Cappadocia is an ancient historic region in south Turkey, the region has got a very wealthy history, and has amazing artifacts and ruins of the old civilizations here. The history of the territory is stretched back to the time Xerxes and Achaemenid kings. The most beautiful part of the region is that many of the ruins are left in a very great shape for us to see. The region offers exciting and adventurous ride into history, which wouldn’t be wrong if I say, it will be a “jaw dropping” experience.
Some Wonderful Places to Visit in Cappadocia
The area for having a rich history for ancient civilization, is known for the jewels of the ancient times. One can find amazing ancient materials here. The following are some of the most exiting and wonderful places to visit in Cappadocia.
Gerome open-Air Museum
The ruins of ancient civilization, their interesting architecture, the amazing graffiti and mystical in which they used to live can be discovered in the open air museum, which is actually a trip around the ancient town.
Ancient Underground Cities
Derinkuyu, Kaymakli, they are the amazing names of the ancient underground cities. One of the Wonderful Places to visit in Cappadocia. The underground cities lies beneath the surface of the ground, a full town can be found there, but the interesting fact is, that its not one, they are many and are connected to kilometers longs tunnels. They weren’t only living underground, they communicating underground too.
If you are visiting the exciting lands of Cappadocia, go out there and spend a day in Urgrup. The town is full of exciting markets, the markets are known for being good bargainers. The local art, which is full of the ancient history is found there. The areas is full of standard cafaes and hotels, where you can stay and have a great ancient time, is another wonderful place to visit in Cappadocia.
Love Valley, Rose/Red Imagination valley, Pigeon valley. These are interesting as their names. If you have even a couple of hours, grab a camera and get ready for a hike in one of these valleys. Go betweem Uçhisar and Çavuşin towns, and you will find these breath taking valleys, which will take away your breath. And if you go there, find out why its called “The Love Valley”.
If you love pottery, you have to go to Avanos, and if you don’t love it yet, visit the place and you will fall in love with it. Known as the “Mecca” of pottery, the place is full of ancient designed pottery markets, and other great adventure rides. Marking itself in the list of Wonderful places to visit in Cappadocia.