If you are lucky enough to celebrate New Year in Istanbul, you can enjoy by going to a concert, street party or in some sweet workshops. There are plenty of things that you can choose to do in Istanbul.
This Turkey’s metropolitan is busy with tourist all year, but during the holidays is definitely the busiest. Istanbul’s marvelous churches are definitely one of the best places to visit.
If you want more casual evening go to the street parties. There are many DJ performances, artificial snow and laser shows. There is also a supersize party in Taksim Square- full with locals and tourists.
Taksim Square has the most lively atmosphere. The Bosphorus Bridge is one of the city’s most popular focal points with a stunning skyline, and spectacular fireworks at the night sky at midnight.
In other locations in the city, you can find a variety of parties to check out with some of the popular bars and clubs, restaurants, the Gar Music Hall, the Turkish Night Show with many dancing and folk music.
There is also another option for the evening- to take a Bosphorus dinner cruise where you can enjoy the fireworks and all the views Istanbul has to offer as you sail peacefully.
For New Year celebrations in Istanbul, the sky is the limit! When the clock hits 00:00, a gigantic visual show will be triggered all over the city. Thousands of fireworks will turn the night into day and welcome the new-born year with sparkling enthusiasm.
If you are planning to spend New Year’s Eve in Istanbul make sure you book a hotel on time . Istanbul is a city with many options for accommodations –guest houses, bed a breakfast establishments, apartments and many incredible hotels. If you want to treat yourself with a nice hotel, you can choose from the Hyatt Istanbul, Nippon Hotel, The Hilton and many others.