Tour Code : EN-023

Istanbul & Cappadocia Tour - 5 Days/4 Nights

Arrival in Istanbul and transfer to hotel. After check-in, you will have free time to discover Istanbul by yourself. Overnight in Istanbul hotel.

After breakfast, you will meet your tour guide and start discovering the Byzantine and Ottoman treasures of Istanbul. First, we will visit St. Sofia (Hagia Sofia), which was built by the emperor Justinian in the 6th century AD as a church and was later converted into a mosque after the fall of Constantinople in 1453. We will stroll the historical Hippodrome Square, which was used as a meeting place and for chariot races during the Byzantine period. Here, we will see the Serpent Column brought from Delphi and the Egyptian Obelisk. Next, we will visit the Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultanahmet Mosque, with its blue Iznik tiles and unique six minarets. Afterward, we will visit the Topkapı Palace which was the residence of the Ottoman sultans, to see its fabulous treasure chambers. We’ll continue with the Grand Bazaar known as the biggest “souk” in the world. 
End of the tour drop to hotel overnight in Istanbul (Breakfast - Lunch)

Early flight from Istanbul Airport to Kayseri or Nevşehir airport. Transfer to hotel and early check-in. After breakfast, we’ll start our Cappadocia tour.   
Cappadocia is one of the most extraordinary places in the world with its fantastic fairy chimneys. It is also famous for its arts and crafts such as ceramics and hand-woven carpets.
First, we will visit the Uçhisar Castle, which consists of volcanic rocks, and is the highest point of Cappadocia. From here, we will watch the fairy chimneys, valleys, and the wonderful view of the region. Next, we will visit the Pigeon Valley, and have a sightseeing tour of Göreme Village which has very interesting cave houses and an authentic atmosphere. Then, we’ll visit the Love Valley an extraordinary place for walking and photographing.  Afterward, we’ll have lunch in Avanos. After lunch, we’ll visit a pottery workshop to see how potteries are made by hand.
Next, we’ll visit Paşabağı Valley (Monks Valley) and Devrent Valley, famous for its rock formations resembling different animal figures. Most of these formations have distinctive shapes such as large camels, seals, and dolphins. Afterward, we will visit a typical carpet workshop to learn this traditional Turkish art and its origins from the silk route.
We’ll complete our tour by watching a wonderful Whirling Dervishes Show accompanied by authentic Mevlevi music.
Overnight stay in Cappadocia. (Breakfast -  Dinner)

Optional Events  in Cappadocia    
Hot Air Balloon Tour: Per Person 150 - 350 USD
* Prices are not fixed, they may vary according to the season. (4:30 am to 9:00 am.)
Turkish Night Per Person 65 USD  
* Upon your request, we can make reservations in the evening for an amazing Turkish Night in a great music hall in a cave with traditional dance shows.
Whirling Dervishes Show :Per Person  30 USD

Optional Balloon Tour (Extra):  If you want to have an extraordinary experience and enjoy the views of Cappadocia from the air, you should take advantage of our special rates. Hot Air Balloon Tours take place between 04.30 – 09.00 a.m. depending on the weather conditions.
The first stop of our tour today is Mustafapaşa Village, an old Greek town that was home to Orthodox Christians. Here, you will see madrasahs, churches, Greek mansions, and many other buildings dating back centuries. Next, we will visit Kaymaklı Underground City which is believed to be the oldest underground city of Cappadocia. It is estimated that people have been living inside the houses built in the rocks here since the Paleolithic Period. However, we know that they were mostly used for protection against Roman, Persian, and Arab attacks throughout history. They were also used as storehouses. You will be amazed to see how people lived in these underground cities with endless narrow tunnels and stairs.
We’ll complete our tour by watching a wonderful Whirling Dervishes Show accompanied by authentic Mevlevi music.
Overnight  in Cappadocia. (Breakfast – Lunch   Dinner)

Private transfer to Kayseri or Nevsehir Airport and, flight to Istanbul.  For your international flight in Istanbul Airport. Hope to see you on another tour. (Breakfast) 

Customized Tours
We can create a tour program on your request and offer an itinerary that suits your personal, educational, cultural, and budgetary requirements. Please contact us with your requests.

