Welcome to Soğanlı


To reach Soğanlı turn off the main road from Mustafapaşa to Yeşilhisar and proceed 4km to the village. The ticket office for the site is next to Hidden Apple Garden restaurant. At stalls in the site car park, local women sell the dolls for which Soğanlı is supposedly famous.


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$175 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Secret of Cappadocia

Meet our guide and driver at the lobby of the hotel. Our first stop is Soganli valley which is out of track in Cappadocia. Hiking along the canyon , we visit some rock carved churches with frescoes. Meeting the local ladies in the middle of the old village who are selling the baby dolls and sipping some tea at the local tea shop will be delight. Then we will head on to Sobessos excavation site which is a late Roman city located in Cappadocia. Walking around the excavation site will be privilige. We will visit the monastery of Keslik before lunch. The monastery which had been inhabited by a Turkish family for years is still used by them as a graden where they grow their crops. Here we have lunch at a local home run restaurant in Mustafapasa known as Sinassos formerly. Then we will head onto Red Valley to hike for 5 km. This moon looking valley will take your breath away with its secret churches and unbelievable nature. Folowing the hike, we will drive back to the hotel.

$480 Shows, Concerts & Sports

Classical Cappadocia

Day 1:  Meet our driver and guide at Kayseri / Nevsehir airport. Our guide will be holding a board on which your name is written. We will first drive to Soganli valley, which is gem in Cappadocia not known by the bus tours. Enjoying our hike over there at non spoiled part and visiting the little rock carved churches , primitive dwellings and small Anatolian village will be a privilige. Follwoing the visit of the Sobesos Excavation site, we have lunch at a local home run by a family in the town of Mustafapasa which used to be called as Sinassos as a Greek town. After lunch we will drive to your hotel and have the check in. Overnight in Cappadocia. Day 2: Hot Air ballooning with sunrise (extra), Following the meeting with our guide and driver at the reception, we start the day with the lunar landscape of Cappadocia: rock formations beyond belief in Devrent valley; visit to Pasabag “fairy chimneys” where the voice of wind mixes with the “songs of fairies”. We head on to Avanos Avanos, centre of terra cotta work of art since 3000 BC. and a demonstration in a traditional pottery workshop. Following the lunch at a local restaurant, we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum and see the best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia in rock-cut churches with frescoes and paintings (10th to 13th century). Overnight in Cappadocia Day 3: This is the day of check out. Make sure that you have your bags in the morning with you. Our guide and driver will meet you at the lobby of the hotel and  we will start driving south of Cappadocia to the town of Kaymakli where we have the UNESCO site called Kaymakli underground city. Kaymakli is one of the widest of the other underground cities in Cappadocia. We wisit 5 floors of it and continue to our way by driving the scenic Anatolian plain to see the farms, fields and the small villages. En route, we stop by Nar Creater Lake for a photo break. Arrival to canyon, we hike around 3.8 km along the stream of Melendiz and the beatiful nature. Having lunch by the river will be the reward of the hike and we will drive to the end of the canyon for another photo option. En route, we will stop by Sarihan Caravanserai to visit that 13th century residence for the merchants and their camels. We wil transfer you back to the airport for your evening flight back to Istanbul

$1430 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

3 Days 2 Nights in Istanbul and Cappadocia Trip By Plane

Day 1:  Transfer from your hotel to airport in Ustanbul. Take the morning flight from Istanbul to Cappadocia. Meet our driver and guide at Kayseri / Nevsehir airport. Our guide will be holding a board on which your name is written. We will first drive to Soganli valley, which is gem in Cappadocia not known by the bus tours. Enjoying our hike over there at non spoiled part and visiting the little rock carved churches , primitive dwellings and small Anatolian village will be a privilige. Follwoing the visit of the Sobesos Excavation site, we have lunch at a local home run by a family in the town of Mustafapasa which used to be called as Sinassos as a Greek town. After lunch we will drive to your hotel and have the check in. Overnight at a cave hotel in Cappadocia.   Day 2: Hot Air ballooning with sunrise (extra), Following the meeting with our guide and driver at the reception, we start the day with the lunar landscape of Cappadocia: rock formations beyond belief in Devrent valley; visit to Pasabag “fairy chimneys” where the voice of wind mixes with the “songs of fairies”. We head on to Avanos Avanos, centre of terra cotta work of art since 3000 BC. and a demonstration in a traditional pottery workshop. Following the lunch at a local restaurant, we visit the famous Goreme Open Air Museum and see the best examples of Byzantine art in Cappadocia in rock-cut churches with frescoes and paintings (10th to 13th century). Overnight at a cave hotel in Cappadocia Day 3: This is the day of check out. Make sure that you have your bags in the morning with you. Our guide and driver will meet you at the lobby of the hotel and  we will start driving south of Cappadocia to the town of Kaymakli where we have the UNESCO site called Kaymakli underground city. Kaymakli is one of the widest of the other underground cities in Cappadocia. We wisit 5 floors of it and continue to our way by driving the scenic Anatolian plain to see the farms, fields and the small villages. En route, we stop by Nar Creater Lake for a photo break. Arrival to canyon, we hike around 3.8 km along the stream of Melendiz and the beatiful nature. Having lunch by the river will be the reward of the hike and we will drive to the end of the canyon for another photo option. En route, we will stop by Sarihan Caravanserai to visit that 13th century residence for the merchants and their camels. We wil transfer you back to the airport for your evening flight back to Istanbul . Transfer you to your hotel back in Istanbul.

