Day-1: CAPPADOCIA - Green Tour
Early morning transfer to airport , fly to Cappadocia, after 1 hour fly , we will welcome you at airport with your name, transfer to our Office. Tour will start from Office, with a spectacular View over Goreme from Esentepe, here you will see a complete view of Goreme Valley and Village consisting of Fairy Chimneys, Rock formations and Cave Houses.
We continue our drive to the Derinkuyu Underground City, this City is one of the best preserved settlements in Cappadocia, the excavated depth is approximately 85m and as well as containing the usual Refectories, Church’s and Wineries it has a large room on the second floor that was a Missionary School with Study rooms.
Proceed to the Famous Ihlara Valley, The gorge is 16km long and both sides are lined with Rock carved Churches and Houses, our leisurely walk is 4km along the River deep in the Valley where you are free to explore the Hidden Churches.
At the end of the walk lunch is served at a quaint Restaurant in Belisirma Village on the River. On route back to Cappadocia we visit the Selime Monastery which was carved out of Rock by the Christian Monks in the 13th century, the size of this Church is truly astonishing.
We will stop briefly at Yaprakhisar Panoramic Point for another view of this great Monastery (This is also the spot where the famous Star wars Movie was shot)
Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day-2: CAPPADOCIA - Red Tour
After breakfast in the hotel we will visit Devrent Valley to see the lunar landscape and different rock formations. We will walk in Paşabağ to see the highest fairy chimneys and the caves where the Christian monks secluded. Lunch in Avanos and a visit to a traditional pottery workshop for demonstration. In the afternoon we will visit Göreme Open Air museum and see the rock-cut churches and beautiful frescoes and paintings of 10th through 13th century.
After museum we will go to the Uchisar rock castle for the beautiful view of Cappadocia valleys. After tour transfer to airport, fly back to Istanbul, transfer to your Istanbul hotel. End of the services.