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All Cappadocia

“ 5 Days 4 Nights ”


CAPPADOCIA 5 DAYS

Day 1 Arrival in Cappadocia
Arrival in Kayseri, pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel. Overnight.

Day 2 Cappadocia - North
Breakfast at hotel
09:00 Pick up from hotel
09:30 Full Day Cappadocia Tour – (North)
Visiting: Dervent Valley, Pasabag, Avanos, Goreme
Itınerary : Our first real encounter with Cappadocia almost Martian landscape is in the Dervent valley. We visit Pasabag’s “fairy chimneys”, where the voice of the wind harmonizes with songs of the fairies. From here we pause at Avanos center of terracotta art which is a popular destination because of its attractive old town with cobbled streets, and views over the river and is its production of earthenware pottery, it is also the most economic activity in the town. The ceramic trade in this district and its countless pottery factories date right back to the Hittites, and the ceramic clay from the red silt of the Kızılırmak has always been used. A visit to ceramic & tile center to see how the ceramics made by hand. After lunch we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum to see the best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia. People of Goreme, at the heart of the Cappadocia Region, realized that these soft rocks could be easily carved out to form houses, churches, monasteries. These Christian sanctuaries contain many examples of Byzantine art from the post-iconoclastic period. These frescoes are a unique artistic achievement from this period. You visit a carpet cooperative, where you'll see how exquisite Turkish carpets are hand-woven.  We complete the tour with a panoramic view of the valleys of Cappadocia. Overnight stay in Cappadocia (Cave Hotel)

Day 3 Cappadocia - South
09:30 After brekfast pick up from your hotel for Full Day Cappadocia Tour – (South)
Visiting : Underground City, Red Valley, Cavusin 
Itinerary : Depart from your hotel to visit Red valley through Cavusin and explore the famous rock- cut churches and hike 2 km. Then visit Cavusin village. Old Cavusin was abandoned several decades ago due to avalanches. The current village of Cavusin is located on the road. Old Cavusin, with its rock-cut dwellings and stone houses, had several hermitages. After lunch drive to the Pigeon Valley. In the afternoon visit Underground City, where early Christians lived in fear and faith. The houses in the village are constructed around the nearly one hundred tunnels of the underground city, which is one of the most interesting underground settlements in Cappadocia. The underground city was originally carved out as eight floors; however four floors are available to visit. In wartime about 5000 people can refuge in. The tunnels are still used today as storage areas, stables, and cellars.
Overnight in Cappadocia

Day 4 Cappadocia - Green
09:30 After brekfast pick up from your hotel for Full Day Cappadocia Tour – (South)
Visiting : Derinkuyu Underground City, Ihlara Valley, Belisirma Village, Selime Monastery, Yaprakhisar
Itinerary : Start the tour with a spectacular view over Goreme from Esentepe. You will see the complete view of Goreme valley and Goreme village: fairy chimneys, rock formations and cave houses. Continue driving to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of the best preserved and deepest Underground Cities in Cappadocia. Derinkuyu is excavated to a depth of approximately 85 m. It contains all the usual rooms found in an underground city (stables, cellars, storage rooms, refectories, churches, wineries etc.); a large room on the second floor was a missionary school with study rooms. Proceed to Ihlara Valley. This gorge is 16 km long and both sides are lined with rock carved churches; there are more than a hundred little churches and houses. You will walk about 4 km along the river in the valley exploring the hidden churches.  At the end of your walk lunch will be served at Belisirma Village by the river. On the way back visit Selime Monastery, carved out of the rock by Christian monks in the 13th century. The size of the church makes a visit here astonishing. Stop briefly at      Yaprakhisar Panorama point for another view of this great Monastery (this is also the spot where famous movie “Star wars” was shot). Overnight in Cave Hotel

Day 5 Goodbye
Pick up from the hotel according to your flight schedule and transfer to the airport.

What is included ? 
Two way airport transfers
4 Night accomodation in Cappadocia in a cave hotel with breakfast
3 Full day tour Cappadocia
Professional English speaking tour guide and driver
All of the transfers by a comfortable vehicle
All of the tax and service charges
All entrance fees and Lunch

What is NOT included ? 
Drinks with meals
Personal Expenses
International Flights

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Please inform date and how many persons you plan this trip by email, or fill the request form

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