Antalya Cappadocia tour which will last for 2/3 days is an amazing option to visit one of the most popular touristic places of Turkey, Cappadocia.
Cappadocia Tour from Antalya
Since Antalya Cappadocia tour is not a daily tour, it requires a well-designed preparation session. Firstly, you need to do be sure that you have comfortable clothes and shoes with you, because there will be a lot of walking.
Secondly, do not forget to bring a hat, sun cream and sun glasses (also the swimsuit and towel); or clothes that are designed to keep you warm; since the must-be-visited areas in Cappadocia are outdoors generally.
And lastly, do not to forget to charge your camera and phone before we leaving: Cappadocia is a source of landscape photography!
Before the Tour
After picking you up from your hotel by our fully-equipped and comfortable vehicle at the early hours in the morning, we will depart from Antalya.
In Side, a district of Antalya, we will have a little break and get in a bigger bus to be more comfortable for this long-term travelling experience. Then, our Cappadocia tour begins!
The First Day of Antalya Cappadocia Tour
The Mevlana Museum
Dedicated to the most popular dervish, which can be described as a religious man who is connected to God with a divine love and who seeks for finding peace to worship in their inner self in Islam, Mevlana Museum has a lot of information and leavings from pioneer of the Islamic mysticism, Mevlana Jelaleddin Rumi. In the first day and stop of our Antalya Cappadocia excursion, you will start to learn about different cultures already.
In our second stop, we will visit the Caravansary which has been used as an accommodation point by the ancient travelers or tradesmen. Thus, here, we will get knowledge about the importance of the Silk Road, the trading traditions and livings of those people. When we are done, we will move to the Saratli Kirkgoz Underground City.
Saratli Kirkgoz Underground City
In the boundaries of Cappadocia, Saratli Kirkgoz Underground City is a visible proof of the effort to survive from the invades in those time period. In there, basically, you will explore a city that is made of carved-rock and divided into parts to be able to live together, away from the danger of the warriors and soldiers. This significant place is the last stop in our first day of Antalya Cappadocia tour.
After leaving the underground city, we will drive to our hotel which is located in Cappadocia, and you will be able to get some rest and prepare to the next day. In the morning, we will have a delicious breakfast here and leave to start our second day in Antalya Cappadocia excursion.
The Second Day of Antalya Cappadocia Tour
The Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Ride
Flight in a hot air balloon which is not included in the regular extent of the tour is purchasable if you are interested in. Actually, it should be experienced, since you are already in Cappadocia; and it will give you breathtaking moments for 1 hour, by floating in the sky and viewing the unique landscape. Thus, you can book it online to add it to the Antalya Cappadocia tour.
Uchisar Castle & The Lunch
Uchisar Castle, known as the largest fairy chimney of Goreme, will be the other stop in the Antalya Cappadocia tour. We will enter to the chimney and view the Goreme with a panoramic angle. This amazing experience will be crowned with many photos, and then, it will be followed by eating delicious Turkish meals in the nearby restaurant.
The Cavusin Village
Next, in Cavusin Village, we will explore one of the oldest towns of Cappadocia; also, it is an important place for Christianity with its story. Surely, you will learn about it in details and find the chance for viewing the unique carved-buildings all over the geographical formations.
The Love Valley
After leaving Cavusin Village, we will arrive to the Love Valley. As deserving being the last stop of our second day in Antalya Cappadocia tour, Love Valley allows you to observe different types of chimneys or other rock formations along the whole valley. Here, try to take artistic landscape photographs since it is the best place for it. Then, we will depart from this point to get to our hotel.
The Hotel & Turkish Night/Whirling Dervishes
At the hotel, we will have a dinner which is prepared with tasty foods and then, you can either get some rest or join to the Turkish Night to watch the professional show of the whirling dervishes. This event is not included in the tour, yet, you can book it online and enjoy the traditional and amazing scenes of the night.
In the morning, we will have a nice breakfast and leave the hotel to spend our third day in Antalya Cappadocia tour.
The Third Day of Antalya Cappadocia Tour
Avanos & Kizilirmak River & Three Beauties
After leaving the hotel with our full stomachs, we will reach Avanos Village which is famous for its pottery production. In there, we will visit one of the pottery workshops and learn about the secrets of the pottery art from the masters.
Next, we will stop at Kizilirmak River to observe this natural beauty and to take photos of it. Then, we will get on the bus and get to Three Beauties, the place to see one of the most unique shapes of chimney.
After this interesting and exiting travel in Three Beauties, we will get on the bus again and say goodbye to Cappadocia, the householder of our lovely Antalya Cappadocia excursion.
The End of Cappadocia Tour
On our way to Antalya, we will stop somewhere to have a lunch and then continue to go. The time when you will be at your hotel in Antalya will be around 6 P.M; then, you will be free to get rest or to enjoy other activities in Antalya. Therefore, you will have a lot of time to remember amazing moments of Antalya Cappadocia tour.
If you like the program, you can book it online with the extras or not; and surely, you will love it if you enroll in. For the further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Program of a 2 day Cappadocia Tour
The 1st day
1. Departure from the hotel
2. Breakfast at a cafe (a lunchbox from your hotel)
3. Sanitary stop at a gas station.
4. Lunch at a cafe in Cappadocia
5. The Pigeon Valley
6. Panorama At the foot of the Uchhisar castle
7. Visit to the Göreme open air museum
8. The Love Valley
9. A visit to the Pottery and ceramic center
10. The İmagination Valley or Dervent
11. A visit to the Turkish delight center
12. Arrival and accomodation at a hotel 4****
13. Dinner at the restaurant of the hotel
14. Cappadocia Show at Yashar Baba restaurant
The 2nd day
1. Transfer to the observation deck to watch the hot air ballon parade at sunrise
2. Breakfast at the hotel
3. Check out and departure from the hotel
4. Visit to the onyx and sultanite center
5. Visit to the fashion show at a Leather center
6. Visit to the Saratlı underground city museum
7. Sanitary stop.
8. Lunch at a cafe in Konya.
9. Sanitary stop at a gas station.
10. Arrival at the hotel