You shouldn’t miss Cappadocia, Pamukkale and Ephesus during your visit in Turkey. In Ephesus, you will explore the ancient ruins which are the best preserved and the oldest legacies in the world. Pamukkale and Cappadocia are both unique natural wonders and incredible historical sites of Turkey.
Breathtaking landscapes, hikes through the canyons, underground cities and amazing ruins, which are only some of the wonders you will witness. They are all works of nature and humans together.
To enroll the tour you will be transferred to Istanbul’s airport for a morning flight to Nevşehir. Upon arrival at the airport, you will be picked up (search for a sign with your name) and then connected to Cappadocia & Pamukkale to join the Tour.
Day 1: Cappadocia
After breakfast, drive through the valleys of Cappadocia and make your first stop at Devrent Valley to see the unique fairytale like chimneys. Proceed to the incredible Zelve Open Air Museum, where three canyons meet in one valley.
After a lunch we will proceed to visit the incredible Goreme Open Air Museum, with its rock carved churches and Christian settlements date back hundreds of years. Visit also the Pigeon Valley, so named after the hundreds of little windows carved into the rocks which are an attractive spot for pigeons to build their nests. End the day in the best way possible: observing the Panoramic View from Uchisar Castle.
Day 2: Cappadocia
The day’s first stop-off is at Red Valley, presenting an opportunity to hike through orchards and vineyards, between fairy chimneys and rock-carved houses. Continue the walk in Rose Valley. Afterwards, visit the old Christian Village of Cavusin.
Following a lunch break visit the Derinkuyu Underground City, Ortahisar Castle and finally Catakaya.
After the tour ends you will be transferred to bus station to take an overnight bus to Pamukkale at about 21:00 (duration 10 hours).
Day 3: Pamukkale
After checking in a having the breakfast at the hotel, your driver will take you to the Pamukkale tour starting point.
Pamukkale is an extraordinary natural wonder. The full of calcium waters rise from the ground at a temperature of 35 C and tumble down the mountain from a height of 100 meters, forming a myriad of pools. Cream-colored stalactites are formed as the water overflows from the pools, creating a breathtaking sight unequalled in the world.
As if this splendid view wasn’t enough, there was also a Roman city built on top of this natural marvel: the City of Hierapolis. You can visit its ruins and see: the basilica, the impressive theatre, Roman Bath and Necropolis.
Day 4: Free day in Pamukkale
Enjoy a free day in Pamukkale where you can relax and enjoy the thermal pools and the peaceful village by yourself.
After the day come to an end, your driver will take you to Denizli’s airport for an evening flight to Istanbul. Upon arrival, at Istanbul’s airport, our staff will await you with a sign with your name and transfer you to your hotel.
Inclusions – Exclusions
- Pick up and Drop off
- All Flight tickets (Istanbul-Kayseri-Denizli-Istanbul)
- Professional English speaking tour guide and driver
- 2 Day Full Guided Cappadocia tour with lunch
- 1 Day Full Guided Pamukkale Tour with lunch
- 1 Night Accommodation in Cappadocia (cave hotel) with breakfast
- 1 Night Accomodaton in Pamukkale with breakfast
- All the airport transfers by a comfortable vehicle
- All of the tax and service charges
- All Entrance Fees
- History / Landscape / Archaeology / Religion /Art
- You can combine this tour with the other destinations such as Pergamon, Antalya, Istanbul, Ephesus…