Gems of Cappadocia Private Tour
Within the borders of Cappadocia you can discover the examples of perfection, walk in valleys, dive to underground cities and stay in cave houses.
Instead of joining a group tour, you can have your own guide who can accompany you through the day so you can customize the program and visit only the sites you want to.
Explore the Cappadocia with the accompany of your local tour guide who is experienced in the region and licended by Ministry of Tourism. Hiring a private tour guide who is well known in the region will give you flexibility and an opportunity of seeing more than a regular group tour program, suggested itinerary is;
Goreme Panaroma; climb to the highest point of Goreme village where you can watch the perfect view of Cappadocia, here your guide will inform you regarding the formation of region and the valleys. From this point you can see the Mt. Erciyes one of the volcanic mountains which shaped the nature of Cappadocia.
Goreme Open Air Musuem; a group of dedicatedf priests founded many churches inside caves and fairychimneys to reside and explain their religion to the locals. Now all these churches are gathered under name of Goreme Open Air Musuem and it’s in UNESCO World Heritage List. Some of the churches you will visit in the museum are; Carikli Church (Sandals Church), Tokali Church (Buckle Church), Apple Church (Elmali Church), Saint Barbara Chapel, Nunnery and Monastery, Saint Basil Chapel, Snake Church (Saint Onuphrius Church), Dark Church
Kaymakli Underground City; the safehouse of ancient people which is built under the soft ground of Cappadocia region. They protected themselves from attacks of enemies for long time periods as they have all necessary needs for their family. Now Kaymakli is in the list of UNESCO World Heritage since 1985.
Pasabag; previously known as Monks Valley and house of multi-headed fairy chmineys. Some of the chimneys were carved and converted into chapels where people can live and make use of. unique shapes of chimneys in this Valley is home of the most various shapes of Cappadocia reion. Mushroom shaped fairychimneys are another beautiful part of this valley.
Devrent Valley; named as Imagination Valley as you can imagine the natural shapes of Cappadocia which look like camel, seal, dolphine and snakes. The Valley doesn’t include man made shapes or churches but consists of nature made shapes off rock where you can enjoy the pink colour of valley.
Pigeon Valley; nests of pigeons which are vital for the decoration of dwellings of local, this valley is full of pigeon houses. A picturesque scene of this amazing valley will mesmerize you with it’s astonishing nature.
Avanos; Kizilirmak ‘Red River’ is the source of life in the area with it’s fertile land. The primary tribes of Hittite community started making potteries and within time people invented the kick-wheel method of pottery making, so here you can watch a demo which is a part of local art.
After completing the sites of visit your guide will accompany you back to your hotel. We wish you a good evening in your cave hotel where you can have an exceptional experience.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately"
"A maximum of 12 people per booking"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Different languages available please advise your preference"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Duration: 7 Hours
Your tour guide will meet you at your hotel for departure
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.