Uchisar Castle Cappadocia (What to See? How to Get? Entrance Fee)

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Uchisar Castle is the highest point of the region and also the biggest and the most beautiful fairy chimney of the region where you may enjoy a unique panoramic views over Cappadocia.


Situated in the Uchisar town, the rock castle was used as a fortress by the Roman and Byzantine armies. The region is also home to the most beautiful fairy chimney formations.

The Castle is also used as an observation terrace. You’ll need to make a little effort to get uphill to the castle. You can enjoy the impressive views of the Piegon Valley, Avanos, Ortahisar Castle and Goreme National Park on top.

The nights are very fantastic at Uchisar Catsle that it’s like you are able to touch the shining stars at the very clear sky.

You may also enjoy the magnificent panorama of the surrounding land at Mount Erciyes in the distance from the Uchisar Castle. Uchisar Castle is also considered to be one of the best places in the world to watch sunset.