Over the past five years, more than 2 million tourists explored Turkey’s Cappadocia region on the distinctive hot air balloons that have become symbolic of the historical region.

Cappadocia is located in central Anatolia’s Nevsehir province and has been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1985.

Hot air balloon rides are a favorite for tourists as they give them a unique way of taking in Cappadocia’s natural splendor.

The Nevsehir Governorate’s data shows a total of 13 million tourists have visited the region over the past five years; 2.6 million in 2015, 1.5 million in 2016, 2.2 million

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