Istanbul Maltepe District Guide

Istanbul City Guide

Maltepe is located in the Anatolian side of İstanbul with more than half million population. The district is adjacent to Kadıköy, Kartal, Sancaktepe and Ataşehir. There are many places to discover all around Maltepe. The district has a rail and road transport network. The history of Maltepe district goes back to the Byzantine Empire. There are many historical buildings from the Byzantine period in the district. Famous Bağdat Street is one of the most popular spots in the district. There are many educational institutions and training and research hospitals within the borders of Maltepe.

Check out the most comprehensive Maltepe district guide now. You will find the answers of many questions like “Places to see in Maltepe” or “How to get to Maltepe?” in this guide.

District Name



Population Density

Population Growth Rate

Surface Area

Number of Neighbourhood




9.685 / km2

3,28 %

278 km2


Do you want to get detailed information about hospitals in Maltepe? If you’re, our special health guide will be helpful for you. In Maltepe, there are 3 university training and research hospital, 2 state hospitals and 8 private hospitals. In addition, there are many medical centers such as eye hospitals, oral and dental health clinics in the district.

If you are looking for real estate for sale in Maltepe or real estate for rent in Maltepe, you are on the right page. As of the end of August 2020 in İstanbul, Maltepe district, the prices of houses for sale have increased by 14.60% in the last year. Average for sale residential property size is 110 square meters. Considering the annual averages, the neighborhoods that gained the most value in İstanbul province Maltepe district as of the end of August 2020 were Başıbüyük, İdealtepe, Esenkent, Yalı, Altıntepe, respectively.

Accommodation in Maltepe is an important issue for people who visit city for different purposes like tourism or business. You can find a lot of hotels that are suitable for every kind of budget in the borders of district.

Check out the “Best places to visit in Maltepe” or “Top 10 things to do and see in Maltepe” questions in this guide. Maltepe is one of the richest districts of the İstanbul in terms of visiting places. You can find a lot of places to see all around the district. Süreyya BeachArcheopark in Küçükyalı, historical Başıbüyük Merkez MosqueBeşçeşmeler, a nostalgic residential area, the indispensable Maltepe Beach Road, Green Paradise Picnic Area where you can have a picnic, shopping malls in Maltepe such as Piazza MaltepeMaltepe Park and Hilltown are among the places you can visit in the district.

Maltepe has metro and bus transportation alternatives. You can use Kadıköy-Tavşantepe metro and IETT buses to visit different districts of the city. You can also reach Maltepe by using the transit options with Marmaray, metrobus and ferry lines. Maltepe is just 30 kilometers away from Sabiha Gökçen International Airport.

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Enes Sahin

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