Nigde Tourism

Niğde is a town and the capital of Niğde Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey at an elevation of 1,300 m. In 2010 the population was 109,724. The town is located between the volcanic Melandiz Mountains, which include the Mount Hasan stratovolcano near the city of Aksaray to the north, and the Niğde Massif to the south-southeast. The massif is a metamorphic dome that contains abandoned antimony and iron mines. Several marble quarries are currently active in the pure white crystalline marble of the massif. One of the most historically important places in Turkey is near Nigde, the Gumusler cave church, in a small village close to central Nigde.


Home to pretty treasures, Nigde is Turkey's best kept secret. Nigde is located at a short trip away from Goreme a major city in Turkey. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Goreme for its bountiful attractions like Goreme Open - Air Museum, Goreme National Park, Rose Valley on your trip to Nigde. A holiday in Nigde can generally be of 1-2 days.

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