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The island of Kish is a resort island located off the coast of Iran. Although it is well known as a tourist destination, it is also steeped ...

The island of Kish is a resort island located off the coast of Iran. Although it is well known as a tourist destination, it is also steeped in history. One of the most magnificent features of this island is its massive subterranean city covering an area of 10,000 square metres, constructed from its ancient underground aqueduct (or ‘kariz’).

Located in Turkey's Cappadocia region, Derinkuyu is one of the largest underground cities in the world.

Derinkuyu underground city is located in Cappadocia. Discovered in the 1960s, it's the world's deepest underground city and fits 20,000 people.

Underground cities in Cappadocia

There are about 40 underground cities in Cappadocia. Grab your torch and come with us through underground cities in this fascinating region of Turkey.

12,000 Year Old Massive Underground Tunnels Are Real And Stretch From Scotland To Turkey

Across the Europe there are thousands of underground tunnels from the north in Scotland leading all the way down to the Mediterranean. This 12,000-year-old massive underground network is very impressive. Some experts believe the network was a way of pro…

Archaeologists in Turkey have uncovered another massive underground city in Cappadocia, consisting of at least 7 kilometers (3.5 miles) of tunnels, hidden churches, and escape galleries dating back around 5,000 years. - See more at: http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-history-archaeology/massive-5000-year-old-underground-city-uncovered-cappadocia-turkey-002507#sthash.M0l2pvuC.dpuf A reconstruction of what the Derinkuyu underground city is believed to have looked like

The region of Cappadocia in central Turkey is home to one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world – deep valleys and soaring rock formations dotted with homes, chapels, tombs, temples and entire subterranean cities harmoniously carved into the natural landforms. Cities, empires and religions have risen and fallen around these unique underground havens, and yet it seems they still hold a few more secrets.

What to do in Cappadocia, Turkey // A 3 Day Sample Itinerary

A three day sample itinerary to make the most of your time. What to do in Cappadocia, where to stay and how to find the best views of this unique region.

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If you’re visiting Cappadocia, you may want to visit Derinkuyu, one of the area’s most famous underground cities.
Incuse (concave) Chaos is a rare #naturalmonument, located in the area of ​​Kamariza, near #Lavrion city in #Attica. It is a heart-shaped crater and legend has it that it was created by a meteorite fall in the late 18th or early 19th century. This fact has not been scientifically proven. It is estimated that the crater was created when the roof of a cavern collapsed. The area is also full of ancient underground mining tunnels. #droneview #aerialview #greece #travelling #slacklining
The Ancient City of Telmessos
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