Spend two incredible days exploring Cappadocia's magical and otherwordly geology and culture, including Fairy Chimneys, underground cities, and ancient Early Christian monasteries in an easy trip from Istanbul.
What to Expect
Cappadocia is a wonderland. Filled with its so-called Fairy Chimneys, tall columns of sandstone, and panoramic vistas, this is a landscape that cries out to be explored. We take you into the heart of this magical region for two glorious days in a trip from Istanbul.
First, explore the astonishing geology in a tour of Devrent and Paşabağ valleys, where you will see the fairy chimneys up close and get an in-depth look at the ancient craft of pottery production. This region has been a center of ceramic production for thousands of years. Then, visit the underground city of Göreme, an early center of Christianity, and see Uçhisar Castle.
Explore the Red Valley of Kızılçukur and see the incredible houses, churches, and streets cut into the Earth's living stone. These easily-hidden shelters were used by Early Christians to hide from Roman persecution. Then see the alien rock formations of Çatalkaya.
Day 1: Fairy Chimneys, Devrent Vally, Paşabağ Valley, Göreme, Uçhisar Castle
Day 2: Kızılçukur, Çatalkaya
- Round trip plane tickets
- Round trip transfers from/to central hotels
- A/C transportation
- Professional English guide
- Entrance fees
- Parking fees
Know Before You Go
Advance reservation required (2 days).
Accommodation is provided in single, double or triple rooms depending on your group size.
Please note: When verifying your booking, your local supplier will advise you on alternative meeting points for hotels which are not accessible