Indider’s Tips For Cappadocia Trip
Cappadocia is one of the most beautiful corners of the Turkey. The region is covering a vast area with breath-taking landscapes. It used to be a home to people of ancient times, Cappadocian Kindgom, early Christians as well as the Roman Empire.
Following the division of Roman Empire, Cappadocia became a major religious city of Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine Empire). Many religious man, who lived in Constantinople or other big cities of Byzantine Empire, migrated to Cappadocia for living a life of solitude. They wished to focus on their religious belief and pray to God all the time. They have found the peace and tranquility in the deep valleys of Cappadocia region.
Cave Churches of Cappadocia
Historical Places To See In Cappadocia
The highlights of Cappadocia is considered as Goreme Open Air Museum, Ihlara Valley, Uchisar Castle, Underground Cities, Avanos Village. As I mentioned in the upper pharagraphs, entire area had been a home to priests, monks, permits. Therefore you will come across to little or large chapels, churches and monasteries each and every step of your trekking.
What makes Cappadocia special is of course its history. You will see some signs from each level of the history. Ancient Age, Medieval Age and even Modern Age.
Pottery is considered as one of the main industry of the area, therefore it’s recommended to pay a visit to one of the ceramic workshops to see the traditional way of making pots.
Cappadocia View from Sunset Point
Day Trips From Istanbul To Cappadocia
Serhat Engul is an experienced tour guide in Turkey. He is based in Istanbul and his primary field is the Istanbul’s history. As a licensed tour guide he travels around Turkey. Focusing majorly on Cappadocia and Ephesus other than Istanbul.
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Cappadocia Hot Air Balloons
Cappadocia is one of the best destination to travel in Turkey. I am sure that you will have a very good time in there while discovering its hidden treasures.
Day Trip From Istanbul To Cappadocia Blog Article By Serhat