Taksim Square is the most known cutting edge downtown area of Istanbul. Numerous inns and restaurants are in or close to the Square and on Istiklal Street, and there is a neighborhood transport terminal for open transportation and the tram station. Istiklal pedestrian road has numerous bars, night clubs and motion picture theaters along these lines its generally occupied with youngsters very nearly for 24 hours a day. The Square is likewise the meeting spot to observe New Year's Eve, parades, open shows and different shows.
The most essential landmark in Taksim Square is the Independence Monument (Istiklal Aniti in Turkish), remaining toward the start of Istiklal passerby road. This is additionally the turnaround point for the old tram which is the main vehicle allowed on Istiklal Street next to authority (police and government) autos.