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Max group size 15 – 25 people
This morning, we will pick you up from your hotel and escort you to the airport (Ataturk or Sabiha Gokcen) to take Cappadocia flight.Once you arrive to Istanbul airport, please proceed to counter to do self check-in and take your boarding pass by presenting your passport. Upon the boarding pass information, please go to boarding gate and embark. After arrival, meeting and assistance by our representatives who bares a board with your names on it. Then driving to Nevsehir and meeting your guide to start the Northern Cappadocia Tour. The Cappadocia region preserved and sustained its cultural heritage; during the tour you witness traditional dwelling places, castles, cave food storages, and villages. Goreme Panorama offers a magnificent view with its fairy chimney landscape. As the biggest monastery complex, we also go to see Open Air Museum. Ortahisar provides a nice example of using natural rock formations -fairy chimneys- as castle and food storages. Fairy Chimney Valley (Pasabag), Imagination Valley (Devrent) are between the highlights of our tour. This afternoon we will make a lunch break in a local restaurant.
Then, walk along the Red River which is longest river of the country and we will be treated with a demonstration of centuries-old tradition; pottery. If you like, you may try to shape clay on potters’ wheel.
Following the passing though Love Valley, we get back to hotel.
Overnight in Cappadocia.
Comfort hotel option (Dervish Cave House (Suite Room) or Historical Goreme House (Suite Room))
Economic hotel option (Dervish Cave House (Standart Room) or Historical Goreme House (Standart Room))
Optional hot air balloon is available for this morning.
After enjoying your open buffet breakfast at the hotel, your guide will come to pick you up around 09:30-09:45 and depart for Southern Cappadocia Tour. First visit will be to the tallest fairy chimney Uchisar Castle from where all Cappadocia is laid at your feet. Because of its location, it was used as a castle by many civilizations and many sections carved out into rock are connected each other with stairs, tunnels and passages. Then, be ready to have a scenic walk though the Rose Valley by observing cave-like churches and monasteries and arriving to Cavusin Village which used to have inhabitants lived in carved houses in massive rocks. Also we will visit underground city of Kaymaklı where you will have a chance to see ruins of churches, kitchens, metal shops and stables. This afternoon we will make a lunch break in a local restaurant.
Pigeon Valley will be our next stop, as a great place for hiking also gives visitors opportunity to see pigeons living in the dovecots carved into cliffs. Finally we will drive to Three Beauties Valley which offers us a stunning view of Cappadocia countryside and grape gardens as the region is famous with its local wine producers.
At the end of the tour, transfer to airport to take return flight to Istanbul. Upon your arrival, meeting and assistance by our representatives who bares a board with your names on it. We will transfer you to your hotel.
Overnight in Istanbul.
Comfort hotel option (Dosso Dossi Hotel(Deluxe Room) or Uyan Hotel(Deluxe Room)
Economic hotel option (Gulhane Park Hotel or Uyan Hotel (Standart Room))
This morning we will come to pick you up from your hotel around 08:00 and depart for Gallipoli. Even if you can not have breakfast at the hotel, there will be small breakfast break on our way. After approximately 5 hours of drive, we will reach and we will visit memorials of Dardanelles, Brighton Beach, Beach Cemetery, ANZAC Cove, Ariburnu Cemetery, ANZAC Commemorative Site, Respect to Mehmetcik Statue, Lone Pine Australian Memorial, Johnstons Jolly (Turkish and Allied trenches and tunnels), Turkish 57. Infantry Regiment Cemetery, The Nek, Chunuk Bair New Zealand Memorial. Gallipoli peninsula has an historical importance since it hosted many Anzac and Turkish soldiers during the First World War. The founder of modern Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk honored the soldiers by building memorials on their names and on his tribute he announced that after having lost their lives on our land, Anzac soldiers have become our sons as well. This afternoon we will make a lunch break in a local restaurant.
End of our tour, we will drive back to Istanbul and we will drive about 5-6 hours. As the last part of our service, we will transfer you to your hotel.
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Comfort hotel option Per person 470 USD with credit card cash payment
Economic hotel option Per person 399 USD with credit card payment
Important notice: There is 5% discount available if the balance is paid in cash on arrival.
Hot air balloon tour is optional with this itinerary and costs per person 110 USD with credit card payment.
The prices for double or triple room, single supplement is 25% on this trip.
Flights might be from Ataturk or Sabiha Gokcen Airport.
Due to weather conditions if your balloon tour is cancelled you will be totally reimbursed.