5 days istanbul & Cappadocia
Istanbul is a historical city and there are lots of spot to visit as Hagia sophia, Blue mosque, Topkapi palace, Grand bazaar etc. Joining a tour will make your visit easier then selfvisiting. You will not wait at the entrace ticket que and you will have a guide who know the history of the spots very well.
We will meet you at istanbul airport and transfer you to your hotel. Relax today and next day we will transfer you to old city sultanahmet Istanbul then start the guided tour of old city istanbul tour
Cappadocia, One of the most impressive pleace to visit in Turkey. The region is very huge and there are lots of places to visit and away from eachother. We will recomend you at least 2 days tour for visiting Cappadocia. If you have longer time that can be 3 days tour. 1 Day south Cappadocia Green tour, 2.day North Cappadocia Red tour, 3.Day Ihlara valley tour that will make your cappadocia trip perfect and enjoy as much as you want
We will spend 2 fulldays in Cappadocia with our small group and regional offical tourist guide. We will meet you at bus station then transfer you to your hotel in Cappadocia and visit south Cappadocia with Guided Green tour and next day we will visit north cappadocia with Guided Green tour. Insated of overnight bus you can catch day time bus too,
Day 1: Arrive in Istanbul
Meet you on arrival transfer to your hotel in Istanbul. Today we prefer for you to relax at your hotel after the long flight Journey
Day 2: Istanbul Old city guided tour
After breakfast pick up you from your hotel then drive to old city Istanbul Sultanahmet then start the guided tour for visiting, Tour Topkapi Palace, Saint Sophia, Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome and the Grand Covered Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 3: Overnight or Day bus to Cappadocia
Today you have 2 oprions. First option You can Catch overnight bus to Cappadocia and save a night accommodation.Second option is catching Day bus to Cappadocia and stay an extra night in Cappadocia
Day 4: Arrive at Capadocia from Istanbul overnight bus
Pick up from Goreme otogar transfer you to your Hotel in Goreme. Visit Rose Valley, one of the most beautiful trekking valleys in Cappadocia, and explore the famous rock- cut churches by hiking through the valley. Rest in Cavusin, an old Greek village, known for its Christian houses and churches. After having time for lunch visit Ortahisar Castle, similar to Uchisar Castle in style, where storage caves can also be observed. In the afternoon visit Kaymakli Underground City where early Christians lived in fear and faith. On the way back visit to panoramic Pigeon Valley where pigeons contributed to the lives of locals with their manure to fertilize the vineyards. You may also like to taste Cappadocia wine in a local winery. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 5: Cappadocia Sightseeing / Returnby Overnight bus
Optional: Hot Air Balloon Tour. Depart from the hotel at 09.30–10.00 depending on the arrival time of the participants and visit Devrent Valley where various types of Fairy Chimneys are abundant. We will walk through this amazing valley. Thereafter
visit Pasabagi (Monk’s Valley) with multiple stems and caps, peculiar to this area. After visiting Pasabagi, drive to Avanos which is known for the pottery, a craft dating back to the Hittite period. The red clay which is worked by local craftsmen comes from the residue in the Kizilirmak river, the longest river of Turkey. Further to the time for lunch proceed to Goreme Open Air Museum to visit the churches, chapels and monasteries carved into the Fairy Chimneys from the 10th to the 13th centuries with frescos painted on the walls. After shopping time for the well-known merits of the area, transfer to Goreme otogar for overnight bus back to Istanbul. End of our services.
Today You will have an option to travel Next day morning bus to istanbul. This option you have to stay a night more in Cappadocia
Optional If you wish You may extend your staying in Cappadocia a night more and fly to Izmir next day too.You may combine this tour with Ephesus and Pamukkale tour by Flight Another option you can do this combine by travelling overnight bus to Pamukkale and Catch flight or bus back to Istanbul from Izmir
- Transfer from istanbul Airport to your hotel
- 1 Day old city guided Tour istanbul
- Roundtrip overnight bus
- 2 Days Cappadocia Tours
- English speaking guide
- All Entrance Fees
- Local taxes
- Accomodation in Istanbul
- Accommodation in Cappadocia
- Ballooon tour ( ask our reasonable hot air balloon tour price)
- Drinks at Lunch
- Personal Expensis
Please Keep in Mind
- During the trip wear sport shoes or comfertable shoes
- Summer periot take your sunglasses with you
- Take a bottle of Water
- have some turkish liras with you because the drinks are extra at the lunch.
- wear your cloths fit for the periot. If you have no idea about the perit which you will travel just ask by e-mail to the our operator