Guided tour

2-Day Cappadocia Stone Churches Sightseeing Tour

2-Day Cappadocia Stone Churches Sightseeing Tour

From US$ 231.80 per person

Explore the Cappadocia region of Turkey, famous for its alien-looking sandstone landscapes and its ancient underground cities carved into the Earth. Learn about its history as an early center of Christianity and visit ruined churches carved into stone.

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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick-up from your hotel or Goreme Bus Station
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

The experience
  • Relax with an all-inclusive tour of Cappadocia
  • Learn about the historic sites with the expertise of your private guide
  • Stay in luxury hotels and enjoy air-conditioned transport
  • See the impressive underground city of Derinkuyu and its ancient cathedral
  • Make pottery according to the centuries-old methods at Avanos
  • Hike through the Ilhara Valley
  • Taste local wines right out of a vintner's personal cellar
Full description
Cappadocia is a region of Turkey famous for its long, complex religious history and fantastic rock formations. On this 2-day tour from Goreme, explore the area’s history as an early center of Christianity and learn about the complex geology that created its magnificent, otherworldly landscapes. Start by making your way through an ancient monastic complex in the Goreme Valley carved out of a mountain’s living stone. These famous churches were one of the most important centers of early Christianity. Then attend a ceramics workshop and learn about the red clay that made this region a famous for its pottery production. The next day it’s on to the Derinkuyu Underground City, a spectacular complex of underground and partially-subterranean dwellings, stables, and a majestic cathedral, all carved directly into the soft sandstone. Between stops, visit wine cellars, olive oil refineries, and delicious local restaurants and stay in a luxurious hotel. Detailed Itinerary Day 1: Early Christianity in Cappadocia Visit the ruined Churches in Cappadocia valley before traveling to an ancient center of pottery production. Stay in a 3-star hotel. Day 2: Derinkuyu and Nar Crater Go for a short hike in the Ihlara Valley before visiting the magnificent underground city of Derinkuyu, then head to Nar Crater.
Includes
  • Arrival transfer or pick-up from your hotel in Cappadocia
  • 1 night 3 star hotel in Avanos, Urgup or Goreme
  • 1 breakfast and 2 lunches
  • English speaking professional guide
  • 2 days guided Cappadocia tours
  • All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach
  • Return transfer to Goreme bus station or your hotel
  • Personal expenses
  • Drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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