Cappadocia and Central Turkey Experiences

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  • Top Reasons to Go

    Balloon over Cappadocia: Dangling high above the spectacular terrain in a basket, you will sail past ethereal rock cones and photogenic fairy chimneys.... Read more

  • Ballooning in Cappadocia

    One of the best ways to appreciate Cappadocia’s expansive, diverse landscape is from above. Hot-air balloon flights take off around sunrise (when... Read more

  • Meet the Hittites

    Around 1800 BC a people called the Hittites, who like the Persians spoke an Indo-European language (unlike the Turks, whose language is... Read more

  • Mevlâna Celaleddin Rumi

    The Mevlâna Museum in Konya calls Rumi (also known as Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi, or simply as "Mevlâna") a "Turkish theosophic philosopher,"... Read more

  • From Tamerlane to Ataturk

    Tamerlane, the fearsome inheritor of the legacy of Genghis Khan, laid siege to Ankara in 1402 and wrested control of the city away from Beyazıt,... Read more

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