1 Sagalossos

Perched high above the lakes region, these remote ruins are among the most beautifully sited in Central Anatolia.

2 Eğirdir

Eat fillets of crisply fried lake fish as the sun sets over Lake Eğirdir.

3 St Paul Trail

Follow in the footsteps of the apostle over the Toros Mountains, to reach stunning Lake Eğirdir.

4 Whirling dervishes, Konya

Watch the dervishes whirl each December in their spiritual home.

5 Göreme Open-Air Museum

The frescoes inside Göreme’s cave churches are a vibrant reminder of the region’s Christian past.

6 Hot-air ballooning

An unforgettable experience – the interplay of light and shadow over Cappadocia’s geological fairy-tale landscape, admired from the basket of a balloon.

7 Mustafapaşa

One of Cappadocia’s most attractive villages, sporting a wonderful concentration of old Greek houses.

8 Ihlara valley

Don’t miss the natural beauty of this fertile gorge, enhanced by its rock-cut Byzantine churches.

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