Cappadocia is a picturesque region in central Turkey known for its fantasy landscape, cave dwellings, amazing rock formations, and, of course, hundreds of hot air balloons that soar into the sky each morning at daybreak. Cappadocia also has so much great hiking that it will take you at least a week to explore all of the many paths available. I spent ten days in Cappadocia trekking all of the routes, exploring the historic valleys, and being enthralled by the hot air balloons. To assist you in exploring Cappadocia, we’ve come up with the necessitated insights of the best Cappadocia tour.
The Best Cappadocia Tour
From Istanbul, take a 2-day Cappadocia tour. Visit one of Turkey’s most popular cities! From a hot air balloon, watch the sunrise and sunset. Spend the night in one of the well-known cave hotels. Investigate the cities beneath the ground. Marvel at the frescoes in the Open Air Museum. Take a trip across the Ilhara Valley. Get a taste of the region’s wines. Cappadocia is a must-see for anybody visiting Turkey.
Cappadocia Tour: Day 1
You will be picked up from your hotel at 5:00 a.m. and transported to the airport for your 7:00 a.m. flight to Cappadocia. You will be taken to our office in Goreme town when you arrive. For a trip of Southern Cappadocia, you will be picked up at 9:30 a.m. You’ll see Derinkuyu’s Underground City, take a stroll through the beautiful Ilhara Valley, and have lunch at a riverside restaurant. After lunch, head to Selime Monastery and then Pigeon Valley for some spectacular views and photo opportunities! You will be escorted to your hotel at the end of your tour and will have the rest of the night free.
Cappadocia Tour: Day 2
If you opt to participate in the Hot Air Balloon Ride, you will be picked up from your hotel at 5:30 a.m. and transported to the balloon departure location. Around 7:30 a.m., the balloon ride will end, and you will be transported back to your hotel, where you can have breakfast before your next tour. For your trip of Northern Cappadocia, you will be picked up at 9:30 a.m. The first stop will be at a vista point with a view of Goreme and Uchisar Castle. After that, you’ll visit the Goreme Open Air Museum before stopping in Avanos for lunch.
Following that, you’ll see a demonstration of kick-wheel pottery and then have the opportunity to attempt it yourself! On the way back to your accommodation, you’ll stop at photo spots like Cavusin, Devrent’s animal-shaped rock formations, St. Monk’s Valley’s mushroom-shaped fairy chimneys, and St. Simeon’s monk cell. You will be picked up from your hotel at 6:00 p.m. and brought to the airport for your return flight to Istanbul. We will meet you at the airport with your name on it and transport you to your hotel.
What is Offered?
- Round trip flight tickets with taxes
- All airport transfers
- 2 Day tour (Tour guide, Lunch, transportation (max 15 pax) and all entrance fees
- Cave Boutique hotel with breakfast
- Vegetarian Menu according to your wishes
- Domestic Tax
- All meals mentioned in the itinerary (B-breakfast, L-lunch, D-dinner)