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“Unlike anything you will ever see outside of Cappadocia, an amazing city”
Review of Kaymakli

Kaymakli
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$59.87*
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Daily Cappadoccia Tour
Ranked #2 of 39 things to do in Nevsehir
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: One of the famous underground cities of Cappadocia, Kaymakli contains over 100 tunnels with low, narrow and sloping passages. Although the structure goes deeper than 100 feet below ground, only the first four floors are open for public viewing.
Reviewed May 14, 2013

This is a completely massive city that has been dug out underground. It is a massive complex of tunnels. It has literally thousands of chambers, and it goes down multiple stories. It is such a bizarre experience to walk around inside this cramped city. If you are in Cappadocia, you cannot miss it. Be warned if you are claustrophobic, however, because you'll be walking around in tunnels deep underground.

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Reviewed May 9, 2013

Seeing this underground city is a unique and most interesting experience. It is a tough physical walk, especially if you are tall, but worth the effort. Some passageways are low and narrow, and often require bending. Use a guide to get the most out of it because there is so much history.

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Reviewed May 7, 2013

Another must see place in Turkey.
This is an ancient city under the surface. It is really tight there so be prepared to have a lot of gymnastic inside. You can reach 4 flows below and so there are a lot of stairs, holes and curves.
The air is not that good so if you have some problems keep in mind. There is a path to go down and then to go back on the surface as they are different path. No worries – you can’t lost there although at some point it looks like you have lost :D

Thank Vladimir K
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Reviewed April 26, 2013

Try to visit with a good guide, it will be much more interesting. My husband is 6'7" and was able to get through the caves without difficulty.

Thank Nicole N
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Reviewed April 25, 2013

This is one of many underground cities built by the Christians to avoid persecution. It is possible to climb down 4 or 5 levels and see the living area for 600 people with kitchens, bedrooms, wine cellars & air shafts. There is also a church. The visit includes walking down stairs & through tunnels that get progressively smaller as you go down to the deeper levels. It becomes much more cramped the deeper you go. It is a fascinating place and we very much enjoyed the visit with our tour guide.

Thank Adrienne J
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