For thousands of years, Istanbul has been the center of the fabulous goods carried along the Silk Road. Istanbul, with its diverse cultures and civilizations, has been a home for the world‘s finest merchants for century upon century. The Punto Family has proudly handed down this honored legacy for five generations. Today, Punto continues its fine carpet trade in the same time-honored tradition and location at the VEZIRHAN CARAVANSERAI, the centuries old center for traders on their way to and from the magical Silk Road. In the great traditions of the past, Punto continues as a leader in the legendary trade of the very finest new and antique oriental carpets. For five generations, Punto has continued to sell the world‘s most beautiful carpets, wholesaling and distributing these creations internationally.
The Punto of Istanbul, located at the heart of the ancient shopping area in a 17th century caravanserai, has been in the carpet business there, for more than five generations. Punto has a wide selection of both fine antique and new rugs, in both oversize and unusual shapes. Their attentive staff will help you to learn about this ancient craft of to choose one as an heirloom for yourself from Istanbul – the ultimate collectible souvenir.