Four Big Experiences in Turkey's Cappadocia Region

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Cappadocia is a special place in the middle of Turkey that many people visit. It has unique rocks, colorful cliffs, and old buildings carved into the rocks. Here are some fun things to do there:

1. Hot Air Balloon Ride: One of the best ways to see Cappadocia is from a hot air balloon. You can fly in the sky and look at the amazing rock formations called "fairy chimneys."

2. Underground Cities: Cappadocia has more than 200 cities carved into the soft rocks. The biggest one is Derinkuyu, which is over 3,000 years old. You can explore these cities that were rediscovered in the 1960s.

3. ATV Tours: If you like more excitement, you can take an ATV tour. These tours last about two hours and take you to great places for pictures. The best time is during sunset when the rocks turn pink and red.

4. Hiking Trails: If you prefer a slower pace, there are many hiking trails. You can see historical sites and enjoy the view. Rose Valley has churches carved into rocks, and Pigeon Valley has ancient pigeon houses carved into the rocks.


1- What is one of the best ways to see Cappadocia according to the text?

2- How old is the biggest underground city in Cappadocia, Derinkuyu?

3- What can you see in Pigeon Valley according to the text?


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Parts of this lesson are based on: An article Engoo Daily News.