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Ortahisar's most pronounced structure is the Castle situated at a 86 m height cave in the period of Eti. The castle has been used strategically and for accommodation. At the outskirts of the castle there are available the samples of the civil architecture characteristic to Cappadocia. The foreign peoples also call this castle as Chateau. The inside parts are caved. It has got the rooms and saloons. Moreover around the town there are many churches. In Ortahisar the housed are raise step by step to the castle. The natural beauties, the old historic structures and the interesting citrus gardens near to the Göreme rock stones provide that the tourist to be attracted here. In the valley of Ortahisar there are very interesting abbeys and churches. Furthermore in the stores of the rocks cave in almost the entire valley there are stored the agricultural products .

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  • Uploaded on March 22, 2013
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    by Suzen Ivanova
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX S9300
    • Taken on 2013/02/02 16:24:01
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