North of Cappadocia Day Tour (Cappadocia Red Tour)
Cappadocia Day Tour Highlights:
Goreme Open Air Museum
Uchisar Castle – Natural Rock Castle
Cavusin Old Greek Village
Pasabagi Fairy Chimneys
Devrent – Imagination Valley
Urgup Wine Tasting
North of Cappadocia Day Tour
09:30 am – We will collect you from the hotel for fully Guided North of Cappadocia Tour.
(Pick up time depends on the location of your hotel.)
Meet another member of the group and your local tourist guide, you are going to see the main sights of Cappadocia region. The guided tour starts by visiting, famous Devrent Valley. The Devrent valley is also known as imagination valley as well where you see lots of fairy chimneys with interesting shapes like camel rock, mushroom-like shapes and more. You are going to enjoy the valley while walking through the rock formations. Then continue to drive to Pasabaglari. Also, We call here Monks valley too. At the end of 5th century, one of the saints called St.Simeon from Syria came here and lived in a cave in the valley and live as a hermit. Here you find all the ‘fairy chimneys’ with three caps on them. Afterward, drive to Avanos town, We can call here as the heart of art and handicrafts of the area in Cappadocia. Avanos is the small town where the locals make potteries and ceramics. This tradition was first started by Hittites civilization 4000 years ago. The Red river, Kizilirmak in Turkish, passes from this village. After visiting Avanos, we will have lunch at the local restaurant. Continue to famous Goreme Open Air Museum, The names are given here in history Korama, Avcılar and still called Maccan (Goreme) by locals. At the Goreme open air museum, you are able to see lots of rock-cut churches with best paintings of the area. Here was used as missionary school beginning from 2nd centuries till 12th centuries. Visiting Goreme Open Air Museum, Featuring the most impressive of all rock-carved churches in Cappadocia region. Our next stop will be at Esentepe, That is the best view you can ever see in the area. You are going to have a break on a hill called Esentepe where you see all the marvelous looking valleys with different shapes and the volcanoes shaped them. Our next stop will be Uchisar town. Here is the small village which is famous for a huge castle used by Christians. There were 3 castles like this located in the area. The others are in Ortahisar and Urgup.
17:00 pm – After the tour, You will be dropped off at your hotel.