Ortahisar Castle

Tourist information and guide to Ortahisar Castle in Ortahisar, Cappadocia, Turkey




Ortahisar Castle is a rock catsle situated in Ortahisar town and offers a magnificent panorama over the fairy chimneys of Hallacdere and the snowy peak of Mount Erciyes. Today the castle has been restored and the peak is accessible by a staircase.




With a height of 110 meters (south side) and 80 meters (north side), Ortahisar Castle is also one of the highest peaks of the Cappadocia region. You may also enjoy the magnificent panorama of the Ortahisar town with its picturesque stone houses, narrow streets and lovely churches.