Mazı Underground City – Nevsehir

Mazi Underground City museum is 20 km (12 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. At the entrance part of this underground city which has four separate entrances is located a barn, as is the case in others. However in this barn, there is a watering hole for animals, caved in the rock. High number of the…

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Kaymaklı Underground City – Nevsehir

Kaymaklı Underground City museum is 20 km (12 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. It is located in Kaymaklı village, 19 km form Nevsehir and 4 floors of this 8-floor underground city are opened to visit. That is to say, you can visit the underground city with total depth of 40 m until the 4th floor…

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Göreme Open Air Museum – Nevsehir

Göreme Open Air Museum is 14 km (9 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. Located in the Göreme Historical National Park, the museum consists of churches and monasteries of various sizes made with the carved soft volcanic rocks. It is also possible to see the byzantine church architecture and religious architecture in this area. Houses of…

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Derinkuyu Underground City – Nevsehir

Derinkuyu Underground City museum is 31 km (19 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. The biggest underground city in Cappadocia Region, Derinkuyu is 29 km far from Nevsehir. Being host of many civilizations in the history, this city was used for defense and hiding purposes during spread of Christianity. Furthermore, “marble eagle statue” found in an…

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Cappadocia Cultural Museum – Nevsehir

Cappadocia Cultural Museum is 15 km (9 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. Cultural center which was used as hotel in 1954 and made museum after restored in 2002 is located in Ortahisar Town. In this 12-room cultural center, there are parts which reflect customs and traditions of Cappadocia people. In these rooms, daily life of…

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Ataturk House, Hacibektas – Nevsehir

Ataturk House Museum is 46 km (28 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. Ataturk House Museum is located in Nevşehir province, . On 22-23 December 1919 when national independence war was started and Atatürk was traveling for Ankara he dropped by Hacıbektaş and hosted in a house built in the second half of the 19th century…

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Aciksaray Ruins – Nevsehir

Aciksaray Ruins is 21 km (13 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. 3 km far from Gulsehir, Aciksaray Ruins are an important bishopric center with rock graves of Roman period carved in the tuff rocks and rock churches of 9th and 10th century. “Pedestal rocks” which have become a symbol for Gulsehir are also located in…

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Acigol Underground City – Nevsehir

Acigol Underground City is 21 km (16 mile) far to Nevsehir centurum. This city located in Acigol district has many similarities with Ozluce and Mazi underground cities. Three entrances were found for this Underground City and there is not a church, which is an astonishing fact. At the third of the entrances, both sides are…

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The Great Mosquet (Ulu Mosquet) – Aksaray

The Great Mosquet, located in the center of Aksaray . The construction of Ulu Mosque was started during the period of  the Governor Karamanoğlu Mehmet Bey between 1402- 1424. The architect of the mosque whose construction was completed during the period of Mehmet Bey’s son Ibrahim II is Mehmet Feruz. The altar of the mosque…

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Kesik Minare – Aksaray

Kesik Minare is 50 km (31 mile) far to Aksaray centurum. The mosque, which is located in Kucuk Bolcek district of Aksaray, has been laid with glazed red bricks. The bottom of the minaret with a single balcony is covered by enameled tile embellishments in the manner of a belt. The spalling of the embellishme nts…

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