Coordinate: 38º37’53.00’’K 34º54’47.00’’D Height: 1068 m
Ürgüp is located in 18 km east of Nevşehir and it is the most important tourism center of Cappadocia Region. The region is called Assiana by Byzantine, Bashisar by Seljuk and Burgut Castle by Ottomans, and it got the name Ürgüp in Republic period. It protected it’s an importance as settlement for ages. The most beautiful neighborhood of Cappadocia and historical buildings can be seen in this region. Trio chimney rocks nearby became the symbol of Cappadocia.