The Ancient #Underground City of Derinkuyu. #derinkuyu A

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The Ancient #Underground City of Derinkuyu. #derinkuyu A multilevel underground city located in the Derinkuyu district of Nevsehir Provience in #Turkey . The caves were carved out of the soft Volcanic rock back in the 8th to 7th century BC by the Phrygian culture and later expanded by Christians in Roman times. The city extends to the depth of 60m ( 200 ft) and is large enough to house 20,000 people with all their livestock and stores. It is the largest excavated city in Turkey and is one of several underground complexes found throughout #Cappadocia Comment | Tag | Share Read Conscious Articles on our website. Link in Bio. Turn ON Post Notifications & Never miss any Content! #ancientcivilization #theancients

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