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A Different Planet: Tour to Cappadocia - Devrent Valley, Göreme, Uçhisar Castle and More + Flight Tickets/Bus Trip Options

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    By Plane: Daily

    By Bus: Please check availability calendar

  • Duration

    Varies

  • Start time

    By Plane: 5am

    By Bus: 8pm

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    By Plane: We’ll drop you back to your hotel

    By Bus: Istanbul Bus Station

Key Highlights

  • Explore the gorgeous region of Cappadocia, on this day trip from Istanbul
  • Take your pick from a plane or a bus journey
  • Take a walk through the “Fairy Chimneys” in Devrent Valley
  • Practice pottery production with the ancient technique in Avanos
  • Marvel at the Göreme, a breathtaking

Overview


Whether you are travelling overnight by bus or taking the early morning flight to the region of Cappadocia, this is a golden opportunity to make a quick tour of this fascinating area while staying in Istanbul. Visiting some of the highlights of Cappadocia, this tour is a great introduction to the lunar-like landscape of troglodyte dwellings and centuries' old chapels carved out of the rock with beautiful, religious frescoes still visible on their walls. 

Walk through the “Fairy Chimneys” in Devrent Valley, Pasabag (Monks’) Valley, practice pottery production with the ancient technique in Avanos, visit Göreme, the "open-air museum“ holding the earliest churches and chapels carved in fairy chimneys presenting finest examples of frescoes, heading up the Uçhisar Castle, the highest point in the region - there’s a fantastic itinerary designed to give you a comprehensive picture of this beautiful destination. 

You can choose to travel in either of the following two ways: 

By Plane: We’ll pick you up from the hotel at 5am for transfer to Istanbul airport via a domestic flight to one of the two local airports in Cappadocia. Arriving at approx. 9:15am, we’ll transfer you to Ürgüp to meet the guide for the day. Evening flight back to Istanbul departs around 7:35pm, post which there is a transfer back to Istanbul hotel arriving approx. 10pm 

By Bus: We’ll pick you up from the hotel the night before at approx 8pm for the bus journey to Ürgüp departing at 9pm. Arriving around 8:15am, you’ll meet guide for start of day's tour. The same evening, we will return by taking the night bus which leaves at 9pm and arrives in Istanbul around 7am the next day.

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