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Reviewed 3 days ago

These dwellings are to be seen to believe .. amazing! To what lengths the people went to be safe from the marauding Mongol hordes ...

Thank SMChico2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hard to believe that these formations were used for dwellings. They are all located near the other sites in Cappadocia.

Thank 34859Sara
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

This was very interesting. I knew that there were cave dwellings in this area but had no idea that they were so extensive or intricate.the tour lasted about half an hour and have a real insight into the lives of the people who had lived...More

1  Thank markpsmith77
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a place you have to visit and experience for yourself. A truly amazing place, take a good camera and sensible shoes and enjoy.

Thank Sunnywin
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The dwellings are superb and a great photo opportunity.Walking around the rooms its hard to imagine how people have lived and still do is amazing. As with most tours we did not have enough time here as I would have liked, and I would have...More

1  Thank andycoldham
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I was quite awestruck when I visited these cave dwellings. How amazing the nature has been here, and how wonderfully the humans have capitalised on that. The whole effect left me speechless. Must visit place.

Thank Urvashi J
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Getting here at sunset is great and getting to the top is easy. It can be cold even in summertime because of the wind

Thank Scrat59
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Imagine people living in the caves and going about their daily business and then living in fear of their lives. The underground caves and city is an amazing complex series of tunnels, traps and places of worship. Genius!

1  Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Seen it in movies? Now live the real life experience. Every cave dwelling has a history and the formations, well no 2 are the same. Visiting Turkey? then Cappadocia is a must on your to see places.

Thank Jpart
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

It’s amazing and a most when visiting cappadocia. It was a hot day but the views was so worth it. We had a wonderful guide who explained things to us and we just enjoyed it so very much

1  Thank Irma A
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