CAPPADOCIA TOUR

TOUR ITINERARY

28 Agust 2018

15:30 Depart from your hotel to Istanbul airport. 
          IST Airport 18:25   1s 15d ASR 19:40  Erkilet
19:40 Arrival at Erkilet airport transfer to your hotel. Check-in. Stay Overnight.
 
 
29Agust 2020 CAPPADOCIA NORTH TOUR 

* Tour Type:  Full-Day Tour 
Duration -Approx. 8 hours 
* Starts From:  Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location). 
* Ends: Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location). 
* Highlights- Dervent Valley, Pasabag, Avanos, Goreme. 

Tour Itinerary  
Between 08:30 to 10:30 in the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel for a guided full-day tour. Our first real encounter with Cappadocia almost Martian landscape is in the DERWENT 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 KIZILIRMAK RIVER has always been used. A visit to the 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.  

End of the day tour transfer back to your hotel Stay Overnight. 
 
SPECIAL NOTES 
Guests must be able to walk approximately 1, 5 miles over uneven and cobblestone surfaces. Comfortable shoes, a hat, and plenty of sunscreens are recommended as shade is limited the order of the tour itinerary may vary in order to avoid congestion. Guests should watch their step at all times in order to avoid injuries. 


30 August 2020 
HOT AIR BALOON TOUR
04.00 You will be picked up by ballon company to landing off the area.  After one hour flight return to your hotel. Have breakfast.
 
CAPPADOCIA SOUTH TOUR 

* Tour Type:  Full-Day Tour 
Duration -Approx. 8 hours 
* Starts From Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location). 
* Ends: Your hotel or Union Station (or other convenient location). 
* Highlights- Underground City, Red Valley, Cavusin, Ortahisar, Pigeon Valley 

Tour Itinerary  

Between 08:30 to 09:00 in the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel for a guided full-day tour of the South Cappadocia Tour. We will see the following attractions. 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.  

Special Notes 
Guests must be able to walk approximately 2 miles over uneven and cobblestone surfaces. Comfortable shoes, a hat, and plenty of sunscreens are recommended as shade is limited the order of the tour itinerary may vary in order to avoid congestion. Guests should watch their step at all times in order to avoid injuries.

17:00 Transfer to Kayseri Airport 
20:45 Flight to Istanbul. 
22:15 Arrival at Airport. (We will inform your definite flight details and the airport when  your reservation is definite). 
Met on arrival our transfer-man. Transfer to your hotel. 

 Istanbul - End of the Tour 

Tour Include    
*All Airport transfer mention in site the Itinerary     
*2 nights Cave hotel in Cappadocia.      
*2 open buffet breakfasts.    
*All Guided Tours by Professional English- speaking tour guide    
*All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary     
*Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non - smoking car.    
*Return Flight tickets from Istanbul to Cappadocia. 

Tour Does Not Include       
Insurance: All types   
Dinners, Lunch
Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry     
Any others expenses which are not mentioned at the included section 

Tour Price USD ? for two people.  
 
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