One of the main symbols, famous and great entertainment vehicle in Cappadocia, Hot Air Balloon provides the people to go beyond the world. It opens the doors of fantastic world which creates a dreamy atmosphere due to its magical landscape that the people have never witnessed before in their lifetime.
The widest, enchanting, one of the most famous and wonderful underground city in Cappadocia, Kaymaklı Underground City is situated on Ihlara Road, 10 kms far from Derinkuyu, another deepest fascinating underground city and 20 kms from Nevsehir. Miraculously well protected and maintained structure is a part of UNESCO World Heritage Site. Established under a great hill well known as the Citadel or Sanctuary of Kaymaklı, this wonder land underground city’ history dates back Hittites and Phrygians Period, in B.C 3000. Today from past it has been used various purposes in different times. Due to its soft volcanic rock, Kaymaklı people built this splendid underground city around their homes for the security reasons. Also there are found special, secret tunnels connected to underground city and those houses. Whenever there was happened any attacks, they could temporarily use these private tunnels to pass the underground masterpiece in order to protect themselves. Additionally, it was used by earliest Christians living in the region from 4th century to guard them from religious tortures by building caves and elaborate labyrinth of narrow tunnels and traps for enemies. Thus today, it is seen that there is located a church, a graveyard, stables, living spaces and communal kitchens within this breath-taking structure. Also it is thought that approximately 3,500 people once lived here. The city was opened to visitors in 1964 but only 4 of the 8 levels are useable. Except for those features, the architectural speciality of Kaymaklı Underground City (ancient name’ ’Enegup’’ in Greek) grabs the people.
Goreme Open Air Museum is the miraculous and amazing small cave city that located at Cappadocia’s famous Goreme Valley. This small cave city was built by early Christians in 11th century to protect their faith and life style within this mystic place. As being notable for historic cave churches, the museum has a very deep and rich history.
Pigeon valley is one of the longest valleys that reflects distinctive formation challenging the time. It is located between the Goreme and Uchisar districts in Cappadocia and grabs the people who visited here by creating a mystic ambiance. It invites the people to a magical world thanks to not only its wonderful sight, but also providing to be organized many various nature sports with its huge and plain land. It is perfect area for walking, trekking and hiking.
Uchisar Castle is placed in Uchisar village, on between Nevsehir and Goreme road. Having a geostrategic position, dominating whole city from the top of the heap, this magnificent castle presents the visitors a dreamy panorama area with its miraculous landscape. It has a splendid environment providing the fantastic hues of red on Mt. Erciyes at sunset, the quiet, refreshing valleys and the rainbow of colour created by land and sky. In addition, the highest point and pearl of Cappadocia, Uchisar Castle covers the very huge area. It takes approximately 120 steps to climb at the peak of this glorious fortress. When the people come here, they can also visit the souvenir shops, boutique hotels carved into the rocks, other valuable masterpieces in around such as Pigeon Valley, Kaymaklı Underground City, Goreme Open Air Museum and famous Fairy Chimneys. Today, it is well known that Uchisar Fortress has been a member of UNESCO World Heritage List since 1985 and it was also taken under preservation as a National Park in 1986.
Pasabagi is situated between the Goreme and Avanos road. This breath-taking valley is famous for its having wonderful lanscape and the best various collection of fairy chimneys in Cappadocia. With this aspect, it reminds of the people's mind that the fascinating place looks like the museum of fairy chimneys. Also its extraordinary scene creates a metaphysical world by relaxing the spirit of visitors.
This picturesque valley, amazing natural beauty is placed on between Nevsehir and Aksaray road. One of the unique canyons, Ihlara Valley hypnotizes the visitors both its breath-taking, brilliant scenery of nature and its fascinating churches, monasteries carved into the soft rocks which creates awesome atmosphere. The miraculous natural wonder is famous for a dreamy ‘’Melendiz River’’ called also as ‘’Potamus Kapadukus” (meaning Cappadocia River). In addition, this splendid valley which is 14km in length and approximately 150 m high has an important history.
Situated on each two sides of Kızılırmak River, Avanos is one of the main tourist centres in Cappadocia, historical city. This fantastic region is famous for the pottery, silk, wool and carpet weaving, wine cultivation and agriculture. This wonderful place hosting countless civilizations reflects the visitors both natural and human-made masterpieces today.
Great masterpiece, secret treasure and bewitching the people with unique historical tissue, Saratli Underground City is located Saratli town in Cappadocia. Symbolizing the deep history, this mystic city is also famous for miraculous architectural structure.
The pearl of the Cappadocia, amazing city, famous Wish Hill (Temenni Tepesi in Turkish) is crowned on Urgup, district of Nevsehir. Its altitude above sea level is approximately 1.140 m in high. Thanks to its marvellous geopolitical position, this extraordinary hill dominates whole city which creates a magical and sweeping ambiance for the visitors. Additionally, today from past, this fascinating hill was used many different aims such as for security, worship and government reasons. Therefore it has been called various names in every period like Temennos (in Hittites period), Arslangazi Rock (Pre-Proclamation of Republic) and Temenni Hill (today)
Famous Zelve Open Air Museum is located on Göreme and Avanos road. This glorious natural beauty consists of three valuable valleys and numerous pointed and large fairy chimneys,incredible cave town, honeycombed structures, religious and secular chambers. Thus it is very important ancient settlement with its topography and amazing history.
Three Graces are the brilliant three fairy chimneys located on Urgüp, district of Nevsehir. It is the most famous natural beauty and symbol of Urgüp. This amazing natural formation is well known not only its enchanting landscape but also its incredible story. Therefore, today many tourist coming from different countries visit here.