2 Days Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul

2 Days Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul

All Transfers
✓ 1 Night Cave Hotel B&B (MDC Cave Hotel http://www.mdchotel.com )
✓ Round-trip airfares
✓ 2 Full day tours
✓ Professional English speaking Guide
✓ Entrance Fees to Museums
✓ Lunch on tours 
✓ All Taxes
2 Days Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul including Cave Hotel 

(734.0 km) via E80

(734.0 km) via E80

Day 1: Istanbul => Cappadocia

Early morning you will be picked up from your Istanbul hotel and transferred to the airport for one hour flight to Cappadocia, upon arrival to Cappadocia you will be welcomed at the airport with your name and transferred to the MDC Cave Hotel.

09:30am departure for a daily Cappadocia tour. Start the day visiting Devrent Valley also known as Imagination Valley, this is one of the most surreal looking landscapes in Cappadocia.

The next stop will be Pasabagi also known as Monks Valley where Christian hermits chose to build Hermit Cells and Churches in these 3 headed Pinnacles symbolic of the Holy Trinity, it is possible to see all stages of the fairy Chimneys at this spot.

Proceed to Avanos the Pottery Center of Cappadocia, the village is set on the banks of the Kizikirmak/Red River. The River gets its name from the Red clay deposits, here you can watch the potters at work using the traditional kick wheels, a technique that has remained unchanged for generations.

Lunch is served in a local Restaurant

After lunch we continue to the Goreme Open Air Museum, import Byzantine Cave churches are found in these once remote Valleys where Monks and Nuns pursued monastic life the 3rd Century. Here you will see the preserved Byzantine Cave wall paintings and Frescos from the Iconoclastic period through to the end of the Selcuk Rule.
Icons with scenes from the Old and New Testament can be seen above portraits of Saints and Church Fathers depicting the Structure of the Byzantine Period.

Panoramic View Point Esentepe with a spectacular view over Goreme Valley and Goreme Village. End your day with a view of Uchisar Castle, this tall Rock is the highest point of the Goreme region.

(Optional Turkish Night Show)

Overnight in MDC Cave Hotel.

MDC Cave Hotel

MDC Cave Hotel

Day 2: Cappadocia => Istanbul

(Optional Sunrise Balloon)

Enjoy breakfast in your hotel and start our full day Cappadocia tour. Start the day with a leisurely 4km walk along the Red & Rose Valley, these Valleys have some of the most breathtaking and mysterious views in the region, The Valley is famous for the fabulous volcanic rock formations and is in the heart of Cappadocia but away from the mainstream tourist sites.

The relaxing walk will end in Cavusin Village where we will see a Rock Castle and Troglodyte dwellings where people lived until the 20th Century.

Lunch is served in a Local Restaurant.

After lunch we will descend towards the center of the earth with a trip to the Underground City of Kaymakli, Kaymakli is one of the largest and deepest Underground settlements in Cappadocia. The City is approximately 40m deep and contains all the rooms commonly found in Underground Cities, Stables, Cellars, Storage rooms, Refectories, Churches and wineries.

On the return we will visit Pigeon Valley where you will have spectacular views of Dovecotes, Old abandoned Cave Homes and Old Greek houses.

Lastly we will stop in Ortshisar to see Ortshisar Castle the biggest mass of fairy Chimneys in Cappadocia.

At the end of your tour transfer to Airport.

Thank you for visiting Cappadocia with us.

Price: Price on request

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