Cappadocia of Balochistan!

Rabia Hassan

You have most likely been to or heard of the ancient town of Cappadocia in Turkey but have you ever heard of the Cave city of Lasbela located in Balochistan?


There are over 250 caves in the hills but their historical significance is still unknown to us. Some historians believe that Buddhist monks used to live here but there is no validation of it either.

Each cave has this basic structure: A balcony, a step leading up the main cave and the main cave.