3 Days 2 nights
Private guided Cappadocia tour from Ankara 3 days and 2 night. The distance from Ankara to Cappadocia is 280 kilometers and it takes 4 hours to drive. You will enjoy the pleasant scenery of Anatolian plateau and the Salt Lake during the journey. Arrive to Cappadocia ‘Land of the beautiful horses’ . You will visit and explore the most known part of Turkey. The major city in Cappadocia is Nevsehir and towns are Goreme, Urgup, Avanos. For instance, Derinkuyu, Kaymakli underground cities, Zelve, Goreme open air museums, Pasabag, Monks Valley are the highlights.
Firstly, you will enjoy the unique landscape of volcanic rock formations as a result of wind and rain erosion. Secondly, you will tour the amazing cave churches and underground cities carved into the rocks during the early Christian period. Going off the tourist track so you will have wonderful strolls where you visit small villages and also discover the unknown parts of Cappadocia. You will stay in a cave hotel or 5 star hotel in Urgup and enjoy the real Cappadocian and Turkish cuisine.
You will be guided by private English speaking licensed tour guide during the visit to important tourist sites and museums. All entrance fees are and private latest model comfortable touring vehicle included. There is no extra or hidden cost in our packages.
This morning we will drive to Cappadocia. On the way, we will drive along the Salt Lake, visit the Ihlara Canyon and hike to explore cave churches along the Melendiz river. we will also visit Kaymakli underground city and visit Uchisar Rock Fortress.
Dinner and overnight in a Cave hotel in Cappadocia.
Today we will visit Magic Valley to see incredible red colored rock formations, followed by Zelve Open Air Museum, which was once an amazing cave town. Lunch is in potters town of Avanos. We will also visit the Pasabag Valley with unique conical rock formations and the White Valley, also known as Akvadi, to see how the rock formations geologically formed in Cappadocia.
Today, we will visit the Goreme Open Air Museum to see the best preserved ancient Christian frescoes in rock churches and monasteries, Cavusin village to see historical cave houses. We will drive back to Ankara in the afternoon.
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