Rose and Red Valleys
30 August 2020    Goreme, Turkey 
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Rose and Red Valleys   
30 August 2020    Goreme, Turkey   
 
 
 
 
Red and Rose valleys

About 5km outside of Goreme are the Red and Rose valleys which are traversed with a set of good trails. We took a guided hike through the valleys to see the countryside and get closer to the caves and the odd rock formations.

 
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
This is a close up of a carved-in-the-rock dwelling. The next shot is the same rock but at a distance.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
This is a close up of a carved-in-the-rock dwelling. The next shot is the same rock but at a distance.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
This is a close up of a carved-in-the-rock dwelling. The next shot is the same rock but at a distance.
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
The previous shot's dwelling is just barely visible in the upper left hand corner.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
The previous shot's dwelling is just barely visible in the upper left hand corner.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
The previous shot's dwelling is just barely visible in the upper left hand corner.
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
I really don't like caves but I did a few today.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
I really don't like caves but I did a few today.
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
I really don't like caves but I did a few today.
 
 
A stop for tea
     
 
 
 
A stop for tea
     
 
 
 
A stop for tea
     
 
 
More odd rocks
     
 
 
 
More odd rocks
     
 
 
 
More odd rocks
     
 
 
Cave dwelling or temple?
     
We all climbed in and got a guided tour of the room.
 
 
 
Cave dwelling or temple?
     
We all climbed in and got a guided tour of the room.
 
 
 
Cave dwelling or temple?
     
We all climbed in and got a guided tour of the room.
 
 
Our guide
     
 
 
 
Our guide
     
 
 
 
Our guide
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike
     
 
 
 
Red Valley hike