Goreme is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Goreme one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Goreme is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Goreme or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Goreme. Explore the historical monuments of Goreme with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Goreme guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Goreme page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Goreme landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Goreme.
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Muze Yolu | Goreme, Nevsehir, Goreme,Turkey
08:00 am - 06:30 pm
A compilation of a dozen of religious Christian buildings belonging to the 10th, 11th and 12 centuries like churches tombs and more combine to form the Goreme Open air museum.The museum houses caves and beautiful Byzantine era paintings of Biblical scenes as well.You'd hardly find these unique pieces elsewhere. The museum demands a hike throu...
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These unique chimneys that stand about 100 feet tall look unusual yet lovely. The story behind these chimneys are that when the land was eroded due to climatic conditions the softer part which formed the base and partial height of these chimneys fell to rumbles; while the topmost layer was too hard to be effected by erosion. Therefore these mushroo...
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Goreme Kasabasi, Nevsehir Merkez,Goreme, Turkey.
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
El Nazar Kilise is a remarkable structure carved out of a rock with colorful frescoes of the 10th century. The church was restored by the UNESCO. The beautiful church is carved into a fairy chimney with graves in the eastern arm. The church is painted in archaic style.
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Agzikarahan Village, Goreme, Turkey.
The historical Agzikarahan Hani was once built to shelter traders and their goods. Traders were guaranteed insurance for a lapse in protection of their goods here. The preserved Caravanserai has divided sections for summer and winter lodging inside. While visiting this place you would also see other ruins of other Caravanserais.
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Goreme itself is a honey colored village and the complementing honey valley makes for a pleasant hike in the village. Even this valley is commonly known as the valley of love. It offers spectacular views of its surroundings but is slightly muddy.