Nevşehir Province

Nevşehir Province
Nevşehir ili
Province of Turkey
Location of Nevşehir Province in Turkey
Location of Nevşehir Province in Turkey
CountryTurkey
RegionCentral Anatolia
SubregionKırıkkale
Government
 • Electoral districtNevşehir
Area
 • Total5,467 km2 (2,111 sq mi)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total290,895
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Area code(s)0384
Vehicle registration50

Nevşehir Province (Turkish: Nevşehir ili) is a province in central Turkey with its capital in Nevşehir. Its adjacent provinces are Kırşehir to the northwest, Aksaray to the southwest, Niğde to the south, Kayseri to the southeast, and Yozgat to the northeast. Nevşehir includes the area called Cappadocia - a very popular tourist attraction in Turkey. The famous town of Göreme is also located in Nevşehir.

Cappadocia once included the area now covered by this province. This province is notable for the fairy chimneys of Göreme, the Ortahisar (middle fortress), a number of old churches from the Byzantine period.

Districts

Nevşehir province is divided into 8 districts (capital district in bold):

Other Languages
azərbaycanca: Nevşəhər ili
Bân-lâm-gú: Nevşehir (séng)
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Нэўшэхір (правінцыя)
Чӑвашла: Невшехир (ил)
Fiji Hindi: Nevşehir Praant
Bahasa Indonesia: Provinsi Nevşehir
кырык мары: Невшехир (ил)
لۊری شومالی: آستوٙن نوشأر
latviešu: Nevšehiras ils
Bahasa Melayu: Wilayah Nevşehir
norsk nynorsk: Provinsen Nevşehir
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Nevşehir (viloyat)
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਨਵਸੇਹਰ
پنجابی: صوبہ نیوشہر
Qaraqalpaqsha: Nevşehir wa'layati
qırımtatarca: Nevşehir (il)
русский: Невшехир (ил)
српски / srpski: Невшехир (вилајет)
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Nevşehir (provincija)
Türkçe: Nevşehir (il)
Türkmençe: Newşehir (il)
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: نەۋشەھەر ۋىلايىتى
Tiếng Việt: Nevşehir (tỉnh)