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Goreme National Park

Address: Goreme, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 384 271 3545
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Ranked #1 of 13 Attractions in Goreme
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, National Parks, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Historic Sites, National Parks, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

This unique park is a must visit place. Either you see it via a balloon ride or from the ground, both are astonishing.

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

This amazing park, defined by unusual rock formations known as fairy chimneys, covers about 25 miles between the towns of Nevsehir, Urgup and Avanos. When we visited Cappadocia, I never saw signs indicating park boundaries, but we certainly visited many sites within its territory, which includes the Goreme Valley and its surroundings. One especially outstanding site is the Goreme Open... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

It's amazing. Go there. Go into the caves and spend some time looking at the paintings. Hike up, hike down, look at the scenery. Awesome!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Biggest open air museum which I saw in my Life. easy to visit but only problem was too many group tours coming they are entering suddenly and we waited to by entrance tickets

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Leesburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This is basically the whole area of Goreme. Walking into the town, browsing all the ships, restaurants, etc was fun. It was more fun in the night as the lighting makes the town flow like a gold city. Beautiful it is!!!!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Unforgettable experience to witness the magnificent rocks formation. Amazing underground cities with churches and buildings will inspire the way of seeing the world and how creative and resourceful human can be.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Three of us always travel together, and we loke to take a walk. because it is our great chance to exercise. Once we go back to our country, we all are tied up with our business. so walking in the national park was so great! unbelievable landscape, as well.........

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Lukavac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I had a great sightseeing adventure at Goreme National Park. I was with my wife at honeymoon. I was little dissappointed as the weather was bad and there was none of the balloons flying, but the sightseeing was still great as the formed rock houses and chimneys look beautiful during the day and at sunset.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

What an amazing place! Unique rock formations, from fairy chimneys to Love Valley and beautiful Ihlara Valley. Monasteries and churches, underground cities and meeting with the local people at their stalls and restaurants. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Truly fascinating and unique place, along with Pamukkale I would strongly encourage you to visit Goreme National Park, as the stone structures are out of this world. And many of the houses and restaurants are built directly inside them. It's a mix of beautiful and bizarre that's special to this place. Go.

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