Cappadocia, the land of the beautiful horses, is an area which covers five provinces of Turkey. Kayseri, Kırşehir, Aksaray and Nevsehir are the cities what we call Cappadocia today. Most of the famous sightseeings and touristic areas are in Nevsehir. This region we just defined is located in central anatolia in Turkey and it’s climate is predictable. There are four seasons in here and its up to you to pick any season to visit Cappadocia. There are all kind of actvities all though the year.
Actually budget is also an important one. If your budget is a consideration, travellers should book a trip for the off-season. Hot air balloons and hotel prices are much more affordable in the middle of winter than at the height of summer.
Cappadocia Summer (June, July, Augst)
Summer season is the most busy season for a holiday all over Turkey. Cappadocia has hot and dry (desert like) weather during summer time in Cappadocia. You need sunscreem, walking shoes, hat or an umbrella to protect your self from the sun.
Cappadocia Autumn (September, October, November)
Usualy autumn brings the cold and rainy weather. Day time can be more cool and makes it easy to be a tourist around. Night times are cold and probably you would ask fo an extra blanket at the hotel.
Cappadocia Winter (December, January, February)
Winters are always harsh in Cappadocia. Sometimes it can snow over 30 cm. Snow can block roads and brings very cold nights. You need to wear clothes accordingly.
Cappadocia Spring (March, April, May)
Spring season is always full of with surprises in Cappadocia. March is always cold and you can still expect snow for some days. April is rainy and cool and may is begging of the summer season so some days are cold and rainy and some days are hot and dry. You need your raincoat and your sunscreen during spring in Cappadocia.
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