Cappadocia region, which is one of the most beautiful geographical places that mother nature has sent on us, thousands of years of history, historic mosques, exquisite food, breakfast, warm-blooded Anatolian people, and Konya are in your hand thanks to this tour.
Have the chance to stay in our selected hotels, 2 nights in Cappadocia and 1 night in Konya with the 3-nights and 4-days Turkey tour.
5:00 am – You will be picked from your hotel in Istanbul and transported to the Airport. 07:00 am – You will fly from Istanbul to Kayseri or Nevsehir. (Flight time can be changed accordingly availability.) 08:15 am – Landing to Kayseri or Nevsehir. After arriving at Nevsehir, you are going to meet our professional tour guide. Our first stop is Devrent Valley, which is famous for its camel-shaped fairy chimneys. After imprinting of the splendid view of the Devrent Valley on your mind, Paşabağ-Monk’s Valley, that you can see large and small fairy chimneys with their interesting unique view which are both interesting but also so beautiful fascinating structures is waiting for your exploration. Visited by thousands of people every year, this valley hosts rare fairy chimneys that have preserved their original structure for years. Our arrival point after the tour is Avanos, which has hosted pottery making for thousands of years. Pottery workmanship, made with red clay bringing from Kızılırmak Basin, has been a source of livelihood for Avanos people for years and creates a different excitement atmosphere for tourists. After lunch, we will eat in a local restaurant there, and our journey will continue with another nice place. Our other fantastic point after Avanos is the Goreme Open Air Museum, which hosts the works of Christian people living in the region centuries ago. You will be transferred to your hotel by the end of the day.
On this day, you can join hot air balloon activity with an extra cost. You can add it from the extra activities section.
09:30 – After having breakfast and check out the hotel, you will meet with our tour guide to explore South Cappadocia entirely and start your discovery. The first stop of our tour was the valley hiking, one of the most beautiful activities to make in spring. Red Valley, one of the most impressive valleys to walk in the area. After we left there, our next stop was Cavusin Village, a small settlement built under a giant carved rock mass. This is where the Christian monks lived in the Cavusin ruins, just behind a village where the Muslims lived together in the past. After lunch, we will eat in a local restaurant there, and our journey will continue on another dreamland. After lunch, we will visit the legendary Kaymaklı Underground Cities where the first Christians lived many years ago. 4:30 PM: You will be transferred to our hotels after the full day tour ends.
In the early hours of the morning, our bus journey will start towards Konya. We will have arrived at Konya afternoon. After a delicious lunch, the journey to the past will begin in the historic city of Konya. We will visit the Mevlana Museum where the tomb of the Mevlana, who is very popular with Muslims, is the first point of our tour. Sultan Selim Mosque, which belongs to the Ottoman period, will be our next stop before we eat lunch in a nice restaurant where regional specialties are found. Then, we will visit the Alaaddin Mosque, which is located at the 1000-year-old Alaettin Hill (tumulus) where Mevlana often worshiped. There are graves of many Seljuk-Turk sultans who lived and consulted about the journey after death during Mevlana (Rumi) Period in the backyard of it. When we walk towards the north of Alaettin Hill, we will pass the palace ruins of the Seljuk Sultans and arrive at the Karatay Madrasah. Once, this school served as a school of religious education. Then we will see the grave and mosque of the Shams-i Tabriz, one of Mevlana’s closest friends.
After the Konya tour is over, you will be transferred to your hotels. Check into the hotel.
Stay Overnight in Konya.
Day 4 - Transportation to Konya Airport & Flight to Istanbul
Meal: Breakfast You will be picked up from your hotels and transferred to Konya Airport to fly to Istanbul. After arriving in Istanbul, our transportation service will transfer you to your hotels in Istanbul.
If you accept the tour that you would like to join and ready to book you can use our online booking form on the mentioned page. You can click on (Book Now Pay Online) You can pay either deposit or full amount with your Visa or Master Card.
Do we have to pay the full amount?
Generally, we charge a minimum %30 deposit or some small amount according to tour content. The deposit may change according to the tour package you that you chose and it is shown on the website how much deposit we charge. If you pay only deposit the rest has to paid in CASH once.
Is there any discount for children?
Of course, we have a discount for children. You will see the discounts for children when you start the booking online.
What are the departure dates of the tour?
Our tours depart every day (unless otherwise stated)! You need to pick your date from the booking form and complete it then we will arrange your tour according to the chosen starting date.
What kind of vehicles do you use for your day tours?
We use fully air-conditioned non-smoking new-model touristic vehicles for our tours, like Mercedes, Wolksvagen, Isuzu, Otokar) – so that you can enjoying touring in comfort.
Some of our tour Packages include local buses for conneting from one city to others. We use a good bus companies for your locla bus travel from one city to others.
