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Ihlara Valley, Guzelyurt

Categories: Valleys, Nature & Parks
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Explore the cave churches decorated with historic frescoes in Ihlara Valley. Located near two of the region's three volcanoes, the valley was formed by the Melendiz River thousands of years ago, and is dotted with small villages and populated by a range of wildlife including lizards, butterflies, eagles, lambs, and sheep. Approximately 80,000 people once lived in the valley, which has four entrances. The first entrance is located at the village that marks the start of the road through the valley. The second--and most popular--entrance opens to the fourth km (2.5 miles in) of the valley and has more than 300 steps leading down into it, as well as a visitor center, parking lot, ticket booth, restrooms, and restaurant. The third entrance is through Belisirma village and is the only way to access the valley by car, and the fourth entrance is at the end of the valley near the local monastery. Note that to learn more about the specific history of the cave churches and other parts of the valley, it is best to go on a guided tour or a trekking tour, both of which can be booked at the visitor center, or prior to your arrival at the site. Make Ihlara Valley a centerpiece of your Guzelyurt vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Guzelyurt family vacation planner.
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  • When you enter the Valley in the steppe with a completely different environment. Hot summer days when you coolness in the Valley Greens of water environment all take your stress. Roman-era carved on the walls of the Canyon there are doing. A total of 14 km to the Valley 1 day worth. in the village of belisı in the melen yan tea I suggest you stop by to restaurants built on the.
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  • If you do go, you won't lose too much navigable. The stairs are very tiring. The distances are long. Appropriate shoes and clothes. Yoredeki there's a shortage of other attractions, such as the parking fee at the parking fee was already odeye DWI you why you bide.
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  • Heidi cartoon like in the bells with the sheep Mountain wind duydüğumda. Horn replace the human voice leaves only the sound of the wind.
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