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Address: Village of Kaymakli, Trabzon, Turkey
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Our class enjoyed being here and learning more about the history of this region. Check it out if you're able!

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2014
Paul B
Michigan City, Indiana
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Tehran Province, Iran
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Just a room in a mountain, bad road and hard to find No staf and a person from neighbors wants 100 TL to open the door of room I do not recommend to spend time for visiting this place.

Thank mohsen g
Michigan City, Indiana
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228 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Our class enjoyed being here and learning more about the history of this region. Check it out if you're able!

Thank Paul B
Lapta, Cyprus
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

It is just beautiful.Set high in the mountains behind the city. Do take comfortable shoes.Not suitable for anyone with breathing problems or mobility problems as there is a very steep path and hundreds of steps but it is well worth a visit.

3 Thank Carolyn008

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