Kaymakli Underground City is the biggest and deepest underground settlement in the Cappadocia region. Located in the Kaymaki Village, Kaymakli Underground City is also one most popular places to see in Cappadocia.
Kaymakli Underground City has 8 levels underground (only 4 are open) carved from the soft volcanic stone that are connected with each other by narrow tunnels. Visitors may visit stalls, stables, stores, refectories, churches, wineries, kitchens and the other sections.
Going for 40 meters under the ground, Kaymakli Underground City has a capacity of 5000 people. It is very exciting to imagine that how people lived here. A visit to Kaymakli Underground City is a must on your Cappadocia holidays.
Visitors having claustrophobia are not recommended to enter the underground city.
How to Get to There?
Kaymakli Underground City is situated in Kaymakli Village. About;
- 36,2 km. from Avanos
- 25,3 km. from Goreme
- 21,3 km. from Uchisar
- 31,7 km. from Urgup.
It is better to visit Kaymakli Underground City via Cappadocia excursions or your private/rented car.