Cappadocia, the " land of beautiful horses" is a famous tourist destination of Turkey. The region has a rich heritage of culture and tradition. Colorful festivals and Cappadocia events form an integral and important part of Turkey. Cappadocia, being one of the premier tourism destinations of Turkey, has its own unique festivals and events. Agricultural festivals play an important part in Turkish rural life. These festivals and events in Cappadocia have caught the fascination of millions across the world.
Below are the different festivals and events in Cappadocia.
In the last decade, the Hacibektas festival has become the main public event of Alevism in Turkey.
The village of Avanos in the province of Cappadocia has been known for many years as a great pottery-producing centre.
Cappadocia is the center of an important grape and wine-producing region of Central Anatolia.
The fascinating village of Goreme hosts a food festival in the last week of September, which called as “Forgotten Flavours of Goreme ".
Karlik Evi sponsors an art festival annually in June.
This event runs along with the Capadocia Annual International Mountainbike Stage Race and Festival.