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Caves of Izmir

Caves of Izmir

Inkaya Cave

In the Izmir district the cave is located on the east side of Kocadağ that is west of the village of Yelki and use of a 4x4 vehicle or tractor is needed to reach the area of cave and then there is a walk of 20 minutes on a steep slope with dense shrub. The cave is 222m long and its deepest point 30m, its part horizontal and part vertical and dry.
 Temperatures in the main chamber average 18˚C rising to 22˚C at the end section. Potteries found in the cave indicate there have been settlements from many different periods. After a deep decent the cave opens into a wide saloon with a width of 20m and ceiling height of 5m and passages on the edge of the saloon open into small rooms. Continuing from the saloon south through an inclined gallery floor there is a shaft of 7m going down to the lowest section of the cave.

Kurudag Cave

In the Izmir - Selcuk district at Kurudağ this cave has developed from marble of the Mesozoic Age, is dry, horizontal, 42m long, 22m at its deepest part, has a ceiling height of between 3-5m and inner temperatures are generally much cooler than outside. The cave floor inclines northward, is covered with rock blocks and travertine formations, with stalactites, stalagmites, pillars and curtains and flags of travertine on the walls and used by humans as a shelter since
prehistoric times. Various excavation work has been carried out here and although is rich in natural and archaeological values it is not yet open to tourists.  

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