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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given around 30 minutes here as part of the green tour. 30 minutes is definitely not enough to immerse yourself in this beauty. It was worth seeing and something I would suggest hitting up even if you have your own transport. You need...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AakilaAyman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The monastery is beautiful and interesting in so many ways. The design is pretty sturdy even after this many years.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 926anus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another mystery unfolds in the caves and several drawings on the wall help tell the story. Visit Cappadocia!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 34859Sara
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Such an interesting visit Book the green tour this is included in the price... it’s hard to imagine so many people hid out in these cave dwellings

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AlisonCarter
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I found the Selime Monastery more interesting than the Goreme Open Air Museum as the 'city' is built into one hill and you'd see the grooves on the ground made by numerous camels and people as they travelled up and down. This and the underground...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sunflowii
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A truly phenomenal monastery cut into the cliff face, with intricate cathedral and chapels complete with pillars. Yes, it’s far from Göreme centre but it’s always included in the Green Tour with Ihlara valley and an underground city. Well worth the drive

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

I visited the place as part of the group tour, lots of climbing need to wear a good shoe, not for everyone specially those with knee problem. Amazing view from the top.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James R
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Maybe because it wasn't as busy, but this was our favorite spot in Cappadocia. It's so fun hopping in and out of the rooms. We had a blast wandering around.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ryannlamphere
Reviewed 4 July 2018

visited on a guided tour and only gave us 20 min to visit which was far too short, from the outside like so many rock carved sites you cant begin to imagine what likes behind the little windows and small doors. the main attractions are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

The hillock consist of many rock cut caves used by early Christians as monasteries. It is a good climb over the rocks to reach each cave. There is no proper path and you need to be reasonably fit to climb. Some caves were used as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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