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Cappadocia is a historical region in Central Anatolia, largely in the Nevşehir, Kayseri, Kırşehir, Aksaray, Malatya, Sivas and Niğde provinces in Turkey.

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What you will see and do in Kapadokya:

Travel Tips for visiting Kapadokya

Kapadokya is a historical region of Turkey, located in the center of Turkey and east of the Anatolian Peninsula. In 1985, UNESCO included it on the list of protected World Heritage Sites.

It is a semi-arid region that is known for its characteristic fairy chimneys, large rock formations in the shape of cones present in the Valley of the Monks, in Goreme and elsewhere, and its villages with atypical architecture.

The region is unique in the world. The region was formed by three volcanoes, which have sculpted the area in a futurist way. Its ocher and powdery-colored lands contain true natural works of art. The different human civilizations that lived there left priceless treasures. You will find there a profusion of troglodyte vestiges and rupestrian sites, swept by a true mythological breath.

Among all the wonders that are located in Kapadokya, the valley of Goreme is the one to visit absolutely. It contains a small village sculpted by erosion and by man. While walking in the area, you will have the chance to observe these curious round houses dug in the rock from the 4th century. Around you, a lunar panorama extends. It is speckled with fairy chimneys, natural rock columns, and many other wonders

Derinkuyu is the largest and the most well-preserved underground city in the country. Its history is very mysterious today, we only know that it was created around the 7th century. It could then shelter nearly 20 000 people and their livestock, it is a true masterpiece of architecture and history to absolutely see!

The famous beige-shaded "valley of love" offers an immense landscape that shelters unusual rock formations of fairy chimneys that you must see.

The region of Kapadokya is very atypical for its geological formations and its architecture, it is a historical wonder to be visited, and do not hesitate to make a mythical balloon ride to admire the region with a panoramic view.

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Kapadokya

How long is it recommended to stay in Kapadokya to see the most of it ?

We recommend you to spend at least one week to enjoy all the gems the region has to offer, there are plenty of things and villages to discover.

The best season to enjoy the landscape that the region has to offer is between April and October, the weather is pleasant, avoid rainy and cloudy days for a balloon tour!

Hot air balloon tours take place all year round, even in winter! So you can go at any time of the year, and you will always have the opportunity to do this activity, unless the weather conditions are not favorable, like a lot of wind for example.

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