Private Cappadocia Green Tour Itinerary
The sightseeing tour, called Private Cappadocia Green Tour, covers places such as famous places, valleys, open-air museums, underground cities, Ihlara Valley in the southwest part of Cappadocia in general. The tours are carried out with a private driver and professional guide for you, accompanied by Elite Turkey Tours.
The Green Tour, one of the popular sightseeing tours of Cappadocia, usually starts at 09:30 am. You are taken from your hotel by private vehicles, and you can visit the famous places in the north of Cappadocia within an 8-9 hour program with a professional tour guide. You will be dropped off at your hotel at the end of the tour.
- Kaymakli Underground City
- Nar Lake
- Ihlara Valley, Belisirma Village and Selime Monastery
- Sarihan Caravanserai
Cappadocia Green Tour Places To Visit
The Private Cappadocia Green Tour route covers the following popular places and activities in general. In some tours, these routes may change, but you will have gone to the best places in Cappadocia you can visit at the end of the day.
*Estimated Time: 6 to 8 hours.
*Approximate Departure Time: 09.30 am – 10.00 am
BEFORE THE TOUR
• Be sure that you are wearing either walking shoes or sneakers.
• Wear comfortable clothes, like shorts and shirts. Please do not wear a skirt or anything that could cause any injuries during the hike.
• Depending on the season, please use sunblock.
• Depending on the season, please take a light jacket or raincoat with you.
• When you start the tour, please inform your guide about your diet. (Allergies, Vegan, Vegetarian, etc.)
1. Kaymakli Underground City
It is approximately 25 km from Goreme. The history of Kaymakli Underground City, located in the district of Kaymaklı, goes back to BC. It dates back to 3000 BC, during the Hittite period. Afterward, it was expanded during the Roman and Byzantine periods and was used to hide the people. Kaymaklı Underground City, built with eight levels underground and carved into soft tuff rocks, is connected by air corridors and narrow tunnels. Currently, four floors are open to visitors.
2. Nar Lake (Photo Break)
At this point, a short photo break is given. Known for its natural beauties, Nar Lake is waiting for you with its natural beauties for photoshoots.
3. Ihlara Valley, Belisirma Village and Selime Monastery
Ihlara Valley is about 100 meters deep and 10 km. Long, extremely impressive, and beautiful canyon. It was formed by volcanic activities, erupting lava, and thousands of years of erosion by the Melendiz River in the nearby Hasan Mountain.
You will see many monasteries, churches, settlements, and fairy chimneys formed by natural means and carved into the rocks by human hands in this region, where you will encounter many traces of life here during the period.
Approximately 3.5 km along the Ihlara Valley. After walking for a long time, you come to Belisirma, an old Anatolian village. There is a nice restaurant with seating on the river. Usually, visitors stop here and enjoy pancakes, etc. They taste the food.
4. Sarihan Caravanserai
In Avanos, which is home to a great history, Sarihan Caravanserai, built-in 1249 from the Seljuk period caravanserai, is a frequent destination. In addition, the Canakci Monument, the Dereyamanlı Church, and the Alaaddin Mosque are among the other historical monuments you can visit and see in Avanos.
Select Package Options
Private A/C luxurious minivan on tour
Private English speaking guiding
Drinks at lunch
Admission fees to the sites and museums