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  1. Turkey
  2. Cappadocia
  3. Göreme
  4. Derinkuyu Underground City

Cappadocia: Small-Group Oasis of Cappadocia Tour

Product ID: 261177
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Go on a guided day tour to some of the top Cappadocia highlights. Descend into the underground city of Derinkuyu, eat lunch at a local restaurant, visit the area that served as a Star Wars set, and look out over Pigeon Valley.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pick-up included

Pickup from your hotel
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit top Cappadocia highlights all in one day
  • Enjoy the intimacy of a small-group tour
  • Hike through the area's stunning natural surroundings and take home breathtaking photos
Full description
Get picked up from your accommodation by your knowledgeable guide and head out on a small-group tour through Cappadocia. Start with a stop at Goreme Panorama, a scenic viewpoint that presents you with the expansive vista formed by the city below and the stunning rocky hills that back it. Then drive to Derinkuyu Underground City to learn firsthand how early Christians protected and defended themselves from persecutions and invasions for centuries. Hike through Turkey's largest canyon, which features over 2,670 different plants that thrive in the valley's micro climate.

Afterwards, make the 1.5-hour drive to Nar Lake. Stop to take some photos before getting briefly back on the road to reach Ihlara Canyon for a 3.8 km hike along the river and through the area's beautiful nature. After the hike, satisfy your appetite with lunch at a local restaurant in Belisırma.

Following lunch, head to Yaprakhisar Panorama (known for serving as a Star Wars movie set) to view the characteristic fairy chimneys from an incredible vantage point. Then visit Selime Monastery, the biggest religious building in Cappadocia with a cathedral-size church. Before returning you to your hotel, your guide will stop at Pigeon Valley, the best photo spot in all of Cappadocia.
Includes
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation
  • Lunch
  • Guided tour in English, Spanish
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks during lunch

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please send supplier the name of your hotel for pickup in advance of the tour