1. Turkey
  2. Cappadocia
  3. Avanos
  4. Uchisar Castle

Cappadocia: Göreme Museum and Fairy Chimney Tour

Product ID: 203170
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Discover Cappadocia, the semi-arid region in central Turkey known for its distinctive fairy chimneys. Explore the tall, cone-shaped rock formations clustered in Monks Valley, Göreme and elsewhere.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Russian

Pick-up service

Hotel pick up from your hotel lobby
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the Goreme Open Air Museum and Uchisar Castle
  • Enjoy stunning natural rock formations and beautiful architecture
  • Marvel at the incredible views over Cappadocia
Full description
Cappadocia is a geological oddity of honeycombed hills and towering boulders of otherworldly beauty. The fantastical topography is matched by the human history here. People used the region's soft stone to seek shelter underground, leaving the countryside scattered with fascinating man-made caves.

Discover the churches of Göreme Open Air Museum, carved into the rock and covered with frescoes. Explore the subterranean refuges of Derinkuyu and Kaymakli, the most famous sights in the region.

After hotel pickup, your first stop is at Devrent. Continue to Pasabag, then wander through the vineyards of Fairy Chimneys village. Have lunch at a local restaurant in Avanos, a center for terracotta art. In the afternoon, visit the world-famous Open Air Museum of Göreme to witness the Christian and Byzantine cave churches. End your day by climbing up to Uchisar Fortress, the highest point in Cappadocia. 
Includes
  • English-speaking guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional driver
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Entrance fees to museums and sites
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Know before you go
• It is recommended you bring a camera and a sun hat
• Please were comfortable walking shoes