Travel DateDaily Departure
Tour TypeGroup Tour
Duration3 nights 4 days

From: €445

Tour Description

Turkey Tour packages - 4 days Cappadocia and Ephesus tour from Istanbul

Day 1: Northern Cappadocia Tour(*L)
Early morning according to your flight time we pick you up from your hotel to take a flight from Istanbul (Ataturk or Sabiha Gokcen) airport to Nevsehir or Kayseri Airport. You will do self check-in in domestic terminal presenting your passports to flight desk according to your flight time as you have already an electronic ticket. On your arrival, your driver will welcome you at the exit gate with your names written on a board. 

You will start your visit by Goreme Panorama with its splendid over Goreme village, land of fairy chimneys. Then you will be fascinated by Open Air Museum, the biggest monastery complex of the region. You will continue with Ortahisar, a typical village with its castle and cave food storages. After you will visit one of the most interesting places, Fairy Chimney valley, Pasabag, with its mushroom like formed rocks. Passing through Imagination valley, Devrent, where you have the impression that animals are petrified in the rocks.
You will enjoy your lunch in a restaurant with open buffet variety.
Finally you will walk along Red River flourishing Avanos town famous with pottery cave workshops dating thousand years back to Hittites, the first civilization of Cappadocia. You are going to have fun trying to make potteries after you have a small demonstration.
On the way back to your hotel, you will get into Love Valley which offers a magnificent view. Overnight in Cappadocia.

(Dervish Cave House(Standart Room) or Historical Goreme House (Standart Room))

Day 2: Southern Cappadocia Tour(*B *L)
Optional balloon tour available for this morning.
Your guide will take you from your hotel around 09:30-09:45am then you will join your tour.

Your visit start with Uchisar Castle, the biggest fairy chimney used as a fortress by many civilizations. Then be ready to hike about 4km in beautiful Red Valley passing through Rose Valley discovering beautiful rock churches, arriving to Cavusin village, one of the ancient settlement of the region with its cave houses.
For lunch you are going to taste delicious Turkish cuisine at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon you will be amazed by Kaymakli Underground City widest of the regions served many centuries as refuge for the local people and saved early Christians from roman persecution.
Then you will visit Pigeon Valley with its lovely pigeons still living in pigeons houses which has a wonderful view over Uchisar Castle. Finally you will drive to Three Beauties Valley with its beautiful view over Urgup town famous with its wine factories. 

(Dervish Cave House(Standart Room) or Historical Goreme House (Standart Room))

Day 3: Cappadocia to Ephesus(*B)
On this day you take a flight to Izmir and according to your flight time you may have a free half day in Cappadocia or Ephesus. On your arrival our agents, at the exit gate in the  domestic terminal, will hold a board with your names written on. Then we will transfer you to your hotel in Kusadasi.

(Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel or Efe Boutique Hotel)

Day 4: Ephesus Tour(*B *L)
After breakfast pick up from your hotel at 09:00-09:30 and you will be transferred to full day Ephesus tour.  You will start your visit with one of the 7 wonders of ancient world;  Artemis Temple, city ruins as Hadrian TempleCelcius Library, theater, hamams, passing through old harbor path.
You will have your lunch in a traditional Turkish restaurant.
In the afternoon you will visit House of Virgin Mary where she spent her last 5 years, which is recognized by Vatican as pilgrimage destination for Christians, visited by Pope Leo XII and Benedict XVI.
At the end of the tour, transfer to airport to get a flight to Istanbul. Upon your arrival to airport you will be picked up by our agency representative and transfer to your hotel.

Please note: The tour ends approximately at 4.00pm. You will be treated to an optional leather fashion show, please inform your guide if you are not interested then you will be directly dropped to agency office.
End of our service.

Important notice:
Prices are per person in double-twin or triple shared room.
Solo traveler will pay 25 % extra for single supplement.
Due to weather conditions if  your balloon tour  is cancelled you will be totally reimbursed.

*B breakfast included
*L lunch included
*D dinner
*Dr day room

Travel Tips:
Istanbul and Cappadocia can be very cold and snowy in winters, so provide yourself winter clothes.
Springs and autumns are rainy, do not forget your umbrella or raincoat!
Summers are humid and hot, put enough sun cream and bring your hat.
Always for the tours in Turkey wear comfortable shoes.

Price Notes:
Per person 470 EURO with credit card and 445 EURO with cash payment
Hot air balloon tour per person 150 EURO

  • Hotels with breakfast
  • Istanbul to Cappadocia & Cappadocia to Izmir & Izmir to Istanbul flight tickets
  • Airport transfers mentioned on the itinerary
  • Lunch on tours
  • Entrance fees of the sights or museum
  • Professional English speaking guide

  • Tip to guide and driver
  • Personal expenses
  • Drink during lunch
  • Dinner
  • Medical insurance

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