About Avanos - presentation, information, photos and recommendations

Avanos is a town and district of Nevşehir Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey, located 18 km (11 km) north of Nevşehir, the provincial capital. It is located in the historic and touristic Cappadocia. The district covers an area of ​​994 km2, and the average altitude is 920 m, with the highest point being Mt İsmail Sivrisi to 1,756 m.
The old city of Avanos, whose name in ancient times was Venessa, overlooks the longest river of Turkey, the Kızılırmak (Red River), which also separates Avanos from the rest of Cappadocia.
The most famous historical feature of Avanos, which is still relevant and very visible today, is its production of earthenware pottery; it is also the most economic activity in the town. The ceramic trade in this district and its countless pottery factories date right back to the Hittites, and the ceramic clay from the red silt of the Kızılırmak has always been used. It is a popular destination because of its attractive old town with cobbled streets, and views over the river.


Avanos | Avanos is famous for its abundance of pottery workshops and can only be described as small and quaint, even though it does see a flurry of activity from foreign tourists. The current population of the town is 12,000 and much of the local trade is focused around tourism and pottery

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Top hotels in Avanos

Sakli Cave House, Avanos

Sakli Cave House

Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

    • No transport provided
    Hotel Doubletree By Hilton Avanos Cappadocia, Avanos

    Hotel Doubletree By Hilton Avanos Cappadocia

    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

    • Hotel with indoor pool  
    • No transport provided
    In Stone House, Avanos

    In Stone House

    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

      • No transport provided
      Hanimkiz Konagi, Avanos

      Hanimkiz Konagi

      Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

        • No transport provided
        Fairyland Cave Hotel - Special Class, Avanos

        Fairyland Cave Hotel - Special Class

        Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

          • No transport provided
          Prime Cappadocia Suites, Avanos

          Prime Cappadocia Suites

          Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

            • No transport provided
            Garden Inn Cappadocia, Avanos

            Garden Inn Cappadocia

            Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

              • No transport provided
              Marvel Of Cappadocia, Avanos

              Marvel Of Cappadocia

              Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                • No transport provided
                Mozaik Otel, Avanos

                Mozaik Otel

                Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                  • No transport provided
                  Ipekyolu Garden, Avanos

                  Ipekyolu Garden

                  Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                    • No transport provided
                    Avanos Suites, Avanos

                    Avanos Suites

                    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                    • No transport provided
                    By Cappadocia Hotel Spa, Avanos

                    By Cappadocia Hotel Spa

                    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                    • Airplane (01/01 - 12/31/2022)
                    • No transport provided
                    Terracota Hotel, Avanos

                    Terracota Hotel

                    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                      • No transport provided
                      Akman Hotel, Avanos

                      Akman Hotel

                      Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                      • Hotel with parking  
                      • No transport provided
                      Hikmets House, Avanos

                      Hikmets House

                      Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                        • No transport provided
                        Miracle Cave Hotel - Special Class, Avanos

                        Miracle Cave Hotel - Special Class

                        Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                          • No transport provided
                          Yaman Apartment Cappadocia, Avanos

                          Yaman Apartment Cappadocia

                          Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                            • No transport provided
                            Tokmak Guest House, Avanos

                            Tokmak Guest House

                            Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                              • No transport provided
                              Yoruk Stone House, Avanos

                              Yoruk Stone House

                              Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                • No transport provided
                                The Loop Cappadocia, Avanos

                                The Loop Cappadocia

                                Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                                • No transport provided
                                Mira Cappadocia Hotel, Avanos

                                Mira Cappadocia Hotel

                                Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                                • No transport provided
                                Suhan Cappadocia, Avanos

                                Suhan Cappadocia

                                Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                  • No transport provided
                                  Lemon Cave Suites And Coffee House, Avanos

                                  Lemon Cave Suites And Coffee House

                                  Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                    • No transport provided
                                    Sevdali Konaklar, Avanos

                                    Sevdali Konaklar

                                    Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                      • No transport provided
                                      Altinyazi Otel Kapadokya, Avanos

                                      Altinyazi Otel Kapadokya

                                      Avanos, Cappadocia, Turkey

                                      • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                                      • No transport provided

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