Cappadocia (2 days / 1 night)
Day 1 Istanbul – Cappadocia
Domestic fligh to Kayseri, meet at he airport and drive to Cappadocia region. Visitvisit Kaymakli Underground City which was used by people in Cappadocia area thousands of years ago. Underground cities in Cappadocia are self-sufficent enviroment, including rooms for grain storage, stables, sleeping chambers, kitchen and air shafts. Today they are well lit and an essential and fascinating part of every Cappadocian tour. Then we will carry on to Ihlara Valley. We hike through the canyon by the Melendiz river, enjoying its natural beauty besides the rock-hewn churches.
After lunch we drive to Agzikarahan Carevanserai, one of the best examples of Seljukian art, built in the 13th century to supply accomodation for the Silk Road traders.
Overnight in Cappadocia
Day 2 Cappadocia – Istanbul
After breakfast, departure from the hotel and visit Devrent valley where the geografical formations remind us a place of another planet. Then in Pasabagi, we’ll take a stroll among the amazing fairy chimneys of Cappadocia. Following lunch Potery exhibition in Avanos Town.
After that we will go to Goreme Open Air Museum which is a monastic of rock churches and chapels covered with frescoes, is one of best known sites in central Turkey. Most of the chapels date from 10th to 13th centuries.Then we will go to Uchisar Fortress which is one of the most beautiful valley in Cappadocia area and then to Guvercinlik (pigeons) valley.
Drive back to Kayseri airport for domestic flight to Istanbul.