In Turkey, a man discovered something so shocking behind his home that led us into the world of a secret underground city! The modern human race might have come a long way with advanced technology but the wonders of the ancient human beings cannot be overlooked! Most of the historical monuments, made without any heavy machinery, still withstand the sands of time! One such exceptional man-made creation is the underground city of Derinkuyu!
In 1960s Turkey, a man was renovating his house when he stumbled upon a tunnel after breaking a wall
The tunnel was one of the many secret entrances to Derinkuyu
The ancient city was made for people to hide in times or invasions or calamities
It could hold almost 20,000 people
They had wells and a place for storing food
Half of the city is now available for tourists