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Pigeon Valley

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Address: Uchisar KasabasI | Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240, Turkey
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Observed the valley from the scenic viewpoint - wish we had more time to hike

Views from the scenic viewpoint were fabulous and resident pigeons' flight across the area was great. I just wish we had more time to hike the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 4, 2015
Preeti P
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

Views from the scenic viewpoint were fabulous and resident pigeons' flight across the area was great. I just wish we had more time to hike the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

we went in February and was full of snow. Was just amazingly beautifull. We took far too many pictures

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

Its a wonderful view and very exciting to know and understand the life of people who were here and the reason why they were here

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I hiked Pigeon Valley yesterday and had a great time snapping photos left and right. People said to watch out for the one point where you walk to an unmanageable cliff. Well I think I did that and possibly something else. Found a nice older man who lives on the mountain to help me get back to the path. I... More 

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Avon, CT
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It was so fun! There were pigeons everywhere. I got some amazing pictures of them flying over the hills. Not a very long stop but so fun!

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Loved the nice walk along the riverside, the churches, and best of all was the surprise great little tapshan oasis with a fresh squeezed pomegranate stand at the halfway point. Wonderful place to linger, enjoy a juice drink, and converse with other visitors. Very nice "walk in the park."

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The charming and actually very good Turkish cafe (proper chicken kebab) at the head of this stunning valley has the best vantage point, especially in early afternoon sun. Look along the valley from the cafe terrace and you will see pure white, yellow and bright shell pink bands of colour in the rock formations as you cast your eyes towards... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I hiked Pigeon Valley from Goreme to just below the lookout where, after a few attempts, I found a way up from the bottom of the valley. I did not have a map so am not sure if there was a way to get out of the valley other than the route I took which left a 2km walk along... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Panoramic view of the Pigeon valley is naturally breathtaking. If you are visiting Nevsehir, Goreme you should visit and enjoy this view. Me and my wife enjoyed the time we spent there. There are also some hiking activities if you are into it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

The view to a Pigeon walley is a breathtaking so if come so far to inner part of Turkey you have to go at least on a walk to one of viewpoints over Goreme to enjoy this natural beauty.

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