Olympos To Cappadocia 2 Day tour (Option 2 D)
A 2 Day tour of Cappadocia, this tour has a flight from Antalya with an overnight stop. The following day the north Cappadocia Tour shows some of the best the region has to offer before travelling on to Istanbul. This tour is Ideal for those heading to Turkey's largest city but wish to see something different.
Domestic flight from Antalya to Cappadocia
Domestic flight from Cappadocia to Istanbul
Today you will take a flight from Antalya airport to Cappadocia's regional airport.
Important: you will need to make your own way to Antalya airport from Olympos. We can help arrange private transfers or other forms of travel.
Today you will enjoy the North Cappadocia Tour.
Optional: Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Flight. Start your day before the sun rises, take off in a hot air balloon. Once in the air, you will see the region by the predawn light. As the sun rises you will see a contrast that is truly breathtaking. This will incur an extra cost.
North Cappadocia Tour
Rose Valley offers an enchanting time exploring this landscape that has unusual rocky outcrops, as you explore you will find a variety of buildings. Churches are one of the more common building to be found in the valley. Cavusin, one of the oldest settlements in the region is home to St. Johns Church, with many other buildings carved into the rock as well as free-standing houses that spread down the hill. Monks Valley was named after the homes that were carved by the monks that followed St Simon who chose to lie in the beautiful and historic landscape.
The town of Avanos has been stood here since the time of the Hittites. This town is famous for its handmade pottery that master craftsman has been producing from the local clay. This clay comes from the river that flows through the town and offers a red clay to create their unique pottery. Uchisar is a Cappadocian fortress that can be seen from a long distance across the landscape that once stood to help protect the local population. Goreme Open Air Museum is a unique exhibition of history, open to the brilliant Turkish weather makes the time learning about the history of the region even more enjoyable. Devrent Valley offers a peaceful end to your North Cappadocia Tour, where nature was left to grow and flourish as humans did not inhabit the region.
After your day, you will transfer back to the airport where you will take a flight to the city of 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.