Wonders of Cappadocia in One Day: Yellow Tour is a perfect way to explore the wonders of Cappadocia in just one day. This tour takes you to some of the most fascinating destinations in the region, each offering a unique perspective on the history, culture, and natural beauty of Cappadocia.
First on the itinerary is the Derinkuyu Underground City, an ancient subterranean city that served as a refuge for early Christians fleeing persecution. This fascinating underground city is a testament to the resourcefulness and creativity of the ancient inhabitants of Cappadocia.
Next, the tour will take you to the Ihlara Valley, a stunning canyon with a river running through it. The valley is home to several rock-cut churches and monasteries that date back to the 4th century. The valley's natural beauty, combined with its rich history, makes it a must-visit destination.
After exploring the Ihlara Valley, the tour will head to the Selime Monastery, a remarkable rock-cut monastery that resembles a fortress. The monastery is one of the largest and most well-preserved rock-cut structures in Cappadocia, and offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape.
Finally, the tour will visit Pigeon Valley, a picturesque valley filled with thousands of pigeon houses carved into the rocks. The valley is named after the thousands of pigeons that once roosted here, and the pigeon droppings were used as fertilizer for the local crops.
- Pick up from the hotel or location
- Drop off to the hotel or location
- Licensed Tour Guide Services
- Entrance fees
- Air conditioned vehicles
- Parking fees
- Local taxes
- Personal Expenses
- You'll be picked up from your hotel in the morning and driven to the first stop of the day, the ancient underground city of Derinkuyu.
- After exploring the underground city, you'll head to Ihlara Valley, where you can walk along the river and admire the stunning rock formations and Byzantine-era churches carved into the cliffs.
- Next, you'll visit Selime Monastery, which is perched on a cliff and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape.
- The tour then continues to Yaprakhisar Panorama, where you can take in panoramic views of the Cappadocia region.
- Finally, you'll visit Pigeon Valley, which is named after the thousands of pigeon houses carved into the cliffs. Here, you can take a leisurely walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
After the tour, you'll be dropped off at your hotel in the evening.