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Uçhisar Castle

Uçhisar Castle

The name Cappadocia means the ” land of beautiful horses’’. Cappadocia is one of the most magical, glazed and private areas in the world.

Cappadocia, which consists of five special areas, has much to tell you about itself. Today we will tell you about the history and beauty of Uchisar Castle, which is one of these structures that Capppadocia has.

In this article, you will find the history of Uchisar Castle, entrance fees to Uchisar Castle, and also visiting hours and places around it.

Uchisar Castle Detailed Information

Uchisar is one of the most special and most beautiful regions of Cappadocia with its rocky houses, boutique hotels and restaurants. Uchisar is 5 kilometers from Nevsehir.

The Uchisar Region in Cappadocia is built around a hill, offering panoramic cruising pleasure. Located on the route of the King Road and the Silk Road, it has a very strategic point. Persians, Muslims, Christians and many more religions and races have lived in this region before. Uchisar is home to all the mysteries of history. It is an indispensable place for those looking for visual feasts, religious secrets and history.

Uchisar Castle, which has a different historical object at each point, has existed since the Roman Empire period. In the old times, people lived in that region made home for themselves from carved stones. It is possible to find structures such as cisterns, graves, cellars and warehouses.

Uchisar Castle, the highest settlement in its vicinity, provides great opportunities for those who want to take photographs. Tens of people who want to photograph this beautiful place in the vicinity are inspired by many different objects. The places inside the castle are completely connected to each other. When you enter a point, you will see many different surpises. However, unfortunately, some parts of the castle are collapsed and damaged. There’s no access to place damaged for now. But there are still a lot of points which can be visited inside the castle.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

 

Uçhisar Castle is Actually A Giant Fairy Chimney!

Uchisar Castle consists of two giant fairy chimneys that are very close to each other. Local people use different names for calling these two fairy chimneys. The castle has a height of 50 meters from the south and approximately 100 meters from the north.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

You need to climb some stairs to get to Uçhisar Castle. However, the fact that the stairs are passing through the castle makes this journey much more enjoyable. At the end of the journey, which is finished with great pleasure, the moment of sight begins, which we often talk about. Watching the sunset at Uchisar castle offers you a visual feast you will never forget in your life. It doesn’t matter which season it is. Summer, Winter, Spring and autumn, they all offer a separate visual feast.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

What To Buy For Your Loved Ones: Uchisar Gift Tips!

Uchisar has a lot of souvenir shops. So that, you should definitely visit them if you want to buy gifts for your loved ones. It is quite easy to find great gifts from here. All you have to do is to make a good bargain. You can be sure that it is normal to bargain with local people in Turkey!

Here some gift ideas for you; You can get special Anatolian carpets and rugs from there. These carpets and rugs can be a very special gifts. Be sure to get yourself too!

You can also buy Hittite jugs, cooking bowls and ceramics from here. You can also find many special tables. If you love organic products, you should definitely visit the organic product markets.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

What To Buy For Your Loved Ones: Uchisar Gift Tips!

Uchisar has a lot of souvenir shops. So that, you should definitely visit them if you want to buy gifts for your loved ones. It is quite easy to find great gifts from here. All you have to do is to make a good bargain. You can be sure that it is normal to bargain with local people in Turkey!

Here some gift ideas for you; You can get special Anatolian carpets and rugs from there. These carpets and rugs can be a very special gifts. Be sure to get yourself too!

You can also buy Hittite jugs, cooking bowls and ceramics from here. You can also find many special tables. If you love organic products, you should definitely visit the organic product markets.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

Cevizli Location

While you’re here, you must buy small gifts for yourself and your loved ones. Cevizli Region makes this gift-buying job much more enjoyable! It is possible to find many different souvenirs in this region which is made of stone carving. In addition, it can be enjoyable to spend your day here. There you can find quite a lot of Turkish coffee, tea and wine. You have everything here to spend a pleasant day.

Uchisar Castle Visiting Hours and Days

It is possible to visit Uchisar Castle 7 days of a week. Visiting hours are between 7:30 AM and 8:00 PM.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

 

How to reach Uchisar Castle?

If you go with a tour company, for example Toursce; it takes you to the necessary locations at the most convenient times of the day for your visit. If you plan to make the transportation yourself, there are several different alternatives.

There are buses from Nevsehir airport to this area. You can also take a minibus ride over Nevsehir Center to Uchisar Castle. This journey takes about 15 minutes. Buses are available between 7 am and 7 pm. Apart from all these, you can come here by taxi if you want. Taxi from Nevsehir center to Uchisar castle costs approximately 35 Turkish Liras.

Uçhisar Castle / Cappadocia

 

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