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Turkey, Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia

 Posted by , last edited on February 11, 2014 at 03:12:11

Location Nevşehir Province (Cappadocia) in Central Anatolia, Turkey
Coordinates N38 40 0.012 E34 51 0
Type Mixed
Property 9,884 ha
Date of Inscription 1985

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In a spectacular landscape, entirely sculpted by erosion, the Göreme valley and its surroundings contain rock-hewn sanctuaries that provide unique evidence of Byzantine art in the post-Iconoclastic period. Dwellings, troglodyte villages and underground towns – the remains of a traditional human habitat dating back to the 4th century – can also be seen there.

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