Goreme Things to Do

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  • 1. Metis Travel

    Our experience with Metis Travel was great from the very beginning. Everybody that we were in touch with answered our questions with clarity, helped us organized our trip better and made our...

  • 2. Fading churches

    One of the attractions of Cappadocia (maybe the best!), are the old christian churches, built in the soft lava that covered all the region. Now, as the erosion...

  • 3. Green Tour

    There are some organised tours which help you to explore Cappadocia if you have no much time to spend. I recommend you to make the Green tour, which includes...

  • 4. Rent a bike

    A good way to explore the region is by bike / motorbike. I recommend you to travel from Göreme to Ürgup, then go a little far until Mustafapasa and return back...

  • 5. Underground Cities

    It's remarkable the immensity and complexity of the caves built by Christians to get protection from their enemies. The airing solutions, the defensive devices,...

  • 6. Butterfly Balloons: Cappadocia with an Altitude!

    I took my Balloon trip in Goreme with Butterfly Balloons. I arranged the trip through the Kelebek Hotel nearby, which has an association with this Balloon...

  • 7. Love Valley

    Love Valley (Baglidere in Turkish) is almost five kms long. We entered it at the bottom of Uchisar near the carpet store. It is much easier to do it that way (...

  • 8. Pigeon Valley

    Pigeon Valley stretches between Goreme and Uchisar, so you can start the hike in either of the places, but the way from Goreme is a bit harder as you have to...

  • 9. Derinkuyu - the underground city

    Derikuyu is not the only underground city in Cappadocia. Actually, there are more than 40 of them. But Derinkuyu is the deepest and considered the most...

  • 10. Zelve Open Air Museum

    If you come to Pasabagi, Zelve Open Air Museum is so close that you should go there. The distance is about 0.5 km and we walked it along the main road. The...

  • 11. Pasabagi

    Pasabagi is located near the road to Zelve (about 0,5 km), between Goreme and Avanos. This place is popular with visitors and a lot of organised tours stop here...

  • 12. Walking around Cavusin

    Frankly speaking, walking around Cavusin proved to be for us a wonderful adventure and a failure in one. A failure, bacause we wanted to reach Pasabagi but got...

  • 13. Cavusin - Nikephoros Phocas church

    Nikephoros Phokas was a Byzantine general born in Cappadocia. He bacame an emperor by marrying the young widow of Emperor Romanos II. Apparently the marriage...

  • 14. Cavusin

    The village of Cavusin consists of two parts: so called Old Cavusin and a new one. The inhabitants of old Cavusin used to live in cave houses cut into an...

  • 15. Red and Rose Valleys

    Walking the Red and Rose Valleys was our first adventure in Cappadocia. Equipped in something exaggeratedly called a map and the instructions of our host, we...

  • 16. Goreme sunset point

    Above the town of Goreme there is a flat hill that serves as a local view point. It attracts many visitors, especially in the late afternoon, when the...

  • 17. Buckle Church - Goreme

    Buckle Church (Tokali Kilise) is located outside the Goreme Open Air Museum but you must keep the museum ticket to get in. The church is just a couple of metres...

  • 18. Dark Church - Goreme

    Dark Church ( Karanlik Kilise) in Goreme Open Air Museum is famous for its well preserved frescoes which have vivid colours. It is due to the lack of sunlight...

  • 19. Goreme Open Air Museum

    Goreme Open Air Museum is a UNESCO Heritage site. It is definitely worth seeing although I've heard some complaints about the crowds of tourists and the...

  • 20. Goreme

    The town of Goreme is situated in the centre of the famous region of Cappadocia. There are quite a lot of attractions lying within the walking distance from the...

  • 21. Ballooning in Cappadocia Cheaply- Here's a contact

    Ballooning over Cappadocia, saving the pennies :)Well I was lucky to couchsurf at this friendly locals house, who has contacts with balloon companies in the...

  • 22. Hot-Air Ballon Flight

    What better way to explore the whole Cappadocian region than being on top of the world on a Hot-Air Balloon. One of the best experience.Fee ranges from 120 to...

  • 23. Price of Hot Air Balloon Ride

    The cheapest quoted price last year (late August to early September of 2011) for the hot air balloon ride was 125 Euros per person. I decided against it because...

  • 24. The Gentle Giants at Hakan Kilim, Goreme

    We walked aroung Goreme quite a bit. At places we would sit and talk to the shop owners or just lounge around in restaurants. Their hospitality reminded me of...

  • 25. Hot Air Ballooning

    We have just finished our Hot air Balloon ride in Goreme. Considering it is expensive we had to make a choice if we really wanted to do it. Must say that it is...

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