Attractions

Top Choice Area in Ürgüp

Old Village

The back alleys of Ürgüp are home to many fine examples of the traditional stone architecture of this region, and are well worth a stroll.
Landmark in Ürgüp

Three Graces Fairy Chimneys

These three black-capped fairy-chimney formations (also known as 'the three beauties') are Ürgüp's best-known landmark. Overlooking the rolling countryside just outside of town, it's a prime spot to capture a sunset…
Winery in Ürgüp

Turasan Winery

The abundant sunshine and fertile volcanic soil of Cappadocia produce delicious sweet grapes, and several wineries carry on the Ottoman Greek winemaking tradition. You can sample some of the local produce here.
Landmark in Ürgüp

Old Village

The back alleys of Ürgüp are home to many fine examples of the traditional stone architecture of this region, and are well worth a stroll.
Viewpoint in Ürgüp

Temenni Wishing Hill

Home to a saint's tomb and a cafe, this viewpoint has 360-degree views over Ürgüp.
Landmark in Ürgüp

Belediye

If you're looking for the Ürgüp museum, you'll probably see the belediye (town hall) building first. The museum and tourist office are across the road.
Museum in Ürgüp

Ürgüp Museum

The museum features some 10-million-year-old tusks from a forerunner of the elephant, unearthed at Mustafapaşa, but the overall collection is uninspiring.
Landmark in Ürgüp

Mosque

Ürgüp's mosque is an excellent landmark to get your bearings from, right in the centre of town.
Landmark in Ürgüp

Altıkapılı Türbe

This sturdy Seljuk tomb was constructed for a local military commander.