cappadocia landscape - tuff formations - fairy chimneys - erosion - panorama - uchisar (turkey)


Hi-Resolution Panorama of Cappadocia near Üçhisar (Turkey)

In the top-right corner, the village of Uchisar and the "Uchisar Castle".­

It should be viewed in high-resolution to see the details of the hoodoos (fairy chimneys) and the village of Üçhisar in the upper-right.­

The eroded rock formations of Cappadocia look like sandstone, but it is actually volcanic tuff, a type of rock consisting of consolidated volcanic ash that originated from ancient volcanic eruptions in the region.­

cappadocia cave dwellings caves erosion fairy chimneys geology hoodoos panorama rock formations rock houses rocks stitched troglodyte uchisar castle village volcanic tuff Üçhisar Üçhisar castle
2. Kale Sk, 50000 Uçhisar/Nevşehir Province, Turkey