We will pick you up from your hotel at 09:30 – 09:45 am
You will meet with your tour guide and other members of the tour then start to tour by visiting Derinkuyu Underground City to explore the huge refugee settlement carved by early Christians, where they could hide from persecutors. It is the largest one in the area with its 7 levels and 65 meters depth. The air-condition chimneys and defence systems used in these caves will surprise you during your visit. After visiting Derinkuyu Underground City continue to the beautiful Ihlara Valley, which was formed after the volcanic erosions and eroded by rain. This canyon was settled by Christians for 500 years between 5th and 10th century. We will have a lunch in locla restaurant. Also explore the famous rock–cut churches and hike 4 km through the valley. On the way back visit the monasteries in Selime Village, Yaprakhisar and Agzikarahan Caravanserai which is one of the caravanseraies that were built by Selcuk Turk’s in 13th century on the silk road.
After the tour, we will transfer you back to your hotel around 17:00 – 17:30 pm. Tour ends.
• Hotel pick up and drop off
• Full Day Cappadocia Red Tour
• Professional English speaking Official Tour Guide throughout tour
• Entrance fees to the various sites
• Air Conditioned non-smoking vehicle
• Transportation in tours
• Local taxes