Cappadocia Green Tour (South Cappadocia Tour)

Tour Summary
• Goreme Vista Point
• Derinkuyu Underground City
• 3km hike in Ihlara Valley
• Lunch in Belisirma Village
• Selime Monastery
• Pigeon Valley Vista point
• Visit to Onyx Factory
• Drop-off at the hotel


Itinerary Details

Cappadocia Green Tour starts at 09:30 with the pick-up from your accommodation in Cappadocia. We will initially drive to Goreme Panorama Point to see the valleys of Cappadocia and our guide will give you some information about the history and topography of the area. The following visit will be to Derinkuyu Underground City which is the deepest one in Cappadocia area out of 34. We will then drive about 45 minuted to the most astounding valley in Turkey: Ihlara Valley. 3 km hike through the bottom of the valley will be one of the highlights of the day. We will hike through the canyon for about 1 hour along the river, passing by some Byzantine churches adorned with frescoes.

We end the hiking part of the visit in Belisirma town, where we will have our lunch in an interesting riverside restaurant. After lunch, we will drive to the biggest rock-cut monastery complex of Cappadocia; Selime Monastery and Cathedral. Selime is the biggest monastery in Cappadocia and situated toward the end of Ihlara Valley. The last visit will be after about 1 hour drive in Pigeon Valley where you will first see the traditional stone-art demonstration and great view of Uchisar Castle and Pigeon Valley . After this visit, we will drive you back to your hotel around 18:00.

What to Expect
• Superb Service
• Familiar English talking guides
• Great Quality Food
• Extravagant vans for transportation
• Cordial staff