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Pigeon Valley

Uchisar KasabasI | Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240, Turkey
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Uchisar KasabasI | Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240, Turkey
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Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Me and my family wanted to hike the pigeon valley and from reading some of the reviews it sounded quite easy. But when we got there we didnt know which way to go so we asked a local person and they told us where to...More

Thank Nicole N
Reviewed July 25, 2015

One of the best valley. it is amazing its is worth to visit. you will notice the pigeon house and of course you will discover why it is called pigeon and what is the relation between agriculture and pigeon to the cappadokian. it is a...More

Thank Fadi A
Reviewed July 25, 2015

as mentioned in the title it's an easy hike, good for the beginning of holidays ,only the end could be difficult if you want to climb to the top of the valley. good to drink a tea with a crazy beautiful view.

Thank JpegG64
Reviewed July 22, 2015

headed on this hike from our hotel and started out easy. Got a bit confused on path and ended up in mud to our ankles until we retraced our steps and got on the right path--so not so well marked! The hike is so cool--like...More

Thank barbara s
Reviewed July 21, 2015

Time well spent, loved it. just sit there for a while and soak in nature's one of the best creations.

Thank Grishma S
Reviewed July 21, 2015

Take a quick tour of the area surrounding Goreme including Pigeon Valley. It is not the pigeons but the topography that is a must see.

Thank Reg J
Reviewed July 20, 2015

lazy pigeonssss... too tired to build so live in these small holes and thats why they call this valley pigeon valley ( My thoughts 100% )

Thank bhav28
Reviewed July 20, 2015

Great vies of the fairy chimneys that have been used as pigeon lofts. Traditionally the lofts were created so that the bird poo could be used for fertilizer

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed July 19, 2015

This hike is pretty easy if you follow the trail correctly. There is one trail head that was broken so you weren't sure which way to follow. You should follow RIGHT and go up the ridge. We stayed left and stayed in the bottom of...More

3  Thank Greta K
Reviewed July 14, 2015

make sure you read up about this place before you go. Visiting Pigeon Valley will be your best recycling lesson ever!

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December 3, 2015|
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Response from JOHNPOTTER1948 | Reviewed this property |
Rug up, take plenty of fluids plus good hiking boots and then enjoy the walk. From Goreme it is a 3 or 4 hour trek.
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August 9, 2015|
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Response from ColleenBadger | Reviewed this property |
It is a circle walk from Goreme to Uchisar then from Uchisar through White and Love Valley then back along road to Goreme, it took us about 3 hrs total and that included getting lost a few times in the Pigeon Valley. The... More