Departure From: Istanbul
Duration: 4 Days 3 Nights
Operating: Daily Departure Guaranteed
Visiting Attractions: Cappadocia – Konya
Day 1: Flight to Cappadocia
You will be picked up from your Istanbul hotel and transfer to the airport for your Cappadocia flight. When you land at Cappadocia you will be transferred to your Cappadocia hotel. There is no schedule on your programme today. Get some rest – relaxing – refreshment to being a tour for tomorrow. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 2: Full day Northern Cappadocia Tour (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Visiting Attractions: Devrent Valley – Pasabag (Monk’s Valley) – Avanos – Goreme and Open Air museum
After having breakfast at the hotel, we will pick you up for your Northern Cappadocia tour. You will start the day visiting Devrent Valley with its eye catching, unique chimneys, Pasabag (Monk’s Valley), fascinating Avanos, the beauteous valley of Goreme and Open Air museum where the remains of churches and early Christian dwellings, hewn from the soft rocks and stones, dating back thousands of years, are still standing.
End of the day, you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 3: Full day Southern Cappadocia Tour (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Visiting Attractions: Red and Rose Valley – Gulludere Valley – Cavusin Village Kaymakli (or Ozkonak) Underground City – Ortahisar – Uchisar Castle- Pigeon Valley – Three Beauties Valley
After having breakfast at the hotel, pick up from hotel by the tour guide and join the Southern Cappadocia Tour by seeing the famous and unforgettable rock churches in the Red and Rose Valley where the colour of rocks changing throughout the day and little hiking through the Gulludere Valley. In old Greek Cavusin Village we will visit the houses and churches of the Cristian clergymen such as Saint John the Baptist and Nicophoras Phocas. In the afternoon, visiting Kaymaklı (or Ozkonak) Underground City as the widest of the Cappadocia and it was used by refugees or people running away from catastrophes. The next destination is the Uchisar Castle, (panoramic), the highest point of the Cappadocia. This is a great opportunity to get some great panorama shots of Cappadocia and the fairy chimneys. Pigeon Valley offers a nice view over Uchisar Castle and it has pigeons still living in pigeon houses. The last visit to Three Beauties Valley which is famous with its vine factories and stunning view.
After our tour, you will be transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Cappadocia.
DAY 4: Full day Konya Tour & Flight Back to Istanbul (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Visiting Attractions: Sultanhan Caravanserai – Alaaddin Mosque – Sultan Selim Mosque – Mausoleum of Mevlana
We will pick you up from your hotel and then set off toward Konya along the ancient Silk Road, visiting the 13th century Sultanhan Caravanserai en route. Arrive in Konya and visit Mausoleum of Mevlana, the worldwide famous mystic figure. Time for lunch. Afterwards, visit the Ottoman Sultan Selim Mosque and 1000-year old Alaaddin Mosque, located on the prehistoric tumulus on Alaaddin Hill.
After our tour, we will drive to Konya Airport for your flight back to Istanbul. After your arrival to Istanbul airport, you will be welcomed by our representative at the first exit gate. Then you will be transferred to your Istanbul hotel. End of our service.
OPTIONAL HOT AIR BALLOON TOUR RATE: *** PLEASE ASK ***
We offer hot air balloon tour as an option to the cause of intense demand in the hot air balloon in Cappadocia. If you wish to participate in a hot air balloon tour, you will be assisted by availability.
What is included services for this Itinerary:
- Hotels with breakfast
- Hotel Pick up and Drop off
- Airport transfers mentioned in the itinerary
- All transportations and transfers with non-smoking, A/C deluxe vehicle
- Domestic flights as mentioned in the itinerary with 15kg baggage allowance
- Accommodation at the hotel for 3 nights.
- A professional English speaking tour guide licensed by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism
- Entrance fees to the scheduled museums
- No hidden or extra cost
What is NOT included services for this Itinerary:
- Personal expenses
- Beverages during lunch
- Optional tours
- Gratuity to the guide and driver