Do your tours stop in shopping stores?
Our regular group tours stopping in some shopping places. But there is no obligation to buy. Mostly we stop unique goods shops belong to Turkey such as carpet store, leather store or jewelry stores. Once we stop here also you will get a lecture about the goods. Our private tours do not stop any shops unless you required.
Who will pick up from our hotel?
If you booked your own hotel and start the one of our tour from your hotel, one of our staff/driver will come to your hotel at given time that will be written on your confirmation voucher and take you the meeting point to meet with other tour participants and tour guide.
Do we have to carry our passport with us during the tour?
While you are on a city tour, you do not need to carry but just in case, once you arrive in your hotel, take the copy of your passport and carry passport's copy with you.
If you travel from one city to other city and if you are going to use the flight or bus connection between cities, you have to take your passport with you.
How many people there will be in the group tours?
Group size changes day by day. We are not able to give you an exact number of the group but generally, group size is between 8 and 25 people.
Are tour guides licensed and speak English?
All of our tour guides are licensed by the Turkish Tourism & Cultural Ministry and all are educated and well experienced.
If I am Vegetarian, am I able to find any Vegetarian food during Turkey Trip?
Yes, It is very easy to find vegetarian food in Turkey. But please let us know your food preference at the time of booking.
What happen if I forget any valuables/any staff in the tours?
We are not responsable for any forgeten valuables/staff on our tour. But if you let us know immediately we will try to do our best to find it and deliver it to you according to the possibility.
When I pay by credit card, is it safe to use your online booking?
It is secured by SSL 128-256 bit and we do not see any credit card details. When you insert your credit card details the payment charged directly by our bank.
Do you pick up and drop off from/to hotels for the day tours?
Yes, we do pick up and drop off from Central Hotels like Sultanahmet, Laleli, Aksaray, Taksim, Fındıkzade, Karakoy, Beyoglu, Sirkeci. If the hotel that you booked is out of these areas, where you need to come by yourself to our meeting point or there will be an additional cost for pick up and drop off according to the possibility.
Do you drop off the airport after the tour?
Yes, we are able to transfer you the airport at the end of the tour with an additional cost. The price change according to the airport. Please let us know which airport at the time of booking.
If I have stopped over in Istanbul for a limited time, can I join the day tours?
According to your flight arrival and departure time, you are able to join. But there will be an additional cost for pick up and drop off the airport.
What is the arrival airpot in Cappadocia?
There are to the airport used to reach to Cappadocia. The one is Kayseri Erkilet Airport (ASR), is about 1,15 munites drive to Cappadocia. The other one is Nevsehir (Kapadokya) Airport (NAV), is about 45 munites / 1 hour. There is several nonstop (direct) flight in a day departing from Istanbul.
How do I get from Cappadocia to Pamukkale?
Pamukkale is about 530 km (330 miles) away from Cappadocia. Travel from Cappadocia to Pamukkale can be by local bus or flight via Istanbul. There is a local bus from Cappadocia departing at 20:00 at duration is about 10 hours. Also, the flight can be used but there is no direct flight from Cappadocia to Pamukkale. We have to use the connected flight via Istanbul.
How far is Istanbul to Cappadocia?
Cappadocia is about 750 km by road. There are local buses departing from Istanbul to Cappadocia. Local bus drive takes are around 11 hours and they are mostly overnight.
How far is Kayseri from Cappadocia?
Kayseri Airport is 75 km away from Cappadocia. Driving takes about 1 hour. There is a shuttle bus from Kayseri Airport to Cappadocia or you can hire a private car or take a taxi to reach from Kayseri Airport to Cappadocia.
Which airline company do you use?
We use all Turkish Companies such as Turkis Airlines, Anadolujet, Pegasus Airlines, Atlas Global, Onur Airlines and Sunexpress according to availability.
What we should wear while on the tours?
First of all, you must wear comfortable shoes. In the summertime, you should wear a hat or an umbrella because the weather will be hot and take your suncream with you. In winter time the weather will be cold and snowy. You should wear warm clothes.
If you would like to upgrade the hotel to a higher quality hotel, we will be glad to offer two options:
Option 1:We can upgrade your hotel accommodation according to your request with an additional cost. This additional cost will be added to the total amount of the mentioned package tour.
Option 2: If you would like to book your own hotel, We are able to take mentioned hotel price out and we can quote a new tour package price without the hotel. By this way, you will get all the mentioned services in the itinerary except hotel accommodation.
P.S: If you book your own hotel, the location of the hotel has to be central for pick up and drop off for the tours.
If the mentioned hotels are suitable for you, you can book your package directly online through our website.
If you would like to change your hotel, please make a request then we wil be glad to quote a new price accordingly.