DAILY CITY TOURS IN CAPPADOCIA
Tour 1: NORTH CAPPADOCIA
Meet at the hotel lobby in the morning and visit to Devrent Valley where various types of fairy chimneys are abundant. We will walk through this amazing valley.
Thereafter visit Pasabagi (Monk's Valley) with multiple stems and caps, peculiar to this area. After visiting Pasabagi, drive to Avanos which is known for the pottery, a craft dating back to the Hittite period. The red clay which is worked by local craftsmen comes from the residue in the Kizilirmak river, the longest river of Turkey.
Further to the time for lunch proceed to Goreme Open Air Museum (Dark Church is excluded; entrance requires additional admission fee) to visit the churches, chapels and monasteries carved into the fairy chimneys from the 10th to the 13th centuries with frescos painted on the walls. Thereafter time to take photos in the neighboring valleys before going back to the hotels.
Tour 2: SOUTH CAPPADOCIA
Meet at the hotel lobby in the morning and visit to Rose Valley, one of the most beautiful trekking valleys in Cappadocia, and explore the famous rock- cut churches by hiking through the valley.
Rest in Cavusin, an old Greek village, known for its Christian houses and churches. After having time for lunch visit Ortahisar Castle, similar to Uchisar Castle in style, where storage caves can also be observed. In the afternoon visit Kaymakli Underground City where early Christians lived in fear and faith.
On the way back visit to panoramic Pigeon Valley where pigeons contributed to the lives of locals with their manure to fertilize the wine yards. You may also like to taste Cappadocia wine in a local winery. Drive back to the hotels.
Tour 3: CAPPADOCIA WHIRLING DERVISHES
Pick up from the hotel at 17:30 or 20:30 depending on the preferred time for a one-hour performance of Whirling Dervishes, an authentic ceremony in a mystic ambience. Transfer back to the hotel (No meals are supplied)
Tour 4: TURKISH NIGHT & BELLY DANCE SHOW
The show begins with Turkish folk dancers entering the stage and start dancing. After a couple of other folk dances from different parts of Turkey, the highlight of the night comes: Belly Dancer! She makes her breath-taking dance. After some other dances and shows like fire dance, Caucasian dance with knives and drum show, the night ends around 23:30. Unlimited soft and alcoholic drinks with appetizers included.