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Kaymakli

Kaymakli Kasabasi Kaymakli, Derinkuyu, Nevsehir, Turkey
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Daily Cappadoccia Tour
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One of the famous underground cities of Cappadocia, Kaymakli contains over 100 tunnels with low, narrow and sloping passages. Although the structure goes deeper than 100 feet below ground, only the first four floors are open for public viewing.
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4 weeks ago
“The best built underground city in the region.”
4 Mar 2017
“Otherworldly!”
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Kaymakli Kasabasi Kaymakli, Derinkuyu, Nevsehir, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such an advanced Underground city thousand years ago? WOW! The rooms are spacious, the corridors are not that thin and the architecture is amazing.

Thank Sebat J
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Cappadocia and Turkey are both filled with unique places to visit and if in this plethora of fascinating sites, Kaymakli still stands out it's totally worth visiting. We were lucky to have Mr. Mohammed, the first ever guide at Kaymakli take just our family on...More

Thank icmiaan
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Amazed by the engineering of the ancient people and their simple lifestyle. I would definitely recommend a tour guide because otherwise you wouldnt know what you are looking at and you would just get lost in the numerous tunnels and pathways.

1  Thank Azhar A
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This underground city is welcomed diversion. It is always climate-controlled and gave the impression that I was Indiana Jones in a real- life adventure. There is a moderate amount of walking and I would recommend wearing comfortable shoes.

1  Thank Maryella M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

If your visiting the region, a trip to an underground city is a must, and Kaymakli sure is worth the visit. Even though only 10% is open to the public, what you are able to witness is truly remarkable. It's fascinating to witness how troglodytes...More

Thank Zahraa K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

You know when you go to any truistic place and you have many tour guides in the entrance who wants to over charge you?.. After not accepting the over charge.. we were surprised by an old gentleman who approached us after we entered the caves....More

3  Thank Lorena S
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

It is truly amazing and very creative to be able to build such underground city. Well! For sure when people need to survive they can do anything beyond their imagination. Salute to them we are able to see with our own eyes. It is really...More

Thank Juliani J
Reviewed 31 May 2016

It was an wonderful experience visiting Kaymakli Underground City. You get to see how people used these places as hideouts in previous ages. They have bedrooms, storage's, Churches, toilets, kitchen, common area. Mind blowing. You should visit the place with your most comfortable shoes as,...More

Thank Debashree_Ghosh
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The moment you enter you feel you have entered a different era altogether. You can imagine people living there. Built centuries ago it is still maintained very well. Divided into 4 levels (4th level being 40m ) so for people with severe asthma problem, high...More

1  Thank Chetna R
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Kaymaklı is a city dug deep into the soft volcanic rock in the Cappadocia region. There are around 100 underground cities in the area although only a few are open to the public. Kaymaklı is the largest of them. During the Roman persecution of Christians...More

1  Thank Ansh D
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Zifa6
Hello! Do you have any more information about the tour guide? We will be a group of university students going to Cappadocia this weekend and will be visiting Kaymakli. What are the usual tour prices and how do we found a guide once we arrive there? Will they be waiting at the entrance?
10 March 2017|
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Response from icmiaan | Reviewed this property |
Hi Zifa6, We actually took a guide - Ibrahim - from Aydinli Cave Hotel (where we stayed) in Cappadocia and he took us to all the places by his car for a fixed rate for 3 days. It included all the entrance fees. The day we... More
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MRRJR
how much is the guided tour?
17 February 2015|
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Response from Nihal C |
50 Turkish Lira. approximately 15-20 usd
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