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Cappadocia Cave Dwellings

Address: Urgup, Turkey
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Ranked #1 of 8 Attractions in Urgup
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks
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Type: Caverns/ Caves, Nature & Parks

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Natural caves and must stay in cave hotel to feel the experience...place is very quiet and relax...should stay there for long if you like to stay in a calm and full of nature around you...dont miss out...

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Weston-super-Mare, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Any tourists to Turkey should take the chance to visit the Cappadocia area of central Turkey. On a budget or not this delightful region deserves at least 3 or 4 days of your holiday. We were lucky to have Mahmut Atakli our enthusiastic and very knowledgeable registered tour guide show us the delights of the area.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We went in November 2014 and were little apprehensive as the whole trip with food and excursions, was only £400 each. Once on the (very comfortable) coach,we discovered that we were being subsidised by the Turkish Government in order to extend the holiday season and thus provide jobs and sales throughout the Winter months. It turned out to be excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

The whole region of Cappadocia features cave dwellings. Most have been abandoned; some still have inhabitants; others have been turned into restaurants, shops or hotels. All beckoned to me on a recent visit to be looked at or to be explored. The soft rock in the area allowed long-ago residents to carve homes from cliffs or into tall formations. Many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Our guide Aygen Oymen was amazing, friendly, spoke english,good humor and lot of knowledge about the landmarks.It was wonderful.

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Thurles, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Travelled to Cappadocia with RSD Travel on 10th December for incredible price of 129 €. Sounded too good to be true but it was exactly as they promised and extras were as stated also . Every effort was made to keep us happy and the whole trip was so interesting and enlightening that I would do it all over again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Schedule some extra time after looking through the "churchs" and head to the top of the road for an outstanding view of the valley and then some cool trails and caves to climb through and explore. There's also great opportunities for photos and getting away from the crowds and enjoying the scenery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Try to climb up all these cave dwellings and enjoy the place. Kids will have lots of fun. got to the Volcanic lake nearby. Do the popular red and green daily tours while in Cappadochia. Have your travel arrangements done by Turista travel agency before you arrive in Cappadochia, they will take care of your airport transfers and day trips... More 

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Moscow, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I very much enjoyed our time exploring the cave dwellings and churches carved into the mountain sides, the frescoes were amazing, the landscape is surreal. If you enjoy history, beautiful art and amazing scenery you will enjoy Cappadocia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This was an excellent trip - our first experience of an organised bus trip. We had never been to Turkey and had no idea what to expect and found the whole experience thoroughly enjoyable. The Cappadocian landscape was out of this world and almost impossible to describe in words. December was a lovely quiet month to go, the weather perfect... More 

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