Topkapı Palace is closed on Tuesdays
Grand Bazaar is closed on Sundays
- The above sites can be replaced with other sites on the days they are closed

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Price includes

Transfers - Airport – Istanbul Hotel - Istanbul Airport – 2 ways

Transfers - Kayseri Airport – Cappadocia Hotel – Kayseri Airport - 2 ways

4-night accommodation Daily breakfast  (2 Istanbul – 2 Cappadocia)

3 Lunch - 2 dinner

Tours as per itinerary

Whirling Dervishes Show include Cappadocia tour ( Summer season )

Entrance fees as per the itinerary

Experienced and professional tour guide

Nonsmoking vehicle with air conditioner and experienced driver

 VAT and city taxes

Price Excludes

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Personal expenses

Beverages at lunch and dinners

Travel Insurance (highly recommended)

Optional tours

Tips for the guide and the driver &nbsp;


Cancellation Policy
- For cancellations made 30 days before the tour, 100% refund. ( Except for the % 15 Service Charge, Flight ticket, mandatory expenses, and Bank Commission,)
- For cancellations made 29 - 15 days before the tour, 50% refund. (Except for the Bank Commission, and mandatory expenses )
- For cancellations made 14 – 11 days before the tour, 30% refund.
- No refunds will be made on reservations made 10 days before the tour. %100 Penalty is applied.

- Travel health insurance is mandatory.
- Sample hotels are confirmed on the date of booking in case of availability. Otherwise,
  similar hotels are booked.  
- In the event of bad weather, time scarcity, traffic jams, and similar situations, the Guide may make changes to the tour program. 
- The locations given in the itinerary can be changed with other places if they are closed.  
- During the tours, you will be walking approximately 2 km every day on uneven and
   cobblestone surfaces, inclines, and steps. 
- You must wear comfortable clothing, flat walking shoes, a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen. in summer months and raincoats, warm clothes, winter walking shoes, umbrella, etc. in winter.  
- The order of the sites visited may change to avoid crowds.  
- You will need your passport at check-in for all domestic flights.
- Domestic flights are economy class. Luggage limit 15 Kg.

Standard Package Hotels

Istanbul (3)          - EURO STARS OLD TOWN   4*
Cappadocia (1)   - BURCU KAYA Hotel 4*

Gold Package Hotels
Istanbul (3)         -  RADISSON BLU HARBIYE 
Cappadocia (1)   - PERISSIA HOTEL 5*

Note: Sample hotels are confirmed on the date of booking in case of availability. Otherwise, reservations are made in similar hotels.

Topkapı Palace
Saint Sophia Church
Blue Mosque
Grand Bazaar
Hipodrom Square
La Columna de la Serpiente
Obelisco Egipcio
Uçhisar Castle
Devrent Valley
Paşabagi Valley
Love Valley
Whirling Dervishes show
Kaymakli Underground City
Mustafa Pasa Village
Cappadocia Balloon Tour

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Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul

Cappadocia tour from Istanbul, Cappadocia Tour from Ankara, and Cappadocia tour from Antalya can be done all year round.
The highlights of the Cappadocia guided tour are Göreme Open Air Museum, Pasabagi Valley Devrent Valley, Avanos Fantastic Fairy Chimneys, and Göreme Open Air Museum.
Churches carved into the rocks, fairy chimneys that stretch your imagination, and karst caves adorn the landscapes of Cappadocia and offer great photo opportunities. Admire the fairy chimneys in the Monk Valley and Love Valley. One of the indispensable places to visit for Cappadocia Turkey visitors is the UNESCO-listed Göreme Open Air Museum. Visit the pottery town of Avanos and maybe even get on the potter's wheel yourself and have an experience.

  • Tour Code : EN-023
  • Duration : 5 Days
  • Start : Istanbul - Turkey
  • End : Istanbul - Turkey
  • Tour Season : All Year round
  • Transfer : Vehicle and Airplane
  • Distance : 480 Km
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