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Same old trick

Every single country has its own local workshops like this where you can find traditional items... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Xaryarkus M
via mobile
Great place for gifts.

I did not buy any gifts but friends did. Great artwork of copper. Old artists still remain. You can... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Istanbul, Turkey
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This is the historical market of copper-smith shoppers. Handmade copper kitchenware are produced and sold in this market. This one of the most popular places visited by tourists.
Boyaci Mahallesi | Eskici Carşisi Sok, Gaziantep 27400, Turkey
+90 536 554 72 64
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Every single country has its own local workshops like this where you can find traditional items most of them are associated with cooking skills nowadays. Similarly to the others this place offers you very high price to items you want to buy. If you are...More

Thank Xaryarkus M
Reviewed 22 March 2018

I did not buy any gifts but friends did. Great artwork of copper. Old artists still remain. You can find nice glasses and cups for your house. very decorative.

Thank CurlyHeadTravels
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

A blindingly huge array of copper and metal goods here in the coppersmiths bazaar. Trays, coffee sets, kebab skewers just to name a few! You can see shop owners and workshops making the goods as well. Definitely worth wandering through - people are friendly and...More

Thank kar-travel-01
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet interesting but not creative. All the shops carry the same items. Different ones are actually outside the copper bazaar..

Thank Hamdi A
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

It was amazing seeing artisans making their copper plates right in the street. The smell of spices and humdrum makes the experience that much richer

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We've been here more than 10 times, it's very nice and traditional area, a lot of these hand-made things such like accessories and other things. You have to negotiate on prices cuz usually it's 2 times more than what you will pay if you negotiated....More

1  Thank WasefAbdulhadi
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

There's a covered bazaar where you can see artisans hand tapping designs on to copper plates etc. Also on the side streets around the castle you'll see more of the same. Great opportunity to take candid photos and no one seems to mind. Also available...More

1  Thank Nichola C
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

While u r walking in the bazaar you will here the sounds of masters who r making cooper handicrafts and see how they are making it. A lot of great cooper suveniers, special shoes where locals wear and called yemeni and good food around. Must...More

Thank agul27
Reviewed 3 May 2017

With the flavors of the east and influence from the west Gaziantep bazar is a great place to visit. Unlike the Istanbul Grand Bazar were the stuff is sold over and over, bazar in Gaziantep is more authentic and unique. Some things are made directly...More

Thank smiltte
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

If you like hand made stuff, you will fall in love with this place. It is in the heart of Gaziantep. You can find gifts for your friends or family also.

Thank pilotjammy
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