Konak Square

Also Refered As:

Konak Meydani

Konak Square, Izmir Overview

Konak Square or Konak Meydani is a busy public square located in Konak district of Izmir. It is the city’s busiest part as it’s a common meeting place for many. Designed by Gustave Eiffel, the square is known for government buildings, shops, restaurants and cafes. One can also feed birds here.

Some of the notable structures at Konak Square include the City Hall of the İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, the İzmir Clock Tower, Yali Mosque and the Central Bus Station. The Konak Pier, which lies at the eastern end of the Square and overlooks the Aegean Sea, is a popular attraction to board a ferry for amazing views of the coast and İzmir. At the southern end of the Square is Ege University’s Cultural Centre, which comprises a music academy, opera house, and modern art museum. Located nearby is Kemeraltı, İzmir’s historic market district, home to several stalls, mosques, and synagogues. One can get Turkish food here along with handmade souvenirs and clothes.

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