Location of AlsancakAlsancak is a central district in Izmir city in the municipal area of Konak and is an historic part of Izmir that stretches along the tip of the southern shoreline on the Gulf of Izmir. The area begins at Konak Square where you will find the 19th century building of the Pasaport Quay, and extends 3,200m along the promenade called “Kordon” joining with the neighbouring district of Bornova which is at the end of the Gulf.
Districts of AlsancakAlsancak consists of five district areas along its shoreline which are; Umurbey, Kültür, Mimar Sinan, Ismet Kaptan and Akdeniz.
Alsancak has a huge concentration of restaurants, bars, cafés, clubs and other entertainment venues set amongst the older buildings in and around the smaller back streets with many of the properties being restored for commercial purposes, and the Kültür Park, where the Izmir International Fair is annually held, sits centrally within Alsancak’s district.
Alsancak is also home to the Port of Izmir, the Izmir Alsancak Stadium and the Alsancak Railway.