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From Istanbul: Cappadocia Highlights 2-Day Tour

Product ID: 81336
Travel to Cappadocia by air and enjoy 2 days of tours. Take in the Göreme Open Air Museum and the fairy chimneys and enjoy a hot-air balloon ride.
About this activity
Duration: 2 days
Starting time 3:45 AM
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up at your central Istanbul hotel and Cappadocia hotel is provided.
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Visit Göreme Open Air Museum and Derinkuyu Underground City
  • Marvel at the iconic fairy chimney formations
  • Enjoy a hike in the scenic Ihlara Valley
Full description
Discover Cappadocia on a 2-day tour from Istanbul that includes round-trip flights and an overnight stay at a boutique hotel.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1
3:45 AM Pick-up at your Istanbul hotel and transfer to the airport
7:10 AM Depart Istanbul Airport for Cappadocia
8:40 AM Arrival at Kayseri or Nevşehir airport and transfer to Cappadocia hotel
9:30 AM Tour of Cappadocia that includes the Uçhisar Castle viewpoint, Göreme Open Air Museum, Cavusin old village, lunch in Avonos, a pottery demonstration in Avanos, Paşabağı fairy chimneys, Devrent Valley, Urgup fairy chimneys and an Urgup carpet factory

Overnight at your boutique hotel in Cappadocia.

Day 2
3:45 AM Pick-up at your Cappadocia hotel for hot-air balloon tour
8:00 AM Return to hotel
9:15 AM Pick-up at your hotel for the tour
9:30 AM Tour begins with a panoramic view of Göreme and visit to Derinkuyu Underground City, constructed as a temporary shelter against invasions and raids. Enjoy a short hike in the Ihlara Valley, followed by a lunch break in Belisirma village. See Selime Monastry from the Yaprakhisar viewpoint before ending with a visit to the Pigeon Valley and an onyx demonstration
8:25 PM Depart Kayseri Airport for Istanbul
9:55 PM Arrival in Istanbul and transfer to your hotel
  • Istanbul to Nevsehir and Kayseri to Istanbul flight tickets
  • 2-day Cappadocia tour (with lunch)
  • Round-trip transfers between your hotel in Istanbul and the airport
  • Transfers between Kayseri and Nevşehir airports and Cappadocia
  • Transportation by comfortable, non-smoking, air-conditioned luxury car/van with professional driver
  • Licensed guide during the tours
  • Accommodation at a boutique-style hotel in Cappadocia (1 night, including breakfast)
  • Pick-up for the hot-air balloon tour
What’s Not Included
  • International flights
  • Drinks with meals (except drinks served at breakfast)
  • Tips for the guide and driver
  • Hot air balloon tours

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Walking shoes and sunglasses are recommended for hiking
• If the hot-air balloon flight is canceled due to weather conditions, a refund of €50 per person will be provided
• Children under 6 years of age are not allowed on the balloon ride
• Please provide your full name and date of birth (dd/mm/yyyy) from your passport
• If the hot air balloons capacity is full there is a refund of 50 euro per person
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 12 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.9 / 5
  • Organization
    4.9 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.2 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Everything was perfectly planned. The timing was perfect too: neither jostling nor losing time. The size of the groups = +/- 15 people was great. The supervision by the managers was very professional and personalized. The visits (Presentation of products) were not too long and not too insistent. Small regret: our hotel was not in the neighborhood troglodype but rather in the center of Göereme

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October 14, 2019


The stoneland tour is a excellent company, they made our experience special and wonderfull, care for each moment . Senil and Mostafa was a very nice guia tours !! Thank you so much for all .... The transfers, hotel, food, customer service, travel organization and all ..... and of course the place is so beautifull ....

December 28, 2017

Perfectly organised, big days and a lot to see so pretty tiring, but would do it again.

June 17, 2019

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