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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came to the Pigeon valley as part of the green tour, right beside the jewellery store. The place was filled with pigeons and featured many of the iconic rock formations of cappadocia. You could see the Uchisar castle in the distance.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely have to drop by to take a photo. If you’re lucky enough, you could get the flying pigeon as your backdrop!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ruzaini32
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful views, but had gone almost afternoon where and authority at to get dark ... Nice views of the Castle and nesting of pigeons ... Nothing special compared to others that may see ...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 260keirak
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great hike in the snow through this beautiful valley. The path was clear and easy to follow. Very quit and beautifully views.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Road62287623787
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spreading between Goreme and Uchisar, can be combined with Zemi or Love valley to get a circle circuit. First half of the trail from Goreme is really nice, the second half so and so. If not enough time, 2nd part could be skiped by going...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank _victor_imbuzan
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent place to unwind. do take the trail back to goreme n get the best view of ur life. also dont miss the kocabag winery and try their wines.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank whitecollarhippie369
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pigeon Valley with its countless pigeon holes, wondrous rock formations is a photographers delight. The valley is also adorned with evil eye talisman trees which help elevate the beauty of the landscape. This was my second visit in 7 years and I was just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank manasic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was here part of the Green tour. The Uchisar Pigeon Valley is just in front of Onyx Factory. We were allowed a 30 minutes stop here. Stunning views but get here before 10 am to avoid tour crowds.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AakilaAyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must go! It was the first and the last stop of a green tour, very lucky that it was a beautiful sunny day, so we got to see the beautiful morning sun and sunset of Pigeon Valley. The color combination of the valley is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A sight to see and to imagine so many pigeons in one valley where their droppings are used as fertilizer.

Date of experience: November 2018
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SyibliFakih
3 December 2015|
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Response from JOHNPOTTER1948 | Reviewed this property |
Rug up, take plenty of fluids plus good hiking boots and then enjoy the walk. From Goreme it is a 3 or 4 hour trek.
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ROSS E
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Response from ColleenBadger | Reviewed this property |
It is a circle walk from Goreme to Uchisar then from Uchisar through White and Love Valley then back along road to Goreme, it took us about 3 hrs total and that included getting lost a few times in the Pigeon Valley. The... More
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