Best of Istanbul & Cappadocia Tour
Day 1: Departure from USA
An overnight flight to Istanbul, Turkey!
Day 2: Arrive in Istanbul
Arrive in Istanbul with private transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure!!
Day 3: Full Day Istanbul Tour (B)
Today, enjoy a full-day Istanbul tour with your private tour guide. You will visit the Topkapi Palace, Sultanahmet Square Hagia Sophia Museum, Blue Mosque, ancient Hippodrome, the Egyptian Obelisk, Serpentine Column and Fountain of Wilhelm II and the Grand Bazaar. Overnight in Istanbul.
Day 4: Istanbul / Cappadocia (B)
Pick up from hotel and transfer to Istanbul Airport for morning flight to Cappadocia. Arrive in Nevsehir Airport, meet your guide and transfer to your hotel. Afternoon begin your tour in Cappadocia. First meeting is with Three Sisters Fairy Chimneys in Urgup which are famous as they appear on all Cappadocia advertisements. Then we head on to Pigeons Valley; later we’ll descend into the center of the earth in the Kaymakli Underground City one of the largest and the deepest of 200 others in Cappadocia. After the tour program transfer to your hotel. Overnight in a cave hotel.
Day 5: Cappadocia (B)
After breakfast take our second day private Cappadocia tour. Drive to Devrent Valley, take a walk through this lunar landscape where different rock formations can be seen. After seeing the best examples of the fairy chimneys at Pasabag Fairy Chimneys Valley, we drive further to Avanos Town, which is famous with tile and pottery workshops. After lunch our next stop is Goreme Open Air Museum where you will enjoy the fantastic rock churches and beautiful frescos from various centuries decorating the walls of the churches. Then we drive to the Uchisar Rock Castle, which is the highest and the most dominant point, giving us a breathtaking panorama. We end the day visiting Esentepe Windy Hill for panoramic view and taking photos. Overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 6: Cappadocia / Istanbul (B)
Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Istanbul. Rest of the day is free at your leisure!!
Day 7: Departure from Istanbul (B)
We will transfer you to Istanbul Airport for your flight back home.