Highlights of Cappadocia in One Day - Guided Private Sightseeing Tour

Duration: 7 to 8 hours
Destination: Turkey, Cappadocia, Goreme
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Goreme
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Have a full day in Cappadocia and want to visit all the highlights?
Explore highlights of Cappadocia with your professional licensed tour guide in a day.
Feel like a local, eat like a local, wandering like a local and shopping like a local. You will have chance to taste local made Turkish foods in a boutique way.

HIGHLIGHTS
*Goreme Open Air Museum
*Kaymakli Underground City
*Uchisar Castle Panorama
*Pasabag Fairy Chimneys
*Devrent Valley
*Pigeon Valley
*Ortahisar Castle

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Uchisar Castle, Uchisar Turkey

First stop is the fantastic view point of Uchisar Castle where you will receive information about the rich history of Cappadocia and the unique rock formations.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Kaymakli Underground City, Derinkuyu Turkey

Underground cities are the trademark of Cappadocia. It is known that there are more than 100 underground cities in the region. These architectural marvels were built from the time of the Hittites to shelter, hide and sustain life. It is known that the first Christians used these underground cities for a long time to hide from the Arab invasion. Kaymakli underground city is the biggest and the most visited underground city. Get ready to feel yourself in the stone age.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pigeon Valley, Uchisar KasabasI Nevşehir Kapadokya, Goreme 50240 Turkey

Pigeon has been the most important animal after horse for Cappadocia. It is one of the iconic visiting areas of Cappadocia. The people living in nature have used pigeons as fertilizer in agriculture and pigeon eggs while decorating their churches. The most effective way of permanent fresco was to use pigeon eggs, and this discovery changed both their lives and the pigeons' lives. They built large rock-carved pigeon houses, fed them and had a common life. Although there are no fresco artists today, this common life continues.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Avanos, Avanos, Cappadocia

Avanos is one of the oldest settlements of Cappadocia. The pottery art, which is known to have started at the time of the Hittites, still continues and there are many workshops.
This visit includes lunch and a short tour along the Kızılırmak.(Red River)

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Fairy Chimneys, Goreme Turkey

Cappadocia is famous for its unique landforms. Pasabag is the most obvious place to visit where these landforms are best seen and the common life of humankind and nature.Pasabag, where is also commonly known as Monks Valley. You will have chance to see the famous mushroom-shaped fairy chimneys as well as St. Simeon’s monk cell carved into the rock.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Devrent Valley, Devrent Mevkii No:1 Urgup Yolu, 50500 Turkey

Devrent Valley is well known as imagination valley where you can take fantastic pictures with animal-shaped rock formations.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Goreme Open-Air Museum, Merkez, Muze Cd., Goreme 50180 Turkey

Goreme Open Museum is known to be one of the first monasteries in the history of Christianity. This rock-cut settlement, where education was given to spread Christianity, has been on the UNESCO World History list since 1985 with its frescoed churches and rock living areas.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Love Valley, Goreme 50180 Turkey

Love Valley is one of the most well-known and photographed areas of Cappadocia. It attracts attention with its earth shapes and is almost like a natural photography studio.

Duration: 20 minutes

Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Private Transportation with A/C minivan
  • Professional Licensed Tour Guide
  • Skip the line museum entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Kaymakli Underground City
  • Entry/Admission - Fairy Chimneys
  • Entry/Admission - Goreme Open-Air Museum

Exclusions
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Dinner
  • Personal expenses
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • The itinerary of this tour can be personalized under certain conditions. (7 hours/day, 120 kms/day, 30 km radius from Goreme town)
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick you up and drop off from/to any hotel in Cappadocia. Airport pickup and drop-off can be arranged for an additional fee.

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

7 to 8 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 3 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

Vivian_C

06 May, 2022

Mustafa was such an informative and passionate guide, which made the full day so enjoyable. He really tailored the trip so we could get the most out of Cappadocia while being able to travel at a pace we wanted. They even celebrated my partner's birthday with a sweet birthday cake!

nrmehmet

05 May, 2022

We did the full day sightseeing tour with Bella Turca on 1st May 2022. There were 4 of us (2 adults and 2 children). We were picked up from our hotel in a luxury vehicle at 9.30am and the tour ended around 6.00pm. The tour is a fantastic way to see all the main sights in a single day. Our guide, Mithat, was born and grew up in Cappadocia and was so interesting and knowledgeable. As well as giving us detailed information on the history of the area and the geology of the rock formations, being a local, he was able to give us so much more of an insight into the local way of life. My husband is Turkish Cypriot. I am British, but speak fluent Turkish. Our children speak both languages, but English is their mother tongue. Mithat explained everything in Turkish and also in English for the children when they were struggling to understand. Mithat recommended an excellent restaurant for lunch and we also stopped at a pottery factory where the children had the chance to make vases using the pottery wheel. It was a great day out with lots of enjoyable moments for the whole family.

C6909AMrebeccas

18 Apr, 2022

This tour was perfect if you have limited time in Cappadocia. Saygu, our guide was extremely knowledgeable and tailored the your to what we wanted. Would recommend.

TitainTurkey

30 Dec, 2021

This is my second time with Bellaturca because I enjoyed the first time with them so much. When my friends visited me Turkey, I knew that we would be in safe and reliable hands with Bellaturca. I learned more new things and got to visit newer places this second time. There are so many underground cities in Cappadocia. Our guide, Mustafa Bey, was very knowledgeable and took us to all the best spots for photos. He explained the history of the city very well. Our driver, Hassan Bey, was very professional and we had a smooth ride with him from Ankara to Cappadocia and back. Loved the fact that the van had a steady supply of water for us. Definitely going on tour again with them when friends and family ask to visit Cappadocia.

garcesdiane

15 Nov, 2021

Phenomenal tour covering all of the highlights. Our guide Mustafa was exceptional and tailored the tour to meet our expectations. He was very knowledgeable. A highlight of our trip to Turkey. Highly recommend!

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