Saint Theodoros Trion Church

The 19th century church, located in Bayramli quarter and very close to Derinkuyu Underground City. Due to the inscription over the west entrancn of the Church, it is written that, the Church has been constructed on 15 May 1858, with the permission of Ottoman Sultan Abdulmecid and the donations of Malakopia (Derinkuyu) Christians. Today the …

Haci Bektas Veli And Mosque Complex

Haci Bektas VeliHe was born in 1209 in Nisabur city of Horasan and died in 1270 in Hacibektas. He was coeval of Mevlana. His grave is in Haci Bektas Veli Tomb of Hacibektas district. In some of the sources his birth and death dates are mentioned one or two years differently. On 73th century Haci …

Gulludere Valley

There is a long valley known as Meskendir Valley between Cavusin Village and Ortahisar town. Meskendir Valley can be accessed by Cavusin side as well as the side of Kaya Camping on the Ortahisar-Go’reme road. Meskendir Valley is a composition’of valleys in a sense, and is one of the important trekking courses of the Cappadocia. …

Vaftizci Yahya Church

Vaftizci Yahya Church(Church of Saint John the Baptist)It is located at a high point in Cavusin Village. A part of its yard is damaged. It is estimated that the church showing early Byzantium structural characteristics, was constructed in 5th century. As the gaps in between the pillars were filled hard materials the size of the …