Summer is just around the corner. That means that you are planning your summer vacation, and once you arrive you will be looking for the best spots to go out.
Follow our Istanbul guide to the best summer nightlife on the banks of the Bosphorus. The waterfront, open-air clubs unlock their doors to satisfy the Istanbulites’ hunger for entertainment. The shortlist of summer classics (for those looking to mingle with the crème de la crème) includes:
1. Reina: a celebrity hot spot with one of the best views of the Bosphorus, located right under the Boğaziçi Bridge. A complex that includes some of the best restaurants under its roof in addition to the flashy bar and dance floor, Reina is expected to attract the glitterati of Istanbul to dance the night away until the wee hours of the morning yet again.
2. Sortie: a fascinating view of the Bosphorus in a huge huge complex. At Sortie, the party gets going when the sizzling crowd makes their entrance late at night, letting their hair down and shaking their booty until they can no longer stand.
3. Anjelique: Famous for its impressive location as well as its high-society atmosphere, Anjelique is considered one of the best waterfront clubs in Istanbul. If your ambition is to spot Istanbul’s in-crowd on a night out, this is certainly the place to do it.
These clubs are just some of what Istanbul tourism has to offer. If you aren’t too tired from your night out, museums, historical neighborhoods, arts and shopping are just some of the daytime activities that will ensure you have an amazing time traveling in Istanbul.