Guney is 72 km (44 mile) far to Denizli . Guney is a town and district of Denizli Province in the inner Aegean region of Turkey. Güney district area neighbors those of four other districts of the same province from east to west, clockwise Buldan, Akkoy, Denizli central district and Cal and ranges Esme district of Usak Province in the north.

Guney district area is located at one of the sources of Buyuk Menderes River. Guney town lies at a distance of 70 km (43 mi) north of the province seat of Denizli. It is situated on a steep hillside. Formerly a township depending Cal at first and then Buldan, Guney was made into a district center in 1948.

Pamukkale winery has many of its vineyards in Guney. Guney Falls (Guney Selalesi), at a distance of 3 km (2 mi) from the district center is an important visitor’s attraction due to its natural beauty and is a site under official protection. Adiguzel Dam, also on the River Menderes further up, is between the townships of Guney and Bekilli. Yet another dam in phase of being built is Cindere Dam also on Buyuk Menderes River.

Guney is famous for its vineyards. They produce one of the best wine grapes in Turkey. It is often labeled as the “Napa Valley” of Turkey. Many of the Turkish wine producers source a sizable portion of their grapes from local farmers in Guney. Wine producer “Pamukkale” has its own vineyards and production center located in this town. Types of grapes commonly grown in Guney include Shiraz, Cabarnet Sauvignon, Merlot, Kalecik Karasi, Cabarnet Blanc and Chardonnay. What makes Guney wine grapes so popular is a combination of climate, altitude and soil properties.

Epigraphic and numismatic evidence points at the existence of two ancient cities near Guney; namely Salaand Tralla, possibly constituting a border at one time between Lydia and Phrygia, but their exact sites could not yet be determined with certainty.

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