of Ankara is brimming with opportunities for shopping enthusiasts. You won't be lacking any options in the city, whether you're on the hunt for spices, handicrafts, clothing, jewelry or want a bazaar experience. With a wide selection of shopping available, it would be wise to plan where you want to go shopping before you begin.
A modern experienceIf you're looking for contemporary shopping in Ankara then Tunalı Hilmi Avenue is a great starting point for your day. Here you'll find the modern Kentpark Mall, an impressive and airy building featuring six levels filled with stores. In addition to clothing, jewelry, textiles and gift stores, you can find restaurants and a dining area. Anka Mall is your go-to spot if you're chasing the well-known brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Zara, Mango and stores by Turkish high-end brands. Cepa Mall is another great indoor shopping experience available to you. It's modern interior serves as home to many local and international stores selling whatever you may need, in addition to a cinema, restaurants and bistros.
The traditional Turkish bazaarIf you're looking for shopping streets then you can make your way to the chestnut tree lined Atatürk Boulevard and browse through its many bookshops, delicatessens and arcades. Travelers looking for the authentic and traditional bazaar experience have a wide array of sites to enjoy. Çıkrıkçılar Yokuşu is a must-visit when in Ankara for shopping, where you can purchase authentic items to bring home with you as well as being a interesting place to people watch. The Bakırcılar Çarşısı (bazaar), the street of the copper workers, is a top spot if you're looking for hand crafted copper items, embroidery or carpets. Ankara Castle and it's surrounding areas are also great for shoppers looking for authentic souvenirs and hand made items.
With its spacious rooms, café bar and valuable concierge services, the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ankara is the perfect place to stay on an Ankara shopping break. Popular shopping locations are within walking distance, and our helpful hotel staff are happy to assist you with where you should go for shopping and how to get there.