Olympos To Cappadocia 2 day tour (Option 2 B)
The start of the tour begins with a shuttle from the town of Olympos to the junction to get the bus to Antalya at 17:00
You will take an overnight bus from Antalya to Cappadocia, with a bus change at Nevsehir. Time will be confirmed at booking.
Arriving at Goreme early morning you will be transferred to your hotel.
Today you will enjoy the North Cappadocia Tour where you will visit some of the iconic landmarks that make this destination so popular. Monks Valley, Pasabag in Turkish, is vineyards with the famous fairy chimneys standing tall across the area. Avanos is a Turkish town that has a deep history of making handmade pottery using the red clay that comes from the river that flows with the town, some of the original artisan's workshops can still be found dotted around the town.
Uchisar is a spectacular cliffside fortress that can be seen from a long distance, now is a perfect place for photographs. The open-air museum offers a fantastic look into the history of the region. Devrent Valley is fantastic walks along an uninhabited area of Cappadocia, fantastically coloured rocks litter the landscape as well as fairy chimneys. The Three beauties are three rock formations with a special story, said to represent a princess and her unapproved of husband with the third rock formation being smaller representing their child.
Following your tour, you will return to your hotel.
Optional: Cappadocia Turkish Night, enjoy a night of traditional Turkish entertainment set in this stunning ancient city. While viewing these arts you will be able to sample classic Turkish food.
Today you will take an adventure and partake in the South Cappadocia Tour.
Optional: Cappadocia Balloon Flight. Take off before the sunrises and watch as the dawn breaks across this unique and rocky landscape. Enjoying the fresh morning sun with a glass of champagne makes a perfect day of everyone's holiday.
Optional: ATV/Quad Safari. Drive along routes that have been specially designed to be fun, thrilling while showing some amazing views in the Cappadocia Region.
South Cappadocia Tour
Today you will explore the Southern highlights of Cappadocia. Uchisar Castle Panorama offers a fantastic view of the whole region while viewing a cliffside castle. Kaymakli Underground City is a fantastic look into a hand-carved city that is found beneath this fantastic landscape, each section of the cities was planned to be fully supportive of living, there are personal spaces, storage, and cooking areas with a few even having stabling for animals.
Meskendir Valley is unique to even Cappadocia, with unusual rock formations whose colour stands out even in this rocky landscape. As you explore this valley you will find buildings, including churches, carved directly out of the rock face. Cavusin Valley, both a stunning valley with amazing walking routes it is also home to an ancient town with cliff carved homes. Here you will find an ancient church, dating back to the 5th century dedicated to St.John.
Following your day in Cappadocia, you will transfer to the airport and take a flight to Istanbul.
STANDARD: Standard style accommodation in Turkey is your where
you will find basic style guesthouses and/or hostels that have a variety of
private rooms and some dorm rooms. The rooms will be clean but basic with no
extras found within. Most standard style accommodation options would be 1-2
Type of accommodations at this range: Guesthouse, Boutique guesthouse, Hostels, 1* and 2* Hotels.
TOP END: Top End style accommodation in Turkey is where you will find 3-5 star equivalent. Here you will get a mix of larger style hotel rooms to smaller boutique places that will have clean, comfortable rooms with a little extra.
Type of accommodations at this range: Boutique Hotels, 3*, 4* and 5* Hotels.
PREMIUM: Premium Luxury accommodation in Turkey is your 5 star and similar hotels. This can include your large chain hotels and you will also find a variety of smaller locally run Luxury Boutique places that are full of charm and worth the extra dollar.
Type of accommodations at this range: Premium Boutique +4* and +5* Hotels.