2 Days Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul – 2018

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2-Day Cappadocia Tour From Istanbul with Hot Air Balloon Flight

Starting From: 350 EUR
Route: Cappadocia
Date: Every day of the year
Duration: 2-day 1-night
Starting point: All Istanbul Hotels

Cappadocia 2-day 1-night tour with overnight in Cave Suites Hotel and round trip flight package departs from your Istanbul Hotel . Along with a professional tour guide, you will visit historic sites in Cappadocia such as Ihlara Valley, Esentepe, Great Pigeon Valley, Avanos, Derinkuyu Underground City, Dervent Valley, Pasbag, the Goreme Open-Air Museum and Uchisar Rock Castle. Also including transportation and museums fees. And optional: Cappadocia pre-sunrise hot air balloon tour.

What You Can Expect

Day 1:  “Istanbul hotel – IST airport transfer, Cappadocia airport transfer and Red Tour”
5.30 am Pickup from your Istanbul hotel and transfer to Istanbul airport. You will receive your Flight Tickets (round-trip) after reservation.   
You will be met at the Cappadocia airport with your name written on a paper for your transfer. 

Red tour:

Start the day visiting Devrent Valley, also known as “Imagination Valley”, this is the most surreal-looking landscape. Your next stop will be Pashabagi also called the Monks Valley because Christian hermits chose to locate hermit cells and churches in these three-headed pinnacles symbolic of the Holy Trinity, it is possible to see all the stages in the formation of fairy chimneys at this spot.

Proceed to Avanos (Venessa) the pottery centre of Cappadocia, this village is set on the banks of the Kizilirmak/Red River. The river gets its name from the red clay it deposits. You can watch the potters at work using kick wheels, the technique which has remained unchanged for generations.

You will have lunch in a local restaurant before continuing to Goreme Open Air Museum. The world’s most important Byzantine cave churches are found in these once remote valleys where monks and nuns pursued monastic life from the 3rd century on. Here you can see the best preserved Byzantine cave wall paintings and frescos from the Iconoclastic period through to the end of Seljuk rule. Icons with scenes from the Old Testament and the New Testament above portraits of Church Fathers and saints depict the structure of the Byzantine universe.

Panoramic view point Esentepe. With a spectacular view over Goreme, see the complete view of Goreme valley and Goreme village: fairy chimneys, rock formations and cave houses. End your day with Uchisar Castle. This tall rock, the highest point of the Goreme region.

After the tour, Transfer to your hotel and overnight stay in Cave Suites Hotel.  (16.30 pm)

Day 2: “Pre-sunrise balloon flight, Green tour and Return Cappadocia airport transfer”
You are picked up from your hotel one hour before the sunrise (around 06:30 during winter and 04:30 during summer) in our VIP vehicles and taken to the take off area. While we complete the final preparations for your flight, you are served breakfast. Your pilot will show you all the unique beauties of Cappadocia from Red Valley to Goreme. While witnessing an amazing sunrise up in the air, you will get to see the perfect panoramic views of Urgup, Goreme, Ortahisar,Uchisar, Avanos and Nevsehir.

After this approx. 70 min. Deluxe Flight, our professional pilot is landing with the help of the ground team.

And finally, after the landing a celebration with refreshing drinks (non-alcoholic) is waiting for you. On the spot where we land we deliver your flight certificate specially made for your name and we celebrate our sucessfull flight.

Then we take you back to your hotel. (8.00 am)

Then, 9.45 am Pick up at your hotel for Green tour. Start the tour with a spectacular view over Goreme from Esentepe. See the panaromic view of Goreme valley and village with its fairy chimneys, rock formations and cave houses.Journey to Derinkuyu Underground City, one of the best preserved and deepest underground cities in Cappadocia.

Discover the unique rooms found in an underground city such as stables, cellars, storage rooms, refectories, churches and wineries.Visit the second floor that housed the missionary school and study rooms Travel to the Ihlara Valley.

Look at over one hundred rock carved churches and houses that line the gorge. Walk along the river in the valley. Explore the hidden churches. Relax by the river at Belisirma Village where lunch is served.Following lunch continue on to the Selime Monastery. Visit this 13th century monastery carved out of the rock by Christian monks.

Stop at Yaprakhisar Panorama for a great photo opporturnity of Selime Monastery featured in the ‘Star Wars’ films.

18.00 pm. This evening you will be transferred to the Cappadocia airport for your return flight to Istanbul.

  • Flight Tickets Round-Trip (Istanbul to Cappadocia, Cappadocia to Istanbul)
  • Istanbul Hotel – Istanbul airport transfer – One way
  • Cappadocia airport – Cappadocia hotel transfers – Round Trip 
  • All Cappadocia hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Breakfast (1 Day – Open Buffet)
  • Lunch (2 Day – Open Buffet)
  • Overnight accommodation (Cave Suites Hotel) 
  • Pre-sunrise hot-air balloon deluxe flight
  • Small-group Red Cappadocia tour (Full-Day)
  • Small-group Green Cappadocia tour (Full-Day)
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Entrance fees
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • We will send the official reservation confirmation document (Voucher)


  • Dinner


1 person : 350 EUR 

2 person : 650 EUR 

Deposit: %10

You can make the payment (%90) on the tour date in cash or credit card.

Whatsapp: +905368175020

Mail: info@enkatravel.com

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11 thoughts on “2 Days Cappadocia Tour from Istanbul – 2018

  1. Angela
    December 24, 2016

    Excellent tour. Great hotel. Excellent guides.

  2. Adrienne
    December 24, 2016

    Service was excellent, owner took care of all the details, transportation, cave hotel, tours were all great.

  3. Janet
    December 24, 2016

    Very good tour I really enjoyed the 2 days passed very quickly, the guide was super.

  4. Radmila
    December 24, 2016

    The tour guide was good and knowledgeable.. we surely enjoyed every moment of the tour and would recommend it was best way to see Cappadocia.

  5. Stephen
    December 24, 2016

    Great tour would recommend loved Cappadocia want to go back.

  6. Susan
    December 24, 2016

    I recommend this tour to everyone who would like to visit the Cappadocia. Perfectly planned and organised. Great cave hotel.

  7. Natandesther
    December 24, 2016

    Beyond our expectations. Our tour guide, Deniz, was extremely knowledgeable and sweet! Once in a lifetime experience.

  8. Alexandra
    December 28, 2016

    Awesome tour!!! Great introduction to Cappadocia. We really enjoyed the ancient Cappadocia history and ruins. The guide did a great job narrating the sights around us.

  9. Devi Herfita
    January 2, 2017

    I really satisfied with ur tours.. everythings going well, really like ur service
    Thank you for having us

  10. Ann
    January 4, 2017

    The tour was enjoyable and informative, our guides were prompt in picking us up friendly and helpful. The hotel was very comfortable. I highly recommend this tour.

  11. Cate F
    March 1, 2018

    Amazing! This was the highlight of our trip to Cappadocia. Great itinerary, cave hotel were very comfiortable, buffet breakfast and buffet lunch were excellent. Deniz, our tour guide was entertaining and insightful with his history knowledge of Cappadocia. Fully recommend.

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