Goreme Acikhava Muzesi, Goreme

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Step into the ancient dwellings and sanctuaries of Goreme Acikhava Muzesi, a World Heritage Site carved into Cappadocia stone and featuring historic Byzantine wall paintings. This outdoor museum consists of the remains of rock-cut churches, most of which date from the 10th, 11th, and 12th centuries. The site also has remnants of underground towns from the 4th century. Go on a walking tour of the valley's intriguing landscape to discover this stunning natural and man-made complex. Plaques along the way give you adequate information for exploring the area on your own. Don't forget to wear sensible shoes. A visit to Goreme Acikhava Muzesi represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Goreme travel planner to plot your vacation.
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  • While you're here, obtain or maximum card also travelled with museumcard girebilirsinizTabiki music more beautiful but there's One you can visit in the description.
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  • your comfortable shoes and clothes for this trip according to your weather situation. If you go in summer it's hot and muggy. don't forget to buy your drinks with you. and "must see" places. If you love taking pictures: p like me you will not regret it.
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  • Not be claimed not to see the rich come to Cappadocia. Some of the Church's frescoes for the other process has lost its authenticity especially dark and Apple Church would keep him more sheltered. Recommended to enter the Museum card. 1 km from the Centre of Goreme.
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  • Must visit! One of those places that should be in your bucket list. Definitely pay the extra for the last cave church on the top! Definitely one of the natural wonders of the world!
  • There were too few signs in the park. Most caves were just a shallow hole in the wall, there was no explanation to what it was used for in the past, which is very disappointing. The only interesting cave to visit was the dark church, which you had to pay an additional 10 bucks to get in. Besides the negatives, the place offers pretty land sites and it's worth the trip with a guide.
  • Sandstone hill home with remnants of several ancient church. Set out over vast area. Beautiful view of Capadocia here.
  • Very nice Location. Bring a Guide to show you around. Sad thing is that you have to pay twice if you want to see everything
  • Interesting place, worth the stop if you're visiting cappadocia, but not much offered in the way of explaining the site properly. Perhaps do your own research before your visit.

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Where to stay in Goreme

As a popular tourist destination, Göreme offers plenty of accommodations, many appropriately "cave-themed." Options range from hostels and guesthouses to mid-market and upscale hotels. If you're feeling adventurous, opt to sleep in a cave here. The level of luxury varies among cave rooms, but you can expect them to be quite humid and damp. Just outside of the main attraction of cave churches and away from the volume of visitors in the Cappadocia area, you'll find boutique hotels as well as budget accommodations and hostels. Practice your bargaining skills in advance, and you're sure to land a better deal. Be aware that theft has been reported in Goreme and the surrounding areas, so lock your hotel doors and windows.
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