Operated : Everyday between 09:00 am / 17:00 pm
Guiding : English
Tour Highlights : Uchisar Castle, Pasabag Open Air Museum, Cavusin, Pottery workshop, Pasabagi (Monks Valley, Pottery demonstration, Carpet demonstration
Description :Our shuttle will pick you up from hotel & drop off back at the end of the tour.
You will visit the following sights with an experienced and licensed professional tour guide with this tour.
North Cappadocia tour also known as Red tour at Lonely Planet's recommendations, is a great itinerary which covers all highlights of the North Cappadocia. When combined with South Cappadocia Tour at second day, two tours would cover all Cappadocia's highlights.
. The first stop is UCHISAR CASTLE which is the highest rock formation of the region. In the first destination you will be informed about unique formations of Cappadocia by your tour guide and after being informed you will have free time to explore that place by yourself.
. The next destination is Pasabag Open Air Museum where you can see Rock-Cut Churches which are carved by early cristian monks. And the Churches of Cappadocia are also unique because of the tecnic that Cristians painted the walls. They are known as Frescoes which are mostly from 10th and 11th century. Our guides will give you information abaout Cristianty and Monastric Life of Cappadocia.
. After visiting Open Air Museum the next stop will be Cavusin which is the Old Greek Village to see old greek houses which are abandoned after Population Exchange in 1924.And then you will have
. Lunch in Avanos town. Avanos is located on the banks of Red River (Kizilirmak) which is the longest river in Turkey. And it is famous for Pottery Works which started around 2nd milenium B.C by Hitites. You will have a tour in the town and then you will visit Pottery workshop to be inform about red clay work and ceramics. Even one of the masters will demonstrate you how they are making the pots with the ancient tecnic by free-hand.
. Then you will visit Pasabagi where spectacular mushroom-shaped rock formations can be seen.Pasabagi is also called Monks Valley because of the Chapel of Saint Simeon which is located in the valley. . The next stop is Devrent Valley, which is also known as Imagination Valley. Valley contains many animal shaped rocks which are mostly in red colour. Some of the most frequent shapes are ; a Camel, a Lizard, an Owl, a Snake, a Chicken, a Hand, a Penguin but they can be changed by your own imagination.
. We will drop back to the your hotel around 16.30
- 40 Euro / Special Deal ! Instead of 60 Euro
- Child between 3-7 age : 35 Euro
- Child between 0-2 age : FREE ( no meal)
What is included in tour?
- Hotel Pick-up & drop-off by air-conditioned non-smoking tour coaches
- Entrance Fees mentioned by the itineraries.
- Professional Licenced Tour Guide.
- Services Charges & Local Taxes.
What is excluded in tour?
- Tips and gratuities
- Drinks at lunch
- Personal expenses
Hotel Pick Up & Drop Off Service and Other Informations
- FREE Pick-up & Drop-off service available only from surrounding area.
- Extra Pick up Drop off charge may apply for other locations. Please ask price for pick up possibility from other locations.
Group Booking : Please Contact US for Group Booking Discounts or for other questions.