Goreme National Park

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Goreme National Park
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Historic Sites • Historic Walking Areas • National Parks
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Victor T
Perth, Australia7 contributions
Nov 2021 • Couples
We came here with our tour guide by agncy in istanbul. This place is really amazing, we enjoyed our time there
Written November 30, 2021
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Constantine K
Izmir, Turkey11 contributions
Oct 2021 • Family
A must see place when visiting Cappadocia.
Tall rock formations, carved caves and ideally the sunset create a magical scenery that all tourists will love.
Written October 30, 2021
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B1714D
Belgrade, Serbia11,396 contributions
Aug 2021
I totally agree with many other travelers here that entire Cappadocia is a worldwide unique place, so I wont waste your time here explaining how wonderful it is (I'll do that in separate attractions reviews).
Instead, I'll point out here useful info I learned while planning our trip, and from our experience on the ground.
- plan to spend 3-4 days to see everything this unique place has to offer (we did it in 3 days, but needed a serious rest after that down on the coast - 4 days would be more relaxed),
- best airport to arrive is Kayseri. This airport is much bigger than the closer Nevsehir airport and has more frequent and better (and cheaper) connections with rest of Turkey. From Kayseri airport, Goreme and Cappadocia are an hour drive,
- DO rent a car at Kayseri airport. It is pretty cheap and cars are brand new - I used the "Avec" local company - great. You will need a car to explore the area as attractions are scattered in a 100 km radius in all directions. You'll save yourself money and do the sightseeing in comfort, not depending on groups and schedules. Roads are very good, with good signage, maps are working and petrol price is a bargain,
- if looking for a hotel with a pool to cool and relax, make sure it has an indoor pool (even in mid August when we visited morning and late afternoon air temperatures are insufficient to have a pleasant outdoor swim - 15-20'C, and also the outdoor pool water is NOT heated),
- I suggest "Anatolian Houses" hotel - terrific in every way, and so authentic and original, has both - indoor with hammam and sauna and outdoor pool (read that separate review),
- restaurants are feast for eyes and stomach, plenty of them - it is really difficult to go wrong with that,
- DO BUY the "Museum Cappadocia" Pass. It enables you to skip the lines in front of each attraction, and it saves you almost 50% of the fees you'd pay separately. It can be purchased at any site entrance. It pays of just after 4 visits out of 8 included (see my pic),
- there's no need for any organized agency tours if you have a car. Everything is well posted and explained in brochures and plaques at every site.
- balloon morning flight is a must (the best such I'd ever had, and the cheapest at the same time). This, you must do with an agency. I suggest "Gorgeous Tours", find their website. Same applies for the morning/afternoon ATV tours I strongly recommend.
Written October 11, 2021
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Ben F
Bloomington, IN1,006 contributions
May 2021
I will make my glowing review of Goreme NP a quick one, so that you have enough time to book your plane tickets and arrange your ground transportation. Cappadocia should be considered a world wonder. Nowhere else is truly like it…the stunning rock formations, the gorgeous lookout points, the hikes, the food, the people, the animals…I needed to have spent much longer to see most of it. And I only had a day.

Please follow me and keep an eye out for location-specific reviews within the park. In the meantime, check out Goreme. It’ll be one of the most authentic, memorable experiences of your life.
Written August 20, 2021
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linanauli21
Jakarta, Indonesia404 contributions
May 2021
It's an incredible experience to visit Goreme National Park. The walk is enjoyable and challenging. In summer, skies are clear and the winds are refreshing.
Written May 17, 2021
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Joelkik
Katowice, Poland42 contributions
Apr 2021 • Couples
It is a must visit region if you visit a Turkey. Don’t waste tour time sitting by the pool for 8 days. Get in a bus or car and visit this beautiful region for a few days (3 is fine). You can have delicious local food, fly a balloon and enjoy the hospitality and culture Turkey has to offer.
Written May 10, 2021
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Delnyon
Nyon, Switzerland2,874 contributions
Apr 2021 • Family
Go and visit in the Spring or Autumn, try to go with a guide in order to find you way easily and to have precious infos. You can’t be disappointed by this incredible area of Turkey!
Written April 14, 2021
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Eduard
The Netherlands4 contributions
Jan 2021 • Couples
Best place ever. I went there with my wife. I really loved that place. You feel history when you go there. Really beautiful
Written January 9, 2021
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Alexey Krylov
Amsterdam, The Netherlands3 contributions
Oct 2020 • Family
Very beautiful place. I went there 2 months ago. It was great trip. My guide told me history about the place. It is really great
Written December 2, 2020
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Erika
Caracas, Venezuela9,289 contributions
Nov 2020
Goreme is a unique town but I liked Uchisar better. You can just walk around goreme and admire all the caves and formations that you will find.
Written November 27, 2020
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