Cappadocia: Royal Balloon Flight and Private Cappadocia Tour
- Private group
- Pickup available
- Duration: 8 hours
Your guide and driver will meet you in your hotel lobby before the beginning of your day’s adventures in Cappadocia. Your experience will begin with a scenic hot-air=balloon ride over the unique landscape, which will provide the perfect start to your day. From there you will drive for 1 hour to Soganli Village, where you can see one of the greatest examples of monastic life that has been hidden and protected over time. Following that, drive to the Sobesos Excavation site of a Roman City, which possesses one-of-a-kind floral mosaics that have only recently been discovered. Upon arrival at the Keslik Monastery, you will have the opportunity to understand how people survived and practiced their religion on this small site. This will also give you an idea of their not-so-well-known social life. You will then drive to Sinassos where you will see an Old Greek Village, which was re-inhabited ...
Get an insider's view of Cappadocia's lesser-known sights like Hallac Hospital Monastery, Mustafapasa, Mazi Underground City, Gumusler Monastery, and Nigde. Take your trip beyond Goreme and Urgup and explore these overlooked beauties of the region with a guide. Meet your guide and driver at your hotel reception to begin the tour. Settle in on your comfortable ride and get to your first stop, the Hallac Hospital Monastery. Learn about the history of this place and its use as a mental hospital by early Christians. Head to your next stop, Mustafapasa, the former Greek Village Sinasos with spectacular architecture. Take a leisurely walk around the village, learning about the wealthy merchants and locals who once thrived in this town. Visit the fantastic monasteries of this region. Next up, explore the Mazi Underground City, used by early Christians as a shelter to hide from enemies. Take ...
Your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel to begin your adventure in Cappadocia. Take a scenic hot air balloon ride over the unique landscape for the perfect start to your day. Afterwards, relax on the 1-hour drive to Soganli Village, where you’ll see one of the greatest examples of monastic life. Following that, drive to the Sobesos excavation site to see the incredible floral mosaics of this ancient Roman City. Continue to the Keslik Monastery, to learn about how monks survived and practiced their religion at this small site. This will also give you an idea of the lesser-known aspects of monastic social life. Head to Sinassos to see an old Greek village, before stopping for lunch at a local restaurant. After refuelling, start a 2-hour hike through the stunning Red Valley to discover the unusual rock formations there. At the end of the hike you’ll be dropped off back at your h...
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