The popular Cappadocia tour in one-day ‘Green Tour’ will take you to historical sights found in the southern region of Cappadocia, including Derinkuyu Underground CIty, Ihlara Valley, Selime Monastery and more!
Pickup from your hotel around 09.30am from Cappadocia hotels
First stop is Göreme Panorama viewpoint where you will be astounded by one of the best views in the Cappadocia. The guide will explain just how this amazing landscape came into existence in Cappadocia.
Derinkuyu Underground City is the biggest and deepest underground settlement in Cappadocia, dating back to 7th-8th centuries. Walk down 8 levels which are each interconnected by narrow tunnels and stone-carved stairways. See the winery, church, kitchens, food storage areas and animal stalls while your guide gives you an insight into their daily life.
Selime Cathedral is the biggest rock-carved monastery in the region and was once home to Hittite, Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman civilizations.
Enjoy a Turkish kebab-stylelunch at a riverside restaurant in Ihlara Valley.
After lunch, take an easy 4km walk (approx. 1 hour) along the river through the deep Ihlara Valley canyon, scattered with cave churches carved by early Christian monks.
A final stop at a stunning viewpoint in Uçhisar overlooking the infamous Pigeon Valley and see the pigeon houses carved from the stone by ancient inhabitants.
Return to your hotel approx 17.30-18.00pm.
Group tours are limited to a maximum of 15 persons
Pick-up and drop-off at hotel
Transportation in comfortable, modern minivan
Professional English-speaking guide
All entrance tickets
Lunch (excluding drinks)
Time: 09.30am to 17.30pm
0-3 years old free, when they don’t require their own seat.
3-8 years old discounted. We provide their own seat.
Cancellations made more than 48 hours from the start of the tour will not be charged.
Cancellations made between 24-48 hours from the start of the tour will be charged 50% of the amount due.
No shows, and cancellations made within 24 hours of the start of the start time will be charged 100% of the amount due.