Daily Cappadocia Tours
We offer 2 different group tours including the highlights of Cappadocia. Both of the Daily group tours, organized to give a good service to our guests according to their preferences and interests are named as North Cappadocia (Red) Tour and South Cappadocia (Green) Tour.
Both of our Daily group tours, run with a professionaly licensed, English speaking tour guide with an excellant grasp of cultural and historical knowledge of Cappadocia region, start at 09:30 with pick up service from your hotel. If you also combine your Daily tour with another activity such as a balloon flight in the morning which return to your hotel at around 08:30 or a sunset hiking tour starting at around 18:00, it allows you enough time.
We run our tours as small groups (max. 18 people) for each tour. During the off season (November to March) we need minimum 4 people to run each tour.
Green Tour (South Cappadocia Tour)
Red Tour (North Cappadocia Tour)
Your pick up from the hotel is around 9:30-9:45 by our professional licensed tour guide.
The first stop is Göreme panorama where you can see the most beautiful panoramic view of Göreme village.
Then we continue to Derinkuyu underground city, which was used by Christians to hide from Roman attacks before the 4th century. It is the biggest underground city in the area and recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985.
Next we drive to Selime Monastery, which is the biggest rock cut Christian monastery in the region. And some conical shaped rock formations there resembles the movie , star wars.
After that you will have lunch. Next stop after the lunch is Ihlara valley, where can be seen the first Christian dwellings of Cappadocia dates back to 2nd century while 3 km hiking along the Melendiz river. Apart from the beauty of the nature, spiritual feeling of the Christian history can be experienced.
Then we drive to Pigeon Valley Panorama where thousands of pigeon houses can be seen with the wiev of uchisar castle. And our last stop is onyx work-shop , where you can see shaping the semi-precious onyx stone , which is local ,and you can find some souvenirs made of volcanic stones.
Then we drop you back to the hotel around 18:00.
If you have claustrophobia, asthma, high blood pressure, underground city can be risky for you.
Its kindly recommended to our guest to wear suitable clothes and shoes for hiking.
Your pick up from our hotel is around 9:30-9:45 by our professional licensed tour guide.
The first stop is Uçhisar castle , where you will have a nice view of the tallest fairy chimney , used as a castle , fantastic cone-shaped rock formations surrounding it.
The next stop is Göreme Open Air Museum which resembles a vast monastic complex composed of scores of refectory monasteries placed side by side, each with its own fantastic church; was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985 and where you can see well -preserved rock cut churches with the best examples of the Christian wall art.
(Dark Church excluded)
Then we continue the tour with Love Valley panorama where you can admire the most amazing creations of nature .
Next is our lunch in Avanos town.
After having our lunch , we will visit a family atelier to see one of the oldest art in the region ; pottery demonstration. It is amazing to watch master shaping the clay ; brought from the longest river of turkey , Red river , on the traditional kick-wheel .
Then we continue our tour with Paşabağı valley. Where highly remarkable mushroom shaped-rock formations can be seen. You will have some free time here to entertain yourself by taking photos , between the amazing view of the fairy chimneys and valleys.
The next stop is Devrent Valley where you can enjoy running your imagination by looking to abstracts-shape rock formations eroded by sudden floods in ancient ages.
The final stop is three beauties of Cappadocia which is the symbol of the region. Also , the scene of these fairy chimneys were used in many advertisements.
At the end of the tour, we will drop you back to your hotel around 16:30.
If our guests want to try Cappadocian wines, we will stop by the wine factory to taste some samples.
Also if you are interest to see how the local people weave the carpets and kilims , ateliers visit is optional.