Carousel Shopping Mall
How to get there
How to get to Carousel Shopping Mall, Istanbul:
From Taksim: Take the bus numbers 71T(Taksim-Atakoy) or 72T(Taksim-Yesilkoy). Bus stop: Bakirkoy. Carousel Shopping Centre is right there.
Alternatively, you can take the dolmuses departing from the Tarlabasi street near Taksim.
From Sultanahmet: Get to Sirkeci Railway station, take the suburban train. Train stop: Bakirkoy. Carousel Shopping Centre is a short walk away in the direction of seaside.
Alternatively, you can get to Eminonu by taking the T-1 tram or by walking.Then take bus number 94(Eminonu-Osmaniye). Bus stop: Bakirkoy.Or take bus number 81 ( Eminonu-Yesilkoy). Bus Stop: "Gezi yolu".
Latitude / Longitude: 40.97763, 28.87212
With a full sized carousel in its centre, Carousel Shopping Mall provides shopping, entertainment, health and cultural activities with a desire to bring together families and their children. Located in Istanbul's Bakirkoy district, Carousel is within easy reach of Ataturk Airport.
Carousel Shopping Centre has 117 stores selling a wide range of fashion, electronics, sportswear, books, music and cosmetics along with a number of fast food restaurants, cafeterias, an entertainment center and a 4 hall cinema. MIgros Supermarket has a branch here.
International and local brands are spread over 3 main floors including Beneton, Diesel, Lacoste, Mango, Marks & Spencer, PIerre Cardin, Polo Garage, Vacco and TeknoSA.
The Mall hosts regular guest speakers, book signings, exhibitions and performances. There is free parking available for shoppers and a special baby care unit.
In 1996, Carousel was awarded the "Jean-Louis Solal Marketing Award" by the International Council of Shopping Centers.
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