Coordinate: 38º42’54.00’’K 34º50’48.00’’D Height: 929 m
Avanos is located 18 km north of Nevşehir, and it was established in the coast of Kızılırmak. It ancient age name is Venessa. The area is very skilled on ceramic production and pottery due to qualitative mud of the river and clay pits nearby. This occupation has come from Hittite to the present. Pottery and ceramics produced in small workshops attracts attention as souvenirs.