Enjoy a 2 day/1 night Cappadocia from istanbul, exprience a unique cave hotel at cappadocia, our professional tour guides will make your holiday unforgettable
DAY 1) EARLY MORNING FLIGHT FROM ISTANBUL TO CAPPADOCIAMorning Flight (Departure Time:09.00 & Arrival Time: 10.20) By Turkish Airlines (Approx.Flight Duration:80min.)Hotel Pick Up in Istanbul: 07.00 amTake the morning flight from Istanbul to Cappadocia. At Arrival gate your tour guide will meet you and you start the tour. Tour Highlights; Dervent Valley, Pasabag, Avanos, Goreme, Uchisar Castle Our first real encounter with Cappadocia almost Martian landscape is in the Dervent 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. 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 Kızılırmak has always been used. A visit to 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. We will enjoy the day by taking a look to the Goreme Valley from next to the Uchisar Rock-Castle; has the numerous hollowed-out containers, rock tombs, and a large water cistern all welcome you as silent witnesses to history and human life giving you a panoramic view of the valleys of Cappadocia. Lunch includedAfter or before your tour you will have check-in at hotel (depend on how you like) overnight at cave hotel in Cappadocia.DAY 2) CAPPADOCIA TOUR THEN FLY TO ISTANBULEvening Flight (Departure Time: 19.00 & Arrival Time:20.20 By Turkish Airlines (you will have check-out before tour)Tour Highlights; Kaymakli Underground City, Red Valley, Cavusin, Ortahisar, Pigeon ValleyDepart from your hotel to visit Red valley Through Cavusin Village 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... 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. On the way back visit the Ortahisar town. Transfer to the Airport for flight to Istanbul on arrival to then transfer to your hotel in Istanbul.(Breakfast and Lunch )Upon your arrival to Istanbul then you will be met by holding a name board and transferred to your hotel. Our service ends.