Description: This tour is operated on private basis
1 Day: DAY 1
Meet our guide and driver at Kayseri or Nevsehir airport. First meeting with Cappadocia, we introduce you to the lunar landscape of Cappadocia at Devrent Valley, take a walk through this lunar landscape where different rock formations can be seen. Then we head on to Seeing the best examples of the fairy chimneys at Pasabag Fairy Chimneys and Zelve Valley, we drive further to Avanos Town, which is famous with tile and pottery workshops. We will have lunch in a special local restaurant in this small town.
After lunch our next stop is Goreme Open Air Museum where you will enjoy the fantastic rock churches and beautiful frescos from various centuries decorating the walls of the churches. Then we drive to the Uchisar Rock Castle, which is the highest and the most dominant point, giving us a breathtaking panorama. We end the day visiting Esentepe Windy Hill for panaromic view and taking photos. The tour nearly finishes at 18:00pm. We will drop you back to your hotel or airport.
2 Day: DAY 2
After breakfast your private guide and driver will meet you at the hotel lobby. Today visiting Three Sisters Fairy Chimneys in Urgup which are the most popular and seen on advertisements. Then we head on to Pigeons Valley, Pigeons have been always important for cappadocian people. That’s why people carved some pigeon houses to keep them in certain places. You will see that the houses for the pigeons are like the houses for the people. Then we descend into the center of the earth in the Kaymakli Underground City one of the largest and the deepest of 200 others in Cappadocia. After this, we drive to Mustafapasa through the unspoiled villages of Cappadocia, surrounded by the “table-top” mountains. On the way, we visit the Ayvali Village. We continue to Mustafapasa (Sinasos), an old Greek town with its spectacular old Greek houses; very fine examples of late Greek settlements and architecture. We are taking Lunch at Mustafapasa.
After lunch our next stop is Red Valley. We walk for about 4 km in one of the most attractive valleys of Cappadocia: Red Valley, with its fabulous volcanic rock formations, is in the heart of Cappadocia but away from the tourist crowd. Rock-Cut hermit churches with frescoes and paintings fit with the Valley's meditative atmosphere, remained intact since the beginning. End of the walking arrive to ancient Cavusin Village, we finishes the tour by visiting the Turasan Wine Factory in Urgup, you will have chance to taste the world wide famous Cappadocia wines here. The tour nearly finishes at 18:00pm. We will drop you back to your hotel.
3 Day: Day 3
After breakfast we drive to Nar Golu crater lake, after then photo break, we will drive to the famous Ihlara Valley (Grand Canyon), The formation of Ihlara is due to a volcanic material called basalt. That’s for, you are going to see a completely different formation. Its walls reach 150m height which were used by Christians to escape from the Roman persecution. We walk in the canion for 3 km. By the way we visit a church from the 10th century called “Agacalti Church”(The church under the tree). At the end of the walk, we have the lunch in Belisirma near the Melendiz river.
After lunch our next stop is Selime Monastery. This is the biggest monastery in Cappadocia region dating back to the 6th century. The monastery was carved into a huge rock. Your guide will mention about the monastic life in Cappadocia. We end to tour by visiting Agzikarahan Caravanserai a very fine example of the Turkish Seljuk art, built in the early 13th century on the legendary Silk Road for the accommodation of the traders and their camels. We will drop you back to your hotel or airport.
• Transportation by a comfortable AC non smoking Luxurious Van with professional driver. Mercedes Vito - Sprinter
• 2 way airport transfer Kayseri or Nevşehir Airport private
• Professional experienced licensed guide during the tours.
• Entry fees to the museums and sites.
• Lunches during the tour.
• Parking fees.
• VAT. is included.