Last Updated on December 17, 2020
Uchisar is situated on a hill within a fairy tale atmosphere. Uchisar is famous for its unique rock castle of Uchisar Castle, observation terraces, rock-cut houses and Pigeon Valley, and of the best places to explore and stay in Cappadocia.
Things to Do & See
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 view over Cappadocia.
Uchisar Castle is also considered to be one of the best places in the world to watch sunset.
Pigeon Valley is another great place near Uchisar town named after the thousands of pigeon houses carved into the soft tufa since ancient times and offers another spectacular panoramic view over Cappadocia together with spectacular view of dovecotes.
There are also variety of great observation and sightseeing terraces along Uchisar at the hills that you are able to experience and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the valleys, Goreme and Aktepe.
Having a rest and enjoying your drink in the company of spectacular views at the terraces along Uchisar is also a great attraction for travelers.