4 Days Private Turkey Tour Of Istanbul And Cappadocia
The best tours with local guides in Istanbul and Cappadocia. You will have chance to visit the highlights of these two areas.
Day 1- Istanbul City Tour
Your guide will meet you at the hotel between 08.00 and 08.30 am; you will visit Istanbul Old City area: Hippodrome, Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar and Topkapi Palace; you will have lunch during the tour; the average duration of this tour is 8 hours. At the end of the tour guide will leave you in your hotel.
Day 2 – Istanbul Cappadocia
Your guide will meet you in hotel lobby between 08.00 and 08.30; during this tour you will visit Golden Horn, Old city walls of Istanbul, Spice Market, Beylerbeyi Palace and Camlica Hill to enjoy one of the best views in Istanbul; there is a lunch stop during the tour; tour ends around 05.00 pm; please do not forget to take your luggage in the morning, as after the tour you will be transferred to airport to fly to Cappadocia; in Cappadocia you will have organized transfer from the airport to your hotel.
Day 3 – Cappadocia Tour
Guide will meet you in hotel lobby around 09.00 am; you will have have a tour of South Cappadocia, also known as Green Tour: Derinkuyu Underground city (the biggest underground city in the area with 7 floors, 85 meters deep; not recommended to claustrophobic guests), Ihlara valley (1 and half hour trekking); you will have a lunch stop in Bellisirma village; afterwards you will visit Pigeon valley (panoramic visit), Selime monastery, Esentepe (panoramic view); after the tour we will drop you off to your hotel.
Day 4 – Cappadocia-Istanbul
Guide will meet you in hotel lobby around 09.00 am and take you to North Cappadocia tour, known as Red tour: Rose valley, Goreme open-air museum (important early Christianity center), Monks valley, Cavusin village (one of the oldest settlements in the area), Avanos village (with stop in traditional pottery workshop), Uchisar castle, Dervent valley; average tour duration is 8 hours; after the tour you will be transferred to airport for your flight to Istanbul.