Avanos Travel Guide

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Avanos Things to Do

  • Pottery Monument

    This red clay monument is in the main square. It is quite an interesting piece of work. Completed in 1974, by H Omer Taskin. The top of the monument shows a potter at work. Underneath are a woman and girl weaving a carpet on a loom - another traditional craft of the area.The left is a laughing tourist in shorts with a beard, carrying a camera and a...

  • I left my hair in Av-an-os - (Chez...

    Before my trip to Turkey in 1991, I'd seen a TV Programme that featured Avanos, and a potter, who collected snippings of his visitors hair, which he displayed on the cave wall of his pottery! I'd forgotten all about this, until during my stay in Cappadoccia, when I'd decided to visit Avanos. Wandering around, I came across a pottery and entered. It...

  • The Market

    During my visit, I enjoyed wandering around this busy interesting market to be continued....


Avanos Hotels

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  • Avrasya Hotel

    Jan Zakari Cad, Avanos, Turkey

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Altinyazi Hotel

    Kapadokya Cad No 23, Avanos, 50500, Turkey

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Yiltok Hotel

    Goreme Yolu Uzeri, Avanos, 50500, Turkey

    Satisfaction: Poor

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

Avanos Restaurants

  • A women's cooperative

    The restaurant is part of the services held by a women's cooperative. It's located into an anonymous building. Once inside you'll find women at work cooking and preparing the dough for gözleme.Local home cuisine: gözleme, omelettes, köfte, plus fresh and tasty seasonal fruit.Everything is nice, the food is good and there is also the feeling of...

  • Evranos Restaurant

    This restaurant is located in one of those buried out caves. The offer traditional food to the visitors and have a folk dance and belly dance show for entertainment


    very friendly owner and staff, very accessible location, very good food. GUVEC! they are famous for this, beef stew with potatoes baked in a clay pot. this was the best beef stew i've ever tasted anywhere!


Avanos Nightlife

  • Turkish Night

    If you are looking for traditional Turkisk dances (sema, ...) you have to visit this place.Show: about 20:30 untill 23:00.Price: about 30 YTLIncluded: all drinks and apetizers.Booking: travel agencies or hotels. No special dress is required.

  • Dancing in the Cave

    The Cave Club is situated on the main street in Avanos, Turkey. We frequented this club a number of times whilst we were in Avanos. The music was great and the DJ was more than happy for us to assist him in choosing AND playing the tracks. Imagine American R&B, mixed in with Reggaeton, and every so often the latest in Turkish Pop music... heaven!On...

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Avanos Sports & Outdoors

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    by TomorrowsAngel Written Sep 4, 2003

    This wasn't the smartest or safest activity (according to our Turkish guide), but we decided to climb up into some of caves.
    If you look closely at the photo - you can see us up the top!

    Equipment: Decent sneakers, possibly not your best outfit - we got covered in 'cave dust'.

    the cave
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    • Budget Travel
    • Hiking and Walking
    • Eco-Tourism

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