2 Day Cappadocia Tour
Duration: 2 Days 1 Night
Pick Up Time
By Flight, Coach, Foot
Flight to Cappadocia (Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
05:30 Complete check-out and board your transfer from Istanbul Airport.
07:00 Departure to Kayseri.
08:25 Upon your arrival at Kayseri Airport, start your journey to the Devrent Valley which is perfect for exploring the rock formations of the famous fairy chimneys and then head off to Pasabaglari Valley. Next, you will visit the Goreme Open Air Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and view the ancient rock-hewn churches sculpted in the hillsides almost a thousand years ago. Continue to the small town of Urgup, which has many carved dwellings that are still inhabited. Stop at a local restaurant for lunch and then off to join in the Discovery Series “Art of Pottery in Asia Minor” event for the afternoon, offering you the opportunity to visit a cave pottery atelier. You will continue with a visit to touchier Castle, situated at the highest point in the region. Your day will conclude with a visit to Pigeon Valley, the famous grounds where pigeons were trained to deliver messages.
(Meal: Breakfast, Lunch)
09:30 Check-out and start your second-day tour of Cappadocia with a visit to Rose Valley, named after the pink tints visible in its weathered rocky sides. Along the way, you will see the original and still currently inhabited rock-formed houses. Then proceed to Cavusin Village, one of the oldest settlements in the area, stopping at the Church of St. John the Baptist, offering a panoramic view of the village.
After lunch, you will continue to the south of Cappadocia to visit Kaymakli Underground City, carved underneath beneath a rocky hill (Kaymakli Castle). The day tour will finish with a stop at Ortahisar, famous for the Castle of Ortahisar situated in a 86m heigh cave during the Eti era.
18:00 At the end of the tour you will be transferred to Kayseri airport.
19:20 flight to Istanbul.
20:50 Upon your arrival in Istanbul, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
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