History of Cappadocia

The poetic landscape of Cappadocia has a tremendous history thanks to its location in the middle of the Republic of Turkey…

When to photo where in Cappadocia?

Cappadocia attracts a lot of photographers because of its landscape. Would you like to know how to make better photos?

Kaymakli Underground City

While rock-cut formations are a miracle of nature, Cappadocia underground cities, carved by people and turned into a wonder, are on the list of must-see places.

Top FREE things to do in Cappadocia

If you are an experienced backpacker and have Cappadocia in your itinerary, here is a list of amazing sites for FREE located in this beautiful landscape...

Derinkuyu Underground City

Multifunctional cave system built into the volcanic tuff of Cappadocia to protect the wine, food and most importantly, the Cappadocians.


The dervish lodge and the town of Hacibektas are named after Haji Bektash Veli who was a 13th Century spiritual and humanistic Islamic cleric.

Caravanserais in Cappadocia

Would you like to know how to add one or more Caravanserai to your Cappadocia Tour Itinerary as we have a few around because of the Silk Road?

Top 10 Things to do in Cappadocia

Travelling to Cappadocia and wondering what to do during your stay? I hope this list will help you build a comprehensive trip to this beautiful region.

Belisirma Village

Does a tourist only get a fixed menu lunch in Belisirma, or the village has more to offer than meatballs, trout fish, or vegetarian casserole?

Higlights of Cappadocia

Do you have only a day in Cappadocia? Don't you worry, you can still get the feeling of our beautiful region with a return flight from Istanbul in a day...

Selime Monastery

First a Monastery then a Caravanseria, Selime Monastery is now one of the most popular museums of Cappadocia in the end of Ihlara Valley…

Ihlara Valley

Walking in the Ihlara Valley looks like a totally different experience thanks to its landscape, but the churches and caves are Cappadocian.

Winter is coming to Cappadocia

Travelers prevent coming to Cappadocia in Winter due to the snow and cold weather but did you know we have fireplaces to warm you up in small cozy hotels?

Photo Tour in Cappadocia

Best and unique way to look, explore and see the phenomenal landscape of Cappadocia region... Here are some tips!

Ozkonak Underground City

Discovered later, Ozkonak underground city is a small in size but rich in details. True hidden gem in the heart of Cappadocia.

9 things to eat in Cappadocia

Cappadocia may look like a desert but the kitchen is surprisingly wide there. Here is a list of 9 things to eat when in Cappadocia...


A day around Guzelyurt is highly recommended if you want to see a less touristy Cappadocian settlement with cave churches and breathtaking views…

A Day at Ihlara Valley

For those interested in exploring Ihlara Valley from the bottom to the top on your own and don't want to be part of a group of people following a tight schedule.

A day at Soganli Valley

As promised, here are some quick notes for self explorers of Cappadocias off the beaten path: Soganli Valley...


Cavusin has everything a traveler is looking for like churches, fairy chimneys, caves, troglodyte houses, mosques, and beautiful walking trails.