Ihlara valley & Underground City Tour ( Green Tour)
The tour starts at 9.30 am from hotel
Green tour Cappadocia is including 7 stops.
- Göreme Panorama View
- Kaymaklı Underground City
- Ihlara valley (3,5 km walking)
- Selime Monastery
- Lunch Break
- Uchisar Pigeon Valley
- Onyx Center Visitation (Gem stones demonstration )
** Ihlara valley & Underground City Tour (Green Tour).
The tour will depart at 9.30 am and you will be picked up from your hotel by your guide before departure time. The first step of the green tour is Göreme Panorama which is a point to see and understand Cappadocia. Here your guide will tell you about the history of Cappadocia and its unique rock formations.
The second stop is Underground City. Kaymaklı Underground City has 8 open floors for visiting. It is the largest underground settlement in Cappadocia, which dates back to the centuries. You go down 8 floors, each of is connected by narrow tunnels and stone-carved stairs. In Kaymaklı where many people live together in ages ago you’ll feel like in a time machine and be surprised every floor and rooms you go deeper.
Selime Monastery is one of the first places of Christianity and at the same time the oldest monastery in Cappadocia.Selime Monastery, one of the most photogenic places in Cappadocia, is also called the cathedral, and there are some living quarters in it, such as a missionary school and a church.
The next stop , Ihlara Valley is one of the most beautiful valley around the world and it is exactly like an open-air museum. It is accepted by not only us, but also all around the world. To reach this valley, you’ll walk under by numerous stairs and visit Ağaçaltı Church, which has impressing art left from 10th and 13th century and finally walk through the riverside of the Melendiz River to Belisırma Village. You can rest your soul with the peaceful sound of the river and see fruits hanging from trees, if you join in the right season to this walking tour that will take 1 hour and about 3,5 km.
After a long walking tour you have a break for lunch at the riverside! If the season is summer or spring, Belisırma Village is more colorful.You can rest your feet in the water when you eat something in the pergola over the river.
The other famous Valley in Cappadocia is Pigieon Valley near Uçhisar. You can see the pigeon houses carved from the stone by ancient inhabitants.
In Cappadocia, gemstones and semi-precious stones are processed in onyx studios and these studios are one of the pleasant stops of Green Tour Cappadocia. Your guide explain what you wonder about the formation and production of these stones.
At the end of the tour, we will drop you off at your hotels between 18:00pm and 18:30pm.
END OF THE SERVICE
Green Tour Cappadocia -Included Services
** Guests are picked up from hotels in the morning and dropped off at hotels in the evening,
** Air-conditioned vehicles provide transportation to all parts of Green Tour,
** Professional guidance service,
** Entrance fees to museums and archaeological sites are included.
** Children from 0 to 4 years old are free of charge if you can share your seat with them. If they want to sit individually you should pay half of the tour prize.
Green Tour Cappadocia -Excluded Services
** Drinks and personal expenses are belong to you.
** Tip to guide and driver
|Everyday||45,00 EUR|| |
0-4 ages (Free)
4-8 ages (50% off)
8-18 ages (No discount)