Urgup

The Hill of Wishes

The Hill of Wishes  cappadocia The Hill of Wishes Turkey The Hill of Wishes Erected by Vecihi Pacha in 1268, the mausoleum of Nükrettin, popularly known as …

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Urgup Cappadocia

Urgup Cappadocia  Urgup data  Urgup Turkey This township is an important administrative and commercial center much frequented by foreigners coming to Cappadocia.. Before the Ottoman …

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MUSTAFAPACHA

MUSTAFAPACHA URGUP MUSTAFAPACHA CAPPADOCIA MUSTAFAPACHA Formerly known as Sinasos, the village was inhabited by Greek Orthodox Christians until the 1924 population exchange between Greece and Turkey. …

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THE URGUP MUSEUM AND LIBRARY

Treasures some unique manuscripts, including the work of Guillaume de Jerphanion, a French art historian, who had spent most of his life in the Cappadocia …

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Damsa

Damsa Date  The village is rich in Islamic monuments which indicate general prosperity here between the 12th and 14th centuries. The mosque and the Seljuk tomb …

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CEMILKOY

CEMILKOY The Monastery of the Archangel, Hagios Stephanos, which dates to the 9th century and the Curch of Saint Euphemia, with a portrait of the saint …

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MAVRUCAN

MAVRUCAN The group of churches here dates to the pre-iconoclasm period. The nearby necropolis with many sculpted and still intact tombs is interesting.

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urgup informations

urgup informations urgup cappadocia Ürgüp was called ” Assiana” in antiquity and has been an important settlement throughout the ages. It acquired the name ” Başhisar” …

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