Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia

478637 WDPA ID
95.72 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial and Inland Waters Protected Areas

Location Türkiye


  • Original Name Parc national de Göreme et sites rupestres de Cappadoce
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1986
  • Sublocation TR-50
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (i)(iii)(v)(vii)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • METT 2008
  • RAPPAM 2005, 2009
  • WH Outlook Report 2014


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2021 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2024). Protected Area Profile for Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia from the World Database on Protected Areas, April 2024. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net