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Uchisar Castle

Uchisar, Turkey
+90 352 332 59 29
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“highest point” (37 reviews)
“great view” (32 reviews)
“entrance fee” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Uchisar, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its an enjoyable experience..and a lifetime excitement..bravo to all of them..we will visit in the nearest future

Thank Monica A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice touristic spot, one of the must to visit. Manay shops around with local handcrafts. You can spend 1-2 hours easily.

Thank Akalin A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect location for taking panoramic-photos. You would see Uçhisar town, Göreme and all of the geographical places. Trick: There are no materials in the castle museum so you would see (and take photos) all the castle less than 40 minutes. There are a lot...More

Thank Ömer Furkan Ö
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth climbing all the way to the top as the view is spectacular awesome. We were there during the winter, however the bright sunshine balances it up. The weather was perfect as it was nice, warm & cooling. At afar from the top, you can...More

Thank zenhock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting shape castle. First time I went there just by car. Easy to climb up in 15 min... but of course if you take your time checking nice view and taking photos then it takes more than 30 min. haha... from the top, view...More

Thank Shirinerica
Reviewed November 14, 2017

This is the highest point in Cappadocia Valley, so you can survey the entire region from above. If you can imagine how they used to live and organise themselves in this rock, thousands of years ago, than you didn't travel there for nothing:)

Thank Sergiu T
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Good for 360*views around the valley ... can do it in 30 min. Nothing more to offer... ticket price also nominal 7tl

Thank Amitan1166
Reviewed November 1, 2017

This is another lovely and excellent location for Pictures. Tour guide explained as best he could about this loca

Thank AdeKing1
Reviewed October 29, 2017

The castle was made out of carving sand-rock and gives a nice view from the top. The castle was made as protection and defense for the underground city. One can easily get fascinated with the style of construction and the intended aim to build this...More

Thank waqarsarwar
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

It sure stands out in the country side. This castle carved out of the soft rock stands maybe 300 meters high. The thinking behind it is the same as the underground city except it defends vertically. They had chutes to throw down stones, rolling cylinders...More

Thank 432JamesD
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March 13, 2015|
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Response from WendyAlacati | Reviewed this property |
Uchisar and the castle. you may need a couple of hours, however it is a great place to have as a base to explore the whole region. We stayed at Ansia Hotel at the base of the castle, highly recommended and owner speaks... More
February 15, 2015|
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Response from Caroline A | Reviewed this property |
Accessible all day so far as I am aware