Get Ready to Explore Cappadocia in 2 Days
By departing from Istanbul to Cappadocia, you will be in a fairy tale -among fairy chimneys. This journey will make you amazed at every stop of it, because we will see such landmarks that you will remember for a lifetime.
Places We Visit During our Cappadocia Tours:
- Ihlara Valley
- Wine Cellars
- Derinkuyu Underground City & Kaymakli Underground City
- Devrent Valley
- Guvercinlik Valley (Pigeon Valley)
- Three Beauties (panoramic)
- Asmalı Konak (Asmali Mansion)
- Goreme Open Air Museum
Unique Features of Landmarks in Istanbul to Cappadocia Tour
All the places we mentioned below –on our travelling list have their own characteristic features and make this 2-day journey unforgettable for you. Now, let’s learn what these features are –so you will get even more excited about joining in us!
Fairy Chimneys in Devrent Valley are unmatched. They have a fascinating appearance that forms a lunar landscape. Also, the valley has animal shaped like rocks making it look like a natural zoo made of sculptures.
Once you set your mind free, you will see as many images as you see when you look at the clouds. Some of the most visible animal-like sculptures include; dolphin, snake, camel and seals.
Pasabag (Monks’ Valley)
In Monk Vallay you can walk around enjoying the scenic mushroom-like rocks and take photos for the sake of memories. This place is also believed to be one of the sacred areas thanks to its tranquil environment.
Goreme Open Air Museum
Goreme Open Air Museum is one of Turkey’s UNESCO World Heritage sites. It has a collection of some of the earliest cave churches and chapels for you to freely explore. This area was one of the first places to embrace Christianity.
It’s one of the most prominent landmarks in Cappadocia and also the highest point in entire Cappadocia with a magnificent panoramic landscape. It has tunnels that were for years used by the locals for refuge when the armies took over the surrounding plains.
This village is located between Avanos and Göreme. It provides great hiking experiences and has old beautiful churches and rock houses that will leave memories in your mind for years.
Kaymaklı Underground City
You will have a breath taking experience at the renowned Underground City of Kaymaklı. This beautiful place beneath the surface of the earth is where the early Christians used to hide from the Roman and Byzantine persecution.
The valley earned its name from the many pigeon houses carved by men into the soft volcanic tuff. The valley has some of the greatest pigeon nests collections in the world.
Derinkuyu Underground City
This incredible city sits hundreds of feet below the surface of the earth and has been like this for centuries. It has tunnels where the early Christians who were the minority ran for safety during times of persecution or invasions.
Ihlara Valley is a natural beauty that gives you a breathtaking experience. It has fascinating churches and monasteries which are carved into the soft rock and a rich history about its formation that you will also learn.
Besides from this list, we will see other places and have a great time!
In short, you will enjoy a journey full of natural wonders and amazement… Thus, get your bag ready and depart from Istanbul to Cappadocia with us.
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