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Cappadocia Cave Dwellings

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Address: Urgup, Turkey
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We had a great guide!! Deniz Sahbaz denizbjk5013@gmail.com The history behind how these became dwellings in both interesting and historical in nature. Worth the visit because... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We had a great guide!! Deniz Sahbaz denizbjk5013@gmail.com The history behind how these became dwellings in both interesting and historical in nature. Worth the visit because of their use of these stone dwellings,,,

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

they are centuries old caves. amazing historical relics. how the people lived in those caves is really unbelievable.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Love the feel of living in a beautiful Cave that comes with everything. It thrills everyone who has never been in one. Since it's a Cave, it will have limited outside and distant views.

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llangollen wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This whole area is amazing. The cave dwellings are like something constructed for a Disney film. There is so much to see and explore. For young and old alike, take a step back and wander among these amazing structures. The tourist buses have vastly increased since we first went 14 years ago, then it was relatively quiet and more easily... More 

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Antalya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

when you go into caves you fell in grave. how people made this? its unbelievable. worth to see one time.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Travelled to Cappodocia to check out the cave dwellings and they are magnificent. The history in that region date back to Mesopotamia. The experience of walking around the Pigeon Valley to see these ruins up close and personal is a must.

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Whispering Pines, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The cave dwellings are a must see when in Cappadocia. I would recommend obtaining a guide, as it will help understand what you are seeing. If you choose to forgo the guide, a lot of the importance of the caves will be lost.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Unbelievable caves dug in rock, truly everywhere you looked. We even did a hike and discovered caves that people were still living in.

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Palmetto, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This was a great site to visit with great views. The history and various religious sites make this a must see when traveling to the area!!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Not to be missed! So interesting and unusual to think that people have gouged the stone out to make accommodation. When I was here the little marketplace sold the most beautiful bed quilts.

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Address: Urgup, Turkey
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Cappadocia  >  Urgup

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