No Food
Hotel Transfer
On Arrival
1 hr or 2 hrs sessions

Cappadocia horse riding is exactly one of the best things to do in Cappadocia, since Cappadocia is known as “the land of beautiful horses”, and our daily excursion will prove that!

During this on-horseback journey, you will have an exclusive chance to understand why ancient Persians have blessed these lands with this title while you are walking on the most unique landscape in Turkey and observing its treasures.

Amongst these treasures, there will be different types of fairy chimneys, impressive valleys, dusty paths, green yards and lovely villages. In other words, you will explore classical beauties of Cappadocia while you are enjoying riding a horse like a horseman!

If you are interested in signing up for horse riding in Cappadocia with us, of course, you would like to know the details about the program. Thus, we will provide related information below and all you need to do is keep reading!

  • 1-Hour Tour:€27
  • 2-Hour Sunset Tour:€40
  • 2-Hour Tour:€40
Departure Pick up from your hotel
Departure Time Tour Days: Everyday
Tour Start Time: Everytime between 11:00 and 17:00
Sunset Tour Start Time: 17:00
Please note that all of our tours and activities include free pickup and drop off services for all participants. As such, collecting all participants might sometimes take longer than expected causing delays regarding the start and end of our tours. We kindly request all participants be ready for pickup and drop off by the shuttle service in the time frame specified here. Thank you for your cooperation.
Tour Programme 1 Hour Tour: Horseback riding in Love Valley.
2 Hour Tour and 2 Hour Sunset Tour: Horseback riding in Sword Valley, Rose Valley, Cavusin Village and Love Valley.
What is included? A pick up and drop back services  (Just From/to Goreme hotels)
English Speaking Guide
What is not included? Tips
Personal expenses
What to bring with you? Comfortable shoes
Warm clothing

Money for personal expenses
Useful Informations
  • 2 hour sunset tour starts at 17:00.
  • We kindly request our guests to be ready by the hotel’s reception 10 minutes before departure time.
  • Arbat Travel reserves the right to alter, postpone or cancel the tour without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances.
  • Tour programs and prices may change without prior notice.

Get Prepared for Cappadocia Horse Riding

Before getting into details about what will happen during horse riding, we would like to share some information about the things you should know before booking and how to prepare your bag perfectly.

  • First of all, to ride a horse, you should be older than 10 years old of age.
  • Secondly, even if you are inexperienced in horse riding, you can join in this program, since you will learn everything you will need.
  • Thirdly, we suggest you to wear comfortable clothes (especially trousers) and shoes before being picked up by us. Also, please do not forget bring your hat, sunglasses and sun cream with you in order to protect yourself from the harmful effects of the sun.
  • And lastly, you should know that we have 5 different packages in this tour, and you can choose whichever you like. These are: 1-hour 2-hours 3-hours 4-hours – Full-day horse riding (the lunch is included)

The Start

To start our riding program officially, we will pick you up from your hotel in Cappadocia (if your hotel is located in Urgup, Ortahisar, Uchisar and Cavusin, there will be 20 Turkish Liras transfer charge) by our fully-equipped, modern and comfortable vehicle. Then, we will drive until we get to our horse ranch in Goreme.

Before the Tour

When we arrive to the horse ranch where our tour begins, you will be welcomed warmly by our professional instructors who are also professional horsemen.

Then, they will provide you with detailed information about the safety procedures, equipment, route and of course, how to control your lovely companion. Next, the best part will come: Meeting horses!

Amongst the horses in the ranch, the most suitable one (according to your weight, height, etc.) will be selected and introduced to you.

During these lovely minutes, we suggest you to pet your companion and show your affection to it; with that, your friendship will grow! Also, you do not need to get stressed; all of these amazing animals are well-trained, friendly and smart.

After you wear your equipment and get on your horse, you will get ready to explore the bizarre lands of Cappadocia in company with our instructor!

During Horse Riding in Cappadocia

After leaving the horse ranch and until get back there, you will be enjoying a breathtaking route. Depending on your package, the duration will change, as well as the exact places on the route. Significant areas of Cappadocia such as;

  • Swords Valley
  • Meskendir Valley
  • Rose Valley
  • Love Valley
  • Zemi Valley
  • Pigeon Valley will be on our route of horse safari.

In these places, you will be able to view different types of fairy chimneys (capped, cones, mushrooms, columns and pointed-head), beautiful hills, cliffs, twisty paths among the rock formations and more.

While you are enjoying being in such a peaceful environment, you will also be able to view the matchless atmosphere and lands of Cappadocia; thus, we recommend you to take photos as much as possible!

The End of Horse Riding Program 

Depending on your booked program, when time is up, you will ride back to the horse ranch. In there, you will say goodbye to your lovely friend and our instructors, and get on our vehicle which waits for picking you up and taking to your hotel.

If you like the content of Cappadocia horse riding, you can book this program online like other Cappadocia excursions we arrange. Also, if you have questions, you can contact us for the further information; we will answer you gladly.

Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 1 review
July 3, 2019

The whole tour was amazing and made Cappadocia unforgettable for us. We’ve seen perfect views and I couldn’t even take picture of them all! It was a perfect experience, thanks for organizing it perfectly.

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