Mersin Astım Cave

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It is located in Mersin Province, Silifke District, Narlıkuyu Bay, Hasanaliler Neighbourhood. It is 600 m southwest of Cennet Pothole. There are stalactites and stalagmites formed over thousands of years in this 200 m long cave and it is a natural cave formation. It is believed that the air is good for asthmatics. It got this name because cloth was tied to the trees around it and a wish was made. The formation of the cave, which is descended with a spiral iron ladder, dates back to the 3rd geological period. The interconnected 200-meter-long galleries are decorated with interestingly shaped giant stalactites and stalagmites formed by the accumulation of silica minerals. Humidity reaches 85 percent in summer and 95 percent in winter.

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Children ages 0-18 - Citizens of Turkey Free
Children ages 0-8 - Non-Turkish Citizens Free
65 and over - Turkish citizens Free
Students (Studying art history, archaeology and museum departments in university) Free
All Adults (International and Turkish) 35.00TL
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Mersin Astım Cave Narlıkuyu Mahallesi, Atatürk Caddesi, Astım Dilek Sokak, Silifke/MERSİN
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