Çal Cave, which is considered to be the second longest cave in the world, awaits its visitors during the gradual normalization period with its magnificent natural forms, stream, waterfalls and ponds.
Trabzon Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Murat Zorluoğlu: “We have taken all our measures due to the coronavirus epidemic. We are ready to welcome our guests in the best possible way. Both in terms of its location and its features, the cave will offer insatiable moments to its visitors.
Çal Cave, which is among the most important tourism destinations of the Eastern Black Sea Region and Trabzon and described as the “hidden paradise under the ground”, is getting ready to open its doors to its visitors.
Located in Çal town of Düzköy district, the cave awaits its visitors during the gradual normalization period with its magnificent natural shapes, stream, waterfalls and ponds.
Çal Cave, located at an altitude of 1050 meters above sea level and dazzling with its natural beauties, was opened to visitors in 2003 by the Special Provincial Administration with a wooden walkway and lighting.
The cave, on which there is a historical castle and a stream flowing through it, is appreciated by the visitors.
Çal Cave, which is among the longest caves in the world, welcomes its visitors with its stream flowing through it. There is a 200-meter wooden walking path on the left arm and 150 meters on the right arm, which leaves 400 meters after the entrance of the "hidden paradise".
The depth of the water, which rises to 1,5 meters in rainy seasons, decreases to 25 centimeters in summer. Çal Cave, which attracts attention with its teahouse and local cuisine in its castle, experienced its calmest days during the coronavirus period.
During the gradual normalization period, the cave, which is preparing to become one of the favorite places of domestic and foreign tourists, opened its doors to its visitors within the scope of epidemic measures.
Trabzon Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Murat Zorluoğlu emphasized to AA correspondent that the natural beauties of Çal Cave, one of the most important natural and touristic places of the Black Sea, are worth seeing.
– “Cal Cave will become much more attractive in every way”
Zorluoğlu stated that they are making efforts to make the cave more attractive, and that the wooden walkway inside the cave was renewed as stainless steel as part of the works.
Pointing out that the cave is the second longest cave in the world, in addition to its natural beauty, Zorluoğlu said, “Camera system, lighting systems, alarm systems, emergency exit points have been arranged according to the emergency plan inside the cave. Now, the construction of the ticket and product sales area, the cafe and the viewing terrace, which will serve our visitors, continues. With our works that we will complete in a short time, Çal Cave will become much more attractive in every respect.” used the phrases.
Emphasizing that Çal Cave is a very important heritage not only for Trabzon and Turkey but also for the world, Zorluoğlu said, “We think that with the opening of the new tourism season, local and foreign tourists will show great interest to see our cave. We have taken all our measures due to the coronavirus epidemic. We are ready to welcome our guests in the best possible way. Both in terms of its location and its features, the cave will offer insatiable moments to its visitors.” he said.