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Address: Goreme, Turkey
Phone Number: 905065854109
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What a lovely town. First went to the hair museum, entrance is free. Over 3 million pieces of women's hair. It was started in 1979. Had a bite at the Macdonalds, must be the best... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2015
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Centreville, Virginia
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44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and in-laws visited in April 2015. We had a great time! We took a walk along the river bank and walked across the bridge to get to the center of Avanos. Spent the afternoon just browsing through the shops. Stopped by at a pottery shop and they showed me how to make a pot! It was so much... More 

Thank knadia89
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely town. First went to the hair museum, entrance is free. Over 3 million pieces of women's hair. It was started in 1979. Had a bite at the Macdonalds, must be the best Macdonalds I have ever seen worth popping in even if you aren't eating. The town has its weekly market on a Friday, rows of fresh... More 

Thank Marion S
Bolton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

We travelled with RSD Travel to this amazing region of Turkey. The hotel was average but the region is amazing and very well worth a visit. Just remember 4/5 star in Turkey is not the same as the UK except the drinks prices !! The overall experience was extremely good and the places we visited were most interesting. I opted... More 

Thank Catherine T
Merrtt Island, Florida
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75 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Avanos famous for its pottery and for the Kızılırmak (Halys in ancient times) River. After visiting the ceramic workshops in Avanos, take a stroll along the banks of the Kızılırmak or walk on the suspended cable bridge. There are several restaurants and cafes to sit and relax with some Turkish coffee or chay and enjoy the view.

Thank CappadociaJohn
Christchurch, New Zealand
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115 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

This is a stunning example of the cave houses and really beautiful to walk around. It can be very hot so be prepared.

Thank micsgirl
Gurgaon, India
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104 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The cooperatives running this ceramic business are perhaps disconnected with the world and choose to be unaware that much better pottery is available at a fraction of the price. I see no reason why anyone should buy their products.

Thank 98neerajs
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

You can feel decadence and abandon in Avanos, you can sense it used to be a stunningly beautiful settlement. Now only ruins remain. Still worth a visit, but not compelling enough to call for a long stay.

Thank Valentina M
Salzburg, Austria
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Go with Georgus Tour & ATV safari. The best guys in the world. we recomend the red Tour, the green Tour and the ballon! All this places where great. Thanks!

Thank Sebavdb
New Delhi, India
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679 reviews
419 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 471 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

In the small town of Avanos there is a proliferation of ceramic art centers. Here ceramic artistry is at the 'cottage-industry' level and provides a good opportunity to buy gifts and souvenir artefacts.

Thank Traveler-O-World
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

what an amazing place so interesting and lots to see for the avid explorer. needs walking shoes as lots of small stones or rocks. Great place for children

Thank HCornell

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