Located in the historical Capadocia valley, Nevshehir is small but charming town. This is the site of a number of ancient Fresco's devoted to early Christianity. The main tourist attraction of the town is its archaeological and ethnographical museum with Byzantine, Hittite, Roman and Ottoman artifacts. Also not to be missed is the the Kursunlu Mosque. Nevshehir is a great starting point for the exploration of the nearby underground shelters, of the fairy chimneys, monasteries, caravanserais and of the famous rock-hewn churches of Goreme.