Erdemli Church

Erdemli Church

Churches, tunnels and animal feeding stables in the Yeşilhisar district of Kayseri and belonging to the first spread of Christianity fascinate the visitors.
Churches, tunnels, defense and lighting windows and animal feeding stables that belong to the first spreading period of Christianity in the district of Erdemli in the district admire its visitors. While churches and tunnels that have survived for hundreds of years resist time, there is also the palace of the Greek king's groom.
About Erdemli Valley
Located in the west of Kayseri road in Niğde, Erdemli is 4 km from Yeşilhisar. north and 65 km from Kayseri. Away. Erdemli Valley, located on the borders of Erdemli Village of Yeşilhisar district of Kayseri, is a canyon-shaped valley formed as a result of rushing lava erupted while Erciyes Mountain is an active volcano. It is 69 km away from Kayseri city center. There are monasteries, churches and rock places in a dazzling nature in the Erdemli Valley in the village of Erdemli. The approximate length of Erdemli Valley is 10 km. There are eleven churches with murals in the residential area along the Edemli Valley. These churches; The Church Mosque, H. Eustathios Church, H. Nikolaos Church and Chapel, Mikhael Church, Twelve Apostles Church, Forty Martir Church, Single Nave Church, Palace Monastery Church and the Bear Church. On the wall paintings, scenes on the Bible and the Torah are covered. In addition, some figures such as saints, saints, martirs, bishops, angels and apostles, as well as some floral and geometric ornaments, are also illustrated. The buildings can be dated between 10th and 13th centuries according to the style, iconographic and scattering features of the wall paintings together with the architecture.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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