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Church Of St. John The Baptist (Vaftizci Yahya Kilisesi): Tours & Tickets

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  • Excellent48%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
28 Dec 2018
“Quite a hike”
21 Aug 2019
“Someone removed the ladder...”
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The short climb went well until an idiot decided to remove and pull up the ladder, therefore preventing the ascending visitors to continue climbing... and others to go down. Although we never made it to the top, we assumed the view would have been quite spectacular. Perhaps
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It feels silly to rate something so historic as only average but the pathway up there is not just in poor condition but dangerous. There is trash everywhere and the main Chambers of the church stink of what can only be urine. There is a good view when you get there though (see
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This church is a up a steep set of stairs and then along a cliff edge. It is really only for those who are fit. And at the end of the day it is marginally worth it but not outstanding
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To me this was not worth the trip at all At least u didn’t have to pay for any entrance fee But to get here u had to go a bit out of your way to get there So if u ask me was not worth the trip The church is decaying and there is nothing being done at all to preserve this
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This church (Vaftizci Yahya Kilisesi) is in the small town of Cavusin. When you are in the town look up to the East and you can easily spot this church. As you walk up the hill towards it you will be running through the gauntlet of vendors - just politely decline and visit
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