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2 Days Cappadocia Tour From Istanbul (by bus)

2 Day Cappadocia Tour by Bus

Key Details
Duration : 2 days   Departure : Every day / all around the year
Live Guide : English   Pick-up service : Pick-up from our office in Sultanahmet

Overview
See the rock cut churches and “fairy chimneys” of Cappadocia on a 2-day tour, traveling by overnight bus from Istanbul. Marvel at the tufa rocks and natural beauty of north and south Cappadocia at sites such as Pasabag Monk’s Valley and Çavusin village.

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  • Tour Itinerary
  • Important Info

What You'll Do

  • Marvel at the twisted tufa landscape of North and South Cappadocia

  • Discover the abandoned rock houses of Çavuşin village

  • Explore the rock-cut churches of the Red Valley

  • Hike through the beautiful Güllüdere Valley

  • Learn about the secret settlements of the early Christians

  • See the famous dovecotes of Pigeon Valley

  • View the natural rock castles of Ortahisar and Uchisar

  • Visit the underground city of Kaymakli

What You Can Expect

Experience the natural beauty of Cappadocia on a 2-day budget tour, with overnight round-trip transfers from Istanbul. Explore the tufa landscape and rock cut settlements of both north and south Cappadocia, and stay overnight in a cave hotel.

Day-1
Overnight Bus to Cappadocia

Transfer to Istanbul’s main bus station late in the evening to take the overnight 20:30 coach departure to Cappadocia. Relax on the 11-hour journey, with 3 rest breaks for your personal needs. Please note that for this part of the tour you will be unaccompanied.

Day-2
North Cappadocia Tour (B, L)

Upon arrival at Goreme bus station, transfer to your Cappadocia hotel for breakfast and to freshen up by 09:30. Then, drive to the Devrent Valley to see the unique “fairy chimneys” of twisted tufa rock. Marvel at the uninhabited, lunar landscape, before going to Pasabag Monk’s Valley for a closer look at the mushroom-shaped pinnacles. Continue to the city of Avanos on the banks of the Kizilirmak (Red River) for lunch. Next, explore the rock cut churches of the open air museum of Goreme, and learn more about the early Christian settlements. See the natural rock castles of Uchisar, before driving back to your hotel for an overnight stay in Cappadocia.

Day-3
South Cappadocia Tour (B, L)

Enjoy breakfast at your cave hotel. Then, take a full-day tour of South Cappadocia, starting with the Red Valley with its famous rock-cut churches. Hike through the beautiful Güllüdere (Rose) Valley, before going to the village of Çavusin, famous for the houses and churches of the Christian clergymen. After lunch, drive to Pigeon Valley, named for its hundreds of dovecotes. Visit Kaymakli Underground City to see where the early Christians lived. Then, transfer back to your hotel, passing the natural castles at Ortahisar along the way. Transfer to the bus station at approximately 20:30 to catch the overnight coach back to Istanbul. There will be 3 rest breaks on the approximate 11-hour journey for your comfort and convenience.

Day-4
Arrival in Istanbul

The bus is scheduled to arrive at Istanbul’s main bus station between 07:30 and 09:30, depending on traffic conditions. This is where the tour services end. You can take the free shuttle bus to Aksaray or Taksim, provided by the local bus company, or take the underground back to the city center on your own.

What's Included

  • All transfers as per the itinerary
  • Overnight intercity coach and local bus tickets
  • 1 night in Cappadocia at a cave hotel (including breakfast)
  • English-speaking guide during the tours
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary: (B = breakfast, L = lunch)
  • Entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Parking, gas, highway and bridge fees
  • Local taxes and service charges

What's Not Included

  • Tips to staff
  • Drinks with meals (except drinks served with breakfast)
  • 06-12 Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The tempature early morning in Cappadocia is cold and cilly. You should have wear warm clothes.
  • The flight permision given by Slot Centre of Cappadocia. If the weather conditions are good enough to make balloon ride our pilots start to prepair the balloons.
  • Pasifik travel (www.turkeygoldentours.com) is offical A Group Travel Agency ; member of ( Tursab )Turkish Travel Agencies Assasosations since 1987. TURSAB License No: A1855
  • All shchuled times are approximate and subject to change due to weather conditions and weight restrictions.
  • Infiants are free during our packages We do charge only taxes for internal flight tickets. Please ask rate for infiants and children. The rate for children (6-12 yrs) %50 off from the package rate.
  • We do have English Speaking Guides for all our group tours. Private tours are avaible with your own languange. If you are group of family,friends and need an other lanquage speaking guide just contact with us.
  • Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
  • Cappadocia is of region in Turkey. There is no visa requirment as long as you got visa for Turkey. There is no need visa to Ephesus,Pamukkale and other part of Turkey.
  • Depends on wheather in Cappadocia you can chose any clothes you wish to wear. We recomemend you wear sportive clothes and shoes.
  • You are free book your own flights . We can reduce the cost of flight from entire package.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking.
  • Payment can be done upon your arrival to Turkey with credit card or cash.
From Euro
145 € per person

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