CAPPADOCIA TURKEY

Cappadocia Is Most Fantastic Place In Turkey

There are many mysterious and historic place in the World. Maybe you can visit some of them and said to yourself ‘here is the most beautiful sight in the World’ if so, I can say it isn’t. So, where is that place? It is Cappadocia Turkey.

History Of Cappadocia

Cappadocia (Turkish: Kapadokya) is a 60-million-year-old geographical area located in the province of Nevşehir It is a mysterious region, formed by lava and ashes erupted from Erciyes and Hasan Mountain, where famous fairy chimneys and valleys are formed as a result of the soft ground eroding over time.

If you ask yourself ‘ What are things to do in Turkey?’, its first answer is visiting to Cappadocia.

How to get to Cappadocia Turkey?

Cappadocia Turkey
Cappadocia Turkey

How to get to Cappadocia from Istanbul? Where is Cappadocia airport? How to get to Turkey? Are there any flights from Istanbul to Cappadocia? Can I find every day a flight Cappadocia to Istanbul?

Many airline firms have flights from all countries to Turkey. You can buy a Turkey ticket.

In the summer schedule, Turkish Airlines has two-sided flights from Istanbul, Antalya, Izmir to Cappadocia airport every day. You can search on google this; Cappadocia flights.

Notice: Don’t forget to check for Cappadocia weather before buying a ticket!

Places to visit in Cappadocia

As the sun rises in the morning, climb to the roof of your hotel. Probably sip your coffee while watching the moment when the balloons slowly start to heat with the first lights of the morning. Itis a fascinating place and offers you a visual show especially in the morning.

It consist of regions such as Avanos, Derinkuyu, Kaymaklı, Ihlara Valley, Uçhisar and Urgup Goreme.

1- Uçhisar Turkey

Uchisar Turkey
Uchisar

Uçhisar, located on the historical Silk Road, is a place known as the center of trade, art, and culture.

– Güvercinlik Valley

This valley starts from Uçhisar and extends to Göreme. Especially if you are a trekking lover, it should be at the top of your list.

– Uçhisar Castle

Uçhisar Castle, which is the first choice of those who want to see Cappadocia from the top, is located on the top of the region. The Cappadocia geography under your feet and the Erciyes Mountain meet you.

– Cevizli

Cevizli, just below the Uçhisar Castle, is known for its fairy chimneys and trekking routes.

2- Goreme Open Air Museum

Goreme Cappadocia Turkey
Goreme

Goreme is a beautiful town in terms of places to visit and offers plenty of options It’ll amaze you with its narrow streets.

Notice: Göreme Open Air Museum entrance fee: $10, also if you have Museum Pass Card, you can enter free.

3- Paşabağı Valley

Pasabagi Valley Kapadokya-Cappadocia tour
Pasabagi Valley

In the past, monks lived here and provide their sheltering needs in the rocks carved.

4- Zelve Open Air Museum Cappadocia

Zelve open air museum
Zelve

Zelve Open Air Museum in Kapadokya Turkey is famous for its carvings on the rocks. The monasteries inside are from the 9th century The pictures and engravings inside are great. So you should use at least 2 hours to explore this area. , Entrance fee s $5.

5- Ortahisar Turkey

Ortahisar Turkey
Ortahisar

Ortahisar, which has the title of the biggest fairy chimney in Cappadocia, is an 86-meter high castle and is indispensable in the list of places to visit in Cappadocia.

6- Kaymaklı Underground City

Kaymakli Underground City Turkey
Kaymakli Underground City

Due to the soft tuff rocks of the region, Cappadocia is geography with abundant treasures underground as well as aboveground. One of them is the underground city of Kaymaklı. There are 36 underground cities there, and 10.000 people can live in them.

7- Ihlara Valley

ihlara Valley
Ihlara Valley

Do not return without visiting Ihlara Valley among the places to visit in Cappadocia Nevşehir. It’ll take at least 4 hours of time and exquisite hiking to see the abundant historical churches in Ihlara Valley. Places to see and visit in Ihlara Valley; Krk Dam Altı Church, Snake Church, Hyacinth Church. After reaching the valley, you need to go down. The river welcomes you in the middle of the valley as you descend from many steps. The entrance fee to Ihlara Valley Ruin is $5. It is also free for those who have a Museum Pass Card.

Things to do in Cappadocia Turkey?

What to do in Cappadocia? It is a complete activity center with Cappadocia balloon tours, ATV tours, valley walks, and much more besides the places to visit and see. Some activities you can do there are as follows;

Cappadocia hot air balloons Turkey
Cappadocia Hot Air Balloons

1- Hot air Balloon Cappadocia: Cappadocia Hot Air Ballon price is $90
2- ATV tour
3- Wine tasting
4- Underground cities tour
5- Horse tour
6- Pottery making
7- Valley Tours

Cappadocia Tips

1-Get a Cappadocia Guide

2-Rent a car

3-Get a Museum Pass Card

4-If you’ll go on trekking, take a backpack.

5-Put plenty of water and food in your backpack before going for trekking

Cappadocia Location? Cappadocia Turkey Map;

Where to stay in Cappadocia Turkey?

There are many alternatives to Cappadocia hotels. You can search on google these words and pick one suitable for you; Cappadocia hotels luxury, Museum hotel Cappadocia, Cappadocia hotels cave, Cappadocia Turkey hotels, Cappadocia day trip, or Cappadocia tours. Our recommendation is to choose an all-inclusive Cappadocia tour package.

More information about it, you can check here;

Sourche: Wikipedia.org

Sourches of Photos: muze.gov.tr, goreme.bel.tr

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