Derinkuyu Underground City in Cappadocia Turkey

Derinkuyu Underground City in Cappadocia Turkey

Derinkuyu Underground City in Cappadocia Turkey, The first two stories contain kitchens, storage chambers, bedrooms, dining halls, wine cellars, stables, and toilets, whereas the third and fourth stories consist of places of hiding, churches, armories, and tunnels. The tunnels form connecting links with some underground cities near Derinkuyu so that the population could save their […]

Day Trip to Cappadocia from Ankara

Kaymakli Underground City – Soganli Valley and Nevsehir (Cappadocia)

Kaymakli Underground City – Soganli Valley and Nevsehir (Cappadocia), Kaymakli and Kaymakli Underground City It is 19 km. from Nevsehir on the road to Nigde. Kaymakli is famous for its underground city. During the days when Christianity was in crisis, and torture and oppression was dominant, the believers searched for places where they could live […]

Derinkuyu and The Underground City of Cappadocia Turkey

Derinkuyu and The Underground City of Cappadocia Turkey

Derinkuyu and The Underground City of Cappadocia Turkey, Derinkuyu is a town of 5000 inhabitants attached to Nevsehir and is situated on the Nevphir-Nigde highway in Central Anatolia (elevation 1355 m.) Its distance to Nigde is 50 km. and to Nevphir 29 km. Apart from the numerous churches on the ground and the first known […]

Cappadocia Tours from Adana Incirlik Air Base

Around Urgup Town in Cappadocia Turkey

Around Urgup Town in Cappadocia Turkey, Saruhan (Caravanserai) It was built as caravan serai on the highway of Konya, Aksaray and Kayseri by Se!auks (1238) (It is 10 km. far from Urgup on the Avanos road). Library Of Tahsin Aga It is a 19th-century building located on the Temenni Hill. It is the first library […]

Cavusin Village and Zelve in Cappadocia Turkey

Cavusin Village and Zelve in Cappadocia Turkey

Cavusin Village and Zelve in Cappadocia Turkey, Cavusin Village A few kilometers to the north of Avcilar, Cavusin is important for its numerous convents. St. John the Baptist Church is a large basilica built on top of a hill, overlooking the whole area. The church had played a significant role in the religious history of […]

About Urgup Town in Cappadocia Turkey

About Urgup Town in Cappadocia Turkey

About Urgup Town in Cappadocia Turkey, Urgup The town of Urgup is in the midst of Anatolia. It is administratively connected to the province of Nevsehir. The name Origin was derived from the words UR and KUP. UR means “rock” and KUP means “a lot of”. Origin was an important town of the Seljukian Empire […]

4 Days Ankara to Cappadocia Pamukkale and Ephesus Tours

The Chapel of St. Basil and Elmali Church in Goreme Open Air Museum

The Chapel of St. Basil and Elmali Church in Goreme Open Air Museum, The Chapel of St. Basil It is on the left side of the fountain, just opposite to the entrance. Its entrance is full of graves and the paintings are of the 11th century. The only aisle of the chapel is rectangular, with […]

Incirlik Air Base to Private Cappadocia Tour

St. Barbara Church and Yilanli Church in Goreme Open Air Museum

St. Barbara Church and Yilanli Church in Goreme Open Air Museum, St. Barbara Church It is a small church with two columns ends a small dome. The walls are full of ‘and only painted decorations and Christ is painted in the central apse. On the northern Nall St. George and St. Theodore are represented slaying […]

Goreme National Park and Cave Churches in Cappadocia

Goreme National Park and Cave Churches in Cappadocia

Goreme National Park and Cave Churches in Cappadocia, Monastery Of The Nuns A visit to the museum begins with the monastery. It is at the left side of the entrance with six floors. The first two floors were used as a kitchen, cellar, and living rooms. On the third floor, there is an 11th-century church […]

Ankara to Cappadocia 2 Days Package Tours

Tokali Church and El Nazar Church in Goreme Open Air Museum

Tokali Church and El Nazar Church in Goreme Open Air Museum, Tokali Church The narthex of this church was painted during the first half of the 10th century and the other parts during the second half. With its narthex, central hall and side nave, Tokali Church are the largest of the area. Its long narthex […]