Antalya Cappadocia 5 Days

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Antalya  Cappadocia 4 nights 5 days
Itinerary

Day 1 – Antalya – Cappadocia
Pick-up from your hotel or airport in Antalya in the morning and drive to Cappadocia, passing through Toros Mountains and stop by Konya. In Konya, visit to Mevlana museum, center of Mevlana who is founder of Sufi order in 13th Century- In the evening, go to see the whirling Dervishes of Mevlana in Cappadocia. Overnight Cappadocia.

Day 2 – Cappadocia
Meeting at the hotel reception at 09:30am
In the morning, first meeting with the lunar landscape of Cappadocia: rock formations beyond belief in Devrent valley; walking in Pasabag near Zelve ; “fairy chimneys” where the voice of wind mixes with the “songs of fairies”. Lunch in Avanos, centre of terra cotta work of art since 3000 BC. and a demonstration in a traditional pottery workshop. Afternoon, 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). Continue to the Uchisar Rock-Castle to have a panoramic view of the valleys of Cappadocia.. Overnight Cappadocia.

Day 3 – Cappadocia Hot air ballooning with sunrise (extra).
Meeting at the hotel reception at 09:30am
Tour to Kaymakli Underground City, one of the most interesting underground settlements in Cappadocia. Soganli Valley, an Open Air Museum in a wild natural setting near a typical Cappadocian village with its different style Rock-Cut churches and frescoes. Villages in the valleys, surrounded by the “table top” mountains, are spectacular. Lunch and Visit to Sahinefendi ( Sobesos ) newly discovered (01 May 2002) mosaic houses & Archaeological exca v at ion site. Continue with Keslik Monastery near Cemil, that hides its frescoes behind a very thin smoke layer which we can only see by torch light. The Medrese (Theological School) from Seljuk Turks in Taskinpasa is the witness of an early and rich Turkish settlement in the town. Our tour finishes with a visit to Mustafapasa (Sinasos), an old Greek town with its spectacular old Greek houses; very fine examples of late Greek settlements and architecture. Overnight Cappadocia

Day 4 – Cappadocia (B.L)
Meeting at the hotel reception at 09:30am
Drive to Ihlara, on the way, visit to Guzelyurt ancient name was Gelveri which is the town of  one of the old church fathers of Cappadocia with the name Gregory of Nazianzus it has abandoned cave houses and churches with frescos dating back to 10 century . Walking in Ihlara Canyon, a “mirage” in the Steps of Anatolia up to Belisirma village, the ancient Peristrema: “Valley of the Sky” along the Melendiz River.
Rock-cut churches, spread across a wild plantation, surprise you with their successfully painted representations from the Bible. Lunch in Belisirma, a local restaurant by the river. Stop by Selime, a village with cave houses at  the end of the canyon and a “star wars” like landscape.

Day 5 – Cappadocia  Istanbul
Pick-up from hotel 2 hours before flight departure.
Transfer to airport for your flight to Istanbul.

INCLUDING:
- Flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul
- Transfer from Antalya to Cappadocia
- Transfer from hotel to airport in Cappadocia
- Transportation by a comfortable AC nonsmoking car/Van with professional driver
- Professional licensed guide during the tours.
- Accommodation in a Cave hotel with breakfast
- Entry fees to the sites and museums
- Lunch (excluded on private tours)

EXCLUDING:
- Dinner
- Drinks
- Tips

One comment

  1. please provide costs for two adults for Antalya-cappadocia 2,3 and 4 night tours

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