Avanos is a town and district of in the Central Anatolia region of , located 18 km north of , the capital city of the province.

Localities in the Area

Çavuşin is a village in the district of Avanos in in the region of . Photo: Ji-Elle, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 7 km east of Avanos. Photo: Katpatuka, CC BY-SA 4.0.

, located among the "fairy chimney" rock formations, is a town in , a historical region of . Photo: Massimo Telò, CC BY-SA 3.0.


38.719° or 38° 43' 8.4" north
34.8476° or 34° 50' 51.2" east
Open Location Code
927 metres (3,041 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 87832528
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Avanos
  • Armenian: Ավանոս
  • Asturian; Bable: Avanos (distritu)
  • Asturian; Bable: Avanos
  • Avaric: Аванос
  • Catalan: Avanos
  • Cebuano: Avanos İlçesi
  • Chinese: Avanos
  • Chinese: 阿瓦諾斯
  • Chinese: 阿瓦诺斯
  • Dutch: Avanos
  • Esperanto: Avanos
  • French: Avanos
  • Gagauz: Avanos
  • German: Avanos
  • Greek: Άβανος
  • Hebrew: אוונוס
  • Hungarian: Avanos
  • Italian: Avanos
  • Italian: Distretto di Avanos
  • Lithuanian: Avanosas
  • Malay (generic): Avanos
  • Min Nan Chinese: Avanos
  • Norwegian: Avanos
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Avanos
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Avanos
  • Persian: آوانوس
  • Persian: اوانوس
  • Polish: Avanos
  • Portuguese: Avanos
  • Portuguese: Cidade subterrânea de Özkonak
  • Portuguese: Ozkonak
  • Portuguese: Venessa
  • Portuguese: Özkonak
  • Romanian: Avanos
  • Russian: Аванос
  • Spanish: Avanos
  • Swahili (generic): Avanos
  • Tajik: Аванос
  • Turkish: Avanos, Nevşehir
  • Turkish: Avanos
  • Ukrainian: Аванос
  • Urdu: آوانوس
  • Vietnamese: Avanos
  • Western Mari: Аванос
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع اووانوس
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