Goreme Open Air Museum: Discovering The Mysteries
Goreme Open Air Museum is one of the largest open air museums of the world, that is included in UNESCO World Heritage List. In amazing ancient city, there are numerous houses, churches, monasteries, graves and schools were built by carving the rocks thousands of years ago. You will be amazed by the ornations and paintings on the walls and ceilings of these constructions that are protected through the ages. Many religious scenes that holds importance for Christianity are depicted in the paintings that survived until present day. With the assistance of the professional guides, you will learn a lot of interesting stories in Goreme Open Air museum.
After this brief introduction, we can mention our recommended places to see in Goreme Open Air Museum. St. Basil’s Church, a famous church covered with magical colors and ornations, was built to honor the bishop St Basil, an important figure for Christianity who was born in Kayseri. This church may be the highlight of your trip. Apple Church is another great construction with perfect decorations along with the Snake Church where you can enjoy many interesting figures and paintings in detail. In Buckle Church and Sandals Church, you will see painting and depictions of the scenes from life life f Jesus and you will understand why we recommend you to see these places so much.