$1446.37 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8 Days Istanbul to Cappadocia Tour by Plane

1.DAY You will come to İstanbul and we will meet you and transferred to hotel. 2.DAY Early in the morning, our professional guide will meet you at the hotel and begin the Istanbul Old City Walking Tour. Starting with the magnificent Hagia Sophia museum, the excursion will take you around breathtaking destinations such as the Blue Mosque, Hippodrome of Constantinople, Obelisk of Theodosius, Topkapi Palace, Serpentine Column, German Fountain, Grand Bazaar and more, with lunch at a Turkish restaurant in Old City. Once your daily epic journey comes to an end, our guide will accompany you to your hotel. 3.DAY Morning pick-up from the hotel after breakfast, transfer to the harbor to board the boat, full-day morning cruise of the historical sites along the Bosphorus like the Golden Horn, Byzantine City Walls, Spice Bazaar, the Bosphorus, Rumeli Fortress and more. Once you disembark at the harbor, our guide will take you to a selected restaurant where you will be able to taste some traditional Turkish dishes for lunch. After lunch, our excursion will continue to Dolmabahce where you will have an extensive narrative. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to hotel. 4.DAYYou will be picked up from hotel and transferred to airport. You will come to Kayseri airport by plane. We will meet you from airport and dropped off you to Cappadocia hotel.5.DAY 09:15 Pick up from hotel and go to Uchisar castle,göreme open iar museum,çavuşin old greek village,avanos pottery and avanos lunch,pasabağı,devrent valley,ürgüp and carpet factory6.DAY 09:15 Pick up from hotel and go to Göreme panoroma,Underground city,Ihlara Valley hiking,Selime monastry,Pigeon Valley and Onxy(stone) factory7.DAY 09:15 You will be picked up from your hotel for the tour 09:30 Your tour will start out Mustapafasa,Damsa,Cemil,Keşlik,Soğanlı,Taşkınpaşa8.DAY You will be picked up from hotel and transferred to airport. You will fly to İstanbul and our tour program will be finished.

$113.40 Day Trips & Excursions

Excursion to Cappadocia Private Full-Day Guided Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Fairy Chimneys, Goreme, CappadociaAdmission includedPass By: Pasabag, Urgup, CappadociaAdmission includedPass By: Kaymakli Underground City, Derinkuyu, CappadociaAdmission includedPass By: Soganli Valley, Kayseri, Kayseri ProvinceAdmission includedPass By: Enka Travel, Urgup, CappadociaEnka Travel

$430 Multi-day & Extended Tours

2-Day Private Tour of Cappadocia from Istanbul

Day 1Your private vehicle will be waiting for you for an early morning transfer to the airport. Following the flight to Kayseri city, you will travel to Cappadocia region by car. The first day visit will include the Citadel of Uchisar, Zelve Valley and Avanos, the pottery village; as well as the Göreme Open-air Museum with its churches carved out of rock and one of kind frescoes; and the Karanlik Church, which has recently been restored and announced by one of the World’s treasures by UNESCO. Day 2Visit to the underground city of Kaymaklı will amaze you with it's unique engineering and architecture. Trip will continue on with Soğanlı valley, Sobesos roman baths and Sinasos village where the nature and history all rolled into one for you to witness. After your flight to İstanbul you will be transferred to your hotel